How to watch the season 18 premiere of ‘The Real Housewives of Orange County’

How to watch the season 18 premiere of ‘The Real Housewives of Orange County’

If you followed Real Housewives of Orange County close to each season, you’re probably already planning your viewing party for that week. The latest season brings back a familiar face, Alexis Bellino, which means more drama is coming soon. Bellino’s last appearance on the popular show was in Season 8, but she wasn’t invited back for another season.

Here’s how to watch Real Housewives of Orange County Season 18 premieres this week and when it will air. We also tell you which cast members are returning for another season.

18th season Real Housewives of Orange County will have a premiere Thursday, July 11, 9:00 PM EST on the Bravo channel via cable and satellite.

If you are not currently a cable or satellite subscriber, there are other ways to watch RHOC Season 18 premiere live – as seen on a live streaming service like DirecTV or Fubo.

If you don’t want to sign up for a live TV streaming trial, you can still watch it RHOCyou just won’t be able to watch it on July 11. Instead, you’ll have to wait until the next day, July 12, to watch it. You can watch it the next day on Peacock.


Real Housewives of Orange County exclusively on Peacock, alongside all of Bravo’s programming and more. For $5.99 a month, an ad-supported Peacock subscription lets you stream live NBC sports and events, plus access to thousands of hours of shows and movies, including beloved sitcoms like Parks and recreation AND Office, every Bravo show and Hallmark movie and movies like five nights at freddy’s AND this Super Mario movie.

For $12 per month, you can also upgrade to an ad-free Premium Plus subscription, which includes live access to your local NBC station (not just select sporting events and events) and the ability to download select titles for offline viewing.

And if you are a student and want to watch the new season Love IslandBig 10 basketball games and more, you can take advantage of the Peacock student discount and purchase an ad-supported subscription for just $1.99 per month for 12 months.

$5.99/mo at Peacock

Here is the list of all episodes of season 18 RHOC so far and their air dates.

1. Exes and OCs: July 11, 2024

2. Rent and reputation: July 18, 2024

3. Red Flags and Flag Football: July 25, 2024

4. (untitled): August 1, 2024

Here’s the cast Real Housewives of Orange County Season 18.

  • Shannon Storms Beador

  • Heather Dubrow

  • Tamra Judge

  • Gina Kirschenheiter

  • Emily Simpson

  • Jennifer Pedranti

  • Katie Ginella

  • Alexis Bellino

Here’s a little preview of the first episode of season 18 Real Housewives of Orange County.