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The Vampire Diaries Season 1

"Founder's Day"

It's all come down to this episode for Vampire Diaries fans. During the hour, Uncle John sets a plan in motion that has dangerous consequences for all at the Founder's Day festival.

Isobel is back this week, and she has a demand for Alaric: set up a meeting with Damon. She also interacts with her daughter, but it doesn't exactly go well.

"Blood Brothers"

This is a significant episode for one major reason: Elena learns just how Stefan and Damon were turned into vampires!

"Miss Mystic Falls"

Damon is Elena's date for the Mystic Falls pageant this week. Stefan continues to battle his blood addiction.

"Under Control"

Welcome to The Vampire Diaries, David Anders. The actor guest stars on this week's episode.

"Let the Right One In"

Stefan and Damon make a dangerous new enemy, and when that lands Stefan in trouble, Damon and Elena try to convince Alaric to work with them to help Stefan.

"There Goes the Neighborhood"

Anna brings a surprising guest to see Damon. Elena and Stefan go on a date with Carolina and Matt. Jenna reunites with old friend Kelly.

"A Few Good Men"

On this episode of The Vampire Diaries, viewers meet a new vampire. Matt's mother also comes to down.

"Fool Me Once"

This week's episode is titled "Fool Me Once." Read on for a detailed recap of events from it.

"Children of the Damned"

Ready to flashback again? This episode takes viewers to a different century and introduces them to Katherine once more.


The show sort of flashes back to the 1950s this week. A school dance forces every character to go retro.


This episode is titled "Bloodlines." It's the first new Vampire Diaries installment after almost two months off the air.

"The Turning Point"

Stefan and Damon find a common enemy this week. The episode is titled "The Turning Point."

"History Repeating"

Welcome to the show, Matt Davis. He debuts as a new teacher on this week's episode.

"162 Candles"

This episode of The Vampire Diaries is titled "162 Candles." Read on for a full recap of events from it.

Can Stefan save Vicki from herself? That's mission during this episode, titled "Haunted."

"Lost Girls"

This is a major episode of The Vampire Diaries. In it, Stefan tells Elena about his past.

"You're Undead to Me"

On this week's episode, Stefan thinks his plan might really work with Damon. The installment is titled "You're Undead to Me."

"Family Ties"

On this episode of Vampire Diaries, there's a major party in town. Stefan takes Elena to it, while Damon reveals more of his family's secrets.

"Friday Night Bites"

This is the third-ever episode of The Vampire Diaries. Its pun-worthy title? Friday Night Bites.

"Night of the Comet"

Damon meets Elena for the first time during this episode. Also, viewers learn more about his plan.

On the pilot episode of The Vampire Diaries, we're taken into a whole, new, scary world. Read through our detailed recap right now!

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