Celebrate good times, come on! Oh, wait, this is Mystic Falls and there are none of those? OK.
According to The Vampire Diaries synopsis for Season 4, Episode 23, “Graduation,” lots of (dead) people show up to watch Mystic Falls High School send its seniors off. The town is full of malevolent spirits, but an unexpected hero comes to save the day, if not the graduation ceremony.
THURSDAY, MAY 16
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES — (8:00–9:00 p.m. ET)
“Graduation” (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
WHO WILL TAKE THE CURE? — On Graduation Day, Mystic Falls is overrun with ghosts intent on settling old scores and fulfilling their supernatural destinies. Damon's (Ian Somerhalder) life is in danger after a ghostly encounter, while Matt (Zach Roerig) and Rebekah (Claire Holt) join forces to battle a ghost determined to find the cure. As everyone gathers for the graduation ceremony and the ghosts converge, help comes from an unlikely hero. Caroline (Candice Accola) receives a touching and unexpected graduation present, and Bonnie’s (Kat Graham) plan leads to the closing of the veil. Elena (Nina Dobrev) makes a decision about the Salvatore brothers and faces an epic confrontation with Katherine (Nina Dobrev). Finally, Stefan (Paul Wesley) discovers a horrifying clue to the mystery surrounding Silas. Chris Grismer directed the episode written by Caroline Dries & Julie Plec (#423).