Credit: MTV

As Wetpaint Entertainment was the first to report, Jersey Shore Season 6 will begin filming at the end of May and conclude in July.

Now, TMZ reports that filming will conclude on July 7, to be exact. In the past, the cast has spent around two months in the Shore house in Seaside. This brief shooting schedule could mean many things, but we’re guessing that Snooki’s pregnancy has something to do with it.

Snooki has said that she is currently a little over five months pregnant (implying that she may have conceived the short ‘n’ tan mini-meatball with fiance Jionni LaValle around Christmas). That means that by July, she’ll be in her seventh month — surely a critical time for a mom-to-be, at the start of her third trimester. Either Snooks or MTV must have agreed that it wouldn’t be the wisest choice to have Snooki in such a stressful, 24/7 filming mode.

On a different note, at least we’ll get to see the amazing eight celebrate two major holidays — Memorial Day and Independence Day — at the Shore. And don’t forget that Pauly D and The Situation have birthdays around the 4th of July, so we’ll get to see if the roommates exclude Mike from Pauly’s big day like they did last year, and how Mike handles turning 30 while sober!

Need a Jersey Shore fix? Catch the next new episode of The Pauly D Project on Thursday, May 17  at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on MTV.

Source: TMZ

Molly Friedman is an editor at Wetpaint Entertainment. Follow her on Twitter @MollyFriedman.

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