Spoilers for the 4th episode of Vampire Diaries titled as ' Family Ties '.
Elena and Stefan go to the town's annual Founder's Party. Vicki wants Tyler to take her to the party. Damon tells Elena about the history of the Salvatore's. Stefan tries to cut Damon out of his life.
And some more spoilers:
- Kevin Williamson promises lots of "blood and hormones."
- There is a cocktail party at the Lockwood Mansion, home of Tyler. We meet Tyler's father ("Jonathan," the mayor of Mystic Falls) and mother for the first time.
- Mayor Lockwood and Tyler discuss the future of the football team.
- Mrs. Lockwood is busy with preparations for the Founders' Party.
- Mrs. Lockwood and Tyler discuss his relationship with Vicki.
- We will get background on the Lockwood Mansion, Lockwood ancestors, and some interesting tidbits about the town's history.
- Jenna will run into reporter Logan Fell, an old flame, at the party.
- We meet Sheriff Forbes, Caroline's mother. We learn that their relationship is rather tense, as is the one between the sheriff and her husband. There is reference to someone named "Charlie/Charley."
- We'll meet Mystic Falls clergyman "Pastor Bill."