Bonnie is frightened of Stefan until Elena reveals everything to her. Kiefer Sutherland made one great vamp. Damon gives a box of vervain to Sheriff Forbes and she reveals to him all of the vampire hunters in town. Elena's friend, Bonnie, encourages Elena to go for it and talk to him, but she is not convinced to leave her social isolation. Matt drives down the streets of a darkened Mystic Falls, a much bleaker place than it was when Elena was entombed, with Damon Salvatore standing watch from the clock above.
It is revealed that John and Isobel, Alaric's vampire wife, are Elena's biological parents, they had Elena adopted by John's brother for her protection. Tyler's father dies along with them. Meanwhile, Jeremy stops doing drugs and putting off homework after Damon alters his memory of Vicki's death. The Founders Council, including Mayor Lockwood Tyler's father , Carol Lockwood Tyler's mother , Sheriff Forbes Caroline's mother , and reporter Logan Fell, have come to the conclusion that vampires have returned to Mystic Falls due to the drained bodies, and they must retrieve a pocket watch that belongs to the Gilbert family. He tries to revive her with vampire blood while Alaric holds the body of his dying betrothed, Jo. The Council wish to use the Gilbert device to kill all vampires in Mystic Falls.
Is it next week already? Please by removing unnecessary details and making them more concise. Stefan warns Damon that the seal of the tomb has only been temporarily broken, and Elena helps them both escape in order to not be sealed in forever. Nothing goes as planned for both of them during their first day back at school when a mysterious new student, Stefan Salvatore, attracts Elena's attention, leaving her ex-boyfriend Matt jealous as well as her friend Caroline who also likes Stefan Salvatore who sees Elena as her semi-rival. Stefan stakes Bethanne, but Frederick escapes and returns to the farmhouse, where Pearl punishes him for leaving the house against her orders. Anna enters the tomb to find her mother Pearl and helps her escape by having her feed on Elena's blood. Stefan later ends up killing Ben for not obeying his order to leave town.
He feeds on his father to complete his transition. He was later upgraded to series regular status. Meanwhile, Matt and Tyler find themselves in conflict after an incident at the party when Matt sees his mother making out with Tyler, which leads to a brutal fistfight between Matt and Tyler in front of the assembled guests. Anna appears and tells Jeremy that her mother was killed, and that she knows she should not be there, but she has nowhere else to go. Damon sits beside Elena's bed as Tyler leaves the wedding, turning as he goes. The next day Elena meets Stefan at a public place to talk things over. Logan tries to attack him, but gets staked and dies.
He tells Tyler that he likes hanging out with Caroline. Outside the bar, Damon stakes Lexi and kills her before she can attack the sheriff or reveal his secret. It might appeal more to females than males but who knows? Later, Alaric and Damon become friends. Elena promises that she will not tell anyone about him being a vampire but not wanting to deal with the drama, she breaks up with him and the episode ends with her crying inside her house. Jeremy notices his ring, which resembles one worn by vampires. He confronts Damon, and the confrontation ends when Damon stabs Alaric to death with a stake.
Before dying, he reveals that the way to get into the tomb lies in the Gilbert journal. Bonnie offers to remove the spell from the device, which can supposedly kill vampires; it is later revealed that Bonnie only pretended to deactivate the device, due to her vendetta against all vampires. Damon frames Lexi for the death of a local boy by altering his girlfriend's memory and changing her testimony. Come with her or she's out of his life. Elena is still freaked out though and she asks him to leave. I love the Vampire Diaries.
Stefan exhibits some unusual behavior at the Founder's Day event, and things turn ugly when Damon tries to find out why John Gilbert has returned. The season ends with the real Elena entering the house and going toward the kitchen, where Katherine is. Alaric puts Jo in the back of his car and grabs a gun from the glove box when he sees Kai walking toward him. Jeremy and Anna's relationship continues to grow as Anna enrolls at Jeremy's high school just so they could spend time together, and Jeremy attempts to learn as much as possible from her. Damon believes Kai has placed Elena under a spell and demands that he lift it. Lauren Attaway from Star Pulse gave the episode a B+ rate saying that it excelled because the series reached to a turning point.
The season concluded on May 13, 2010, comprising 22 episodes. Caroline's mother, Sheriff Elizabeth Forbes is also a member, despite being friends with Damon, unknown that he is a vampire. All the Gemini witches begin dying with him. Jeremy has become a loner and Elena starts dating a boy named Stefan Salvatore. Elena is involved in a car crash while trying to avoid a man in the middle of the road, but realizes that the man is more than human. John knows every history of Mystic Falls including Katherine and Elena's mother, Isobel.
Anna shows up at the dance, and Jeremy attempts to apologize for using her to become a vampire. She makes Elena realize the value of love, and helps her to take the first step towards renewing a relationship with Stefan. The episode ends with one of the vampires escaping from the tomb. Sheriff Forbes and Logan find the bodies and they know that what killed them was a vampire. The tomb vampires are led by a female vampire named Pearl and her daughter Anna. It tells the story of Elena, a young high school girl 17, who survives the death of his parents trusting in her diary and her two best friends. Elena finds out from a stranger that Stefan eerily resembles somebody named Stefan Salvatore he knew in 1953.