Tonight is episode 7 of season 3 of Vampire Diaries and there is a lot of exciting happenings going on during the Night Of Illumination. We are looking forward to Damon’s surprise ghostly visitor as well as how Elena intends to get Stefan back.
As Mystic Falls prepares to celebrate the traditional Illumination Night, the town is invaded by spirits of the dead. After a particularly violent encounter with an angry spirit, Damon asks Bonnie to find the reason behind the ghosts’ surprising power. Elena convinces Jeremy to use his connection to the other side to help her find a new way to reach Stefan, leading Jeremy to a terrible choice. Finally, Alaric discovers a long-hidden clue to the past.
This evenings episode begins with Damon being chained up in his own house by Mason Lockwood. Damon thinks that Stefan is responsible for this. He can’t see Mason although Mason is looking for revenge.
The town is in the middle of “The Night Of Illumination”, decorating and listening to history. Alaric and Jeremy are hanging out watching the history speaker and Anna has decided to join in. Damon pulls up to Bonnie and tells her there is a ghost problem and he is being harassed by Mason Lockwood.
Later Elena, Jeremy and Alaric at lunch talking about the dead and reaching Anna to ask her some questions.
Check out the official recap at our sister site, Tragicomical!
Update: Also, check out the preview video for next week’s episode of the Vampire Diaries, titled, Ordinary People.