The Bachelor is a dating game show that debuted in 2002 on ABC.
Miss Piggy appeared on March 3, 2014 to tell host Chris Harrison about her upcoming wedding in Muppets Most Wanted. She introduces Kermit, but Harrison can tell something is off about him. This season's contestant, Juan Pablo Galavis, also suspects something strange is going on, when the real Kermit enters and exposes Constantine for stealing his identity.
- In 2011's The Muppets, the show is referenced on the schedule of CDE (spoofing ABC) as "The Bachelor Set."
- "The Bear-chealor" is one of several shows Fozzie Bear pitches to Scooter in the Muppets Now episode "Fever Pitch".
- In an image posted to the Facebook page of The Bachelor Canada in 2012, Bachelor Brad Smith supported Movember with an Elmo "This Might Tickle" t-shirt.
- Backstreet Boys appeared in week 3 for season 21
- Terry Crews appeared in week 3 for season 23
- Terry Fator appear in week 4 for season 20
- Billy Eichner appeared in week 2 for season 23
- Jimmy Kimmel appeared in season 19 and season 20
- Megan Mullally appeared in week 2 for season 23
- Nick Offerman appeared in week 2 for Season 23
- Fred Willard is guest announcer for season 24.