The Vampire Diaries Series Finale

The Vampire Diaries Series Finale to Air March 2017 on The CW

It’s official: We have less than four months to spend with Mystic Falls’ finest.

The CW on Wednesday announced that the series finale of The Vampire Diaries will air Friday, March 10 at 8/7c. The following Friday (March 17) will mark the Season 4 premiere of The Originals, which will assume TVD‘s 8 pm time slot.

Now four episodes into its final season, The Vampire Diaries recently revealed that Caroline and Alaric’s nanny Seline — more commonly referred to as “the hot nanny” — is the (even more) sinister sister of siren Sybil. The series also bid farewell to Tyler Lockwood, who met his untimely end at the hands fangs of a spellbound Damon.

Your hopes for The Vampire Diaries‘ last hurrah? For The Originals‘ long-awaited return? Drop ’em in a comment below.