The Vampire Diaries

The Vampire Diaries

Get ready for more epic suspense, romance and thrill rides with The Vampire Diaries. After season 5’s shocking finale sent the characters reeling, season 6 is the story of their journey back to each other, as they explore the duality of good versus evil inside themselves. Fan favorite Matt Davis rejoins the cast as Alaric Saltzman, recently returned from The Other Side.
Get ready for more epic suspense, romance and thrill rides with The Vampire Diaries. After season 5’s shocking finale sent the characters reeling, season 6 is the story of their journey back to each other, as they explore the duality of good versus evil inside themselves. Fan favorite Matt Davis rejoins the cast as Alaric Saltzman, recently returned from The Other Side.

Season 6 (22 episodes)

  • 1. I'll Remember

    Original air date: 10/02/2014 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 10/02/2014 Runtime: 42:33 min. In the season premiere, after spending four months coping with the loss of Damon in a potentially dangerous way, Elena returns to Whitmore College for her sophomore year.

  • 2. Yellow Ledbetter

    Original air date: 10/09/2014 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 10/09/2014 Runtime: 42:33 min. Caroline is shocked to uncover what Stefan has been up to. Damon and Bonnie reluctantly band together to uncover where they are and how they are going to get back home.

  • 3. Welcome to Paradise

    Original air date: 10/16/2014 Runtime: 42:32 min.

    Original air date: 10/16/2014 Runtime: 42:32 min. Stefan returns to Mystic Falls looking for Enzo and is caught off guard when he notices a strange change in Elena. Damon and Bonnie find clues that indicate they may not be alone.

  • 4. Black Hole Sun

    Original air date: 10/23/2014 Runtime: 42:13 min.

    Original air date: 10/23/2014 Runtime: 42:13 min. Damon and Bonnie realize the past may provide clues to going home, forcing Damon to relive one of the worst days of his life. Tripp (COLIN FERGUSON) shares a dark secret with Matt.

  • 5. The World Has Turned and Left Me Here

    Original air date: 10/30/2014 Runtime: 42:28 min.

    Original air date: 10/30/2014 Runtime: 42:28 min. With Homecoming around the corner, Elena invites Liam (recurring guest star MARCO JAMES) to attend a party at the corn maze with her. Tyler’s werewolf curse is put to the test.

  • 6. The More You Ignore Me, The Closer I Get

    Original air date: 11/06/2014 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 11/06/2014 Runtime: 42:33 min. When Alaric realizes Jo (JODI LYN O’KEEFE) can’t be compelled, he asks Elena to look into her background. Damon gets upsetting news and wants to take matters into his own hands.

  • 7. Do You Remember the First Time?

    Original air date: 11/13/2014 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 11/13/2014 Runtime: 42:29 min. Jo (JODI LYN O’KEEFE) opens up to Alaric about her own tragic past. Tyler and Liv (PENELOPE MITCHELL) grow closer, and Damon stumbles upon a startling clue that renews his hope.

  • 8. Fade Into You

    Original air date: 11/20/2014 Runtime: 42:32 min.

    Original air date: 11/20/2014 Runtime: 42:32 min. As Caroline and Elena prepare to host “Friendsgiving” at the dorm, they receive some hopeful news from Alaric and Stefan. Plus, flashbacks to Kai’s (CHRIS WOOD) murderous past.

  • 9. I Alone

    Original air date: 12/04/2014 Runtime: 42:25 min.

    Original air date: 12/04/2014 Runtime: 42:25 min. Damon finds himself in hot water after he carries out a plan that requires Alaric’s unwilling participation. When Elena shares some hopeful news with Jeremy about Bonnie, she is caught off guard by his reaction. Liv (recurring guest star PENELOPE MITCHELL) helps Damon and Elena with their plan to get Bonnie back, but when things take an unexpected turn, she’s left with a difficult choice to make. Elsewhere, Matt takes matters into his own hands when Enzo’s actions cross the line, and Kai’s (recurring guest star CHRIS WOOD) existence continues to be a dangerous threat.

  • 10. Christmas Through Your Eyes

    Original air date: 12/11/2014 Runtime: 41:50 min.

    Original air date: 12/11/2014 Runtime: 41:50 min. With the holidays approaching, Bonnie attempts to replicate her favorite holiday traditions, while reminiscing about happier times in Mystic Falls.

  • 11. Woke Up With a Monster

    Original air date: 01/22/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 01/22/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min. Kai (CHRIS WOOD) holds Elena captive while learning to control his newly acquired magic. Stefan travels with Caroline to North Carolina, but is caught off-guard when Enzo shows up.

  • 12. Prayer for the Dying

    Original air date: 01/29/2015 Runtime: 42:13 min.

    Original air date: 01/29/2015 Runtime: 42:13 min. After Caroline’s plan to cure her mother takes a devastating turn, Elena, Stefan and Damon gather at the hospital. With the merge set to take place, things spiral out of control.

  • 13. The Day I Tried to Live

    Original air date: 02/05/2015 Runtime: 42:34 min.

    Original air date: 02/05/2015 Runtime: 42:34 min. Elena, Jeremy and Damon attempt to send Bonnie a message, but the situation turns dire when they make an unsettling discovery. Jeremy contemplates leaving Mystic Falls for good.

  • 14. Stay

    Original air date: 02/12/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 02/12/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min. It’s Jeremy’s last day in Mystic Falls and Elena puts on a brave face as they reminisce about their past. Stefan and Caroline find themselves growing closer.

  • 15. Let Her Go

    Original air date: 02/19/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 02/19/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min. Elena spends a day with Caroline and grows concerned when she starts noticing a strange change in Caroline’s behavior. Damon revisits painful memories involving his own mother.

  • 16. The Downward Spiral

    Original air date: 03/12/2015 Runtime: 42:17 min.

    Original air date: 03/12/2015 Runtime: 42:17 min. After shutting off her humanity, Caroline gives her friends an unexpected ultimatum. Damon’s world is rocked after learning devastating news about his mother (ANNIE WERSCHING).

  • 17. A Bird in a Gilded Cage

    Original air date: 03/19/2015 Runtime: 42:31 min.

    Original air date: 03/19/2015 Runtime: 42:31 min. Damon travels to the 1903 prison world. Enzo and Alaric’s attempt to reel Caroline in doesn’t go as planned. An unexpected gift from Bonnie leaves Damon shaken to his core.

  • 18. I Never Could Love Like That

    Original air date: 04/16/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 04/16/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min. Helping victims after Stefan and Caroline’s latest killing spree, Elena discovers Jo (JODI LYN O’KEEFE) is pregnant. A round of karaoke gets Tyler and Matt in a dodgy situation.

  • 19. Because

    Original air date: 04/23/2015 Runtime: 42:12 min.

    Original air date: 04/23/2015 Runtime: 42:12 min. Damon brings up his and Elena’s future together and what life would be like if they weren't vampires. Enzo learns the truth about the day he was turned into a vampire.

  • 20. I'd Leave My Happy Home For You

    Original air date: 04/30/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 04/30/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min. Elena asks Bonnie and Jo (JODI LYN O’KEEFE) for advice. Seeing Lily (ANNIE WERSCHING) on a downward spiral, Enzo asks Stefan to intervene. Matt takes his frustrations out on Tyler.

  • 21. I'll Wed You In The Golden Summertime

    Original air date: 05/07/2015 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 05/07/2015 Runtime: 42:29 min. It’s Alaric and Jo’s (JODI LYN O’KEEFE) wedding day. After uncovering major news Damon has been keeping from him, Stefan gives his brother some perspective on a future with Elena.

  • 22. I'm Thinking Of You All The While

    Original air date: 05/13/2015 Runtime: 42:34 min.

    Original air date: 05/13/2015 Runtime: 42:34 min. Season finale: Things take a dramatic turn when an uninvited guest shows up, leaving Elena in terrible jeopardy. Damon is forced to make the most difficult decision of his life.