Young Jackie Draper is child who can't communicate with anyone. Into his life comes Puff, the Magic Dragon, who takes the boy to the magical land of Honnah Lee, and the adventure changes young Jackie's life forever.

Based on the hit song by Peter, Paul and Mary, and featuring the voice of Burgess Meredith as Puff, this animated special spawned two sequels (Puff the Magic Dragon in the Land of the Living Lies, Puff and the Incredible Mister Nobody) and was nominated for an Emmy Award.