Rainbow Dash prepares for an upcoming contest by trying to pull off an old move she succeeded long ago, to win a contest and a day with the Wonderbolts. To help Fluttershy cheer for Dash, Twilight's magic help them all move to where the contest is held, in the sky. But the wings that Rarity gains are so beautiful that she is tempted to join the same contest as Rainbow Dash. Can she gather the confidence to win, or even compete, or will she be overshadowed by her friend?
"Get your muzzle out of those books and make some friends!" That's what Princess Celestia tells Twilight Sparkle. She may be the smartest unicorn in Equestria, but Twilight Sparkle gets an "incomplete" in friendship. There's more to life than learning magic, after all - so she goes to Ponyville on a mission to make friends. There she meets five special ponies who take her on exciting adventures and teach her the most powerful magic of all... the magic of friendship!