A new monster is posing as a school councilor; a sprite, with the ability to make make everyone believe that he’s always been there. He convinces Landon to put on a musical about Elena, Caroline, Stefan, Damon, and the founding of the school.
Hope is horrified to find out that everyone is celebrating Christmas in October. Hope, not feeling festive after losing her parents, teams with Clarke, who wants his body back, to find out who is orchestrating the madness.
Josie and Lizzie team up to rescue MG, who wants Alyssa to tell them the Triad Spell and rewrite it. Landon meets Malivore, his father, who is in his true form. However, when he goes to find the Necromancer, he is killed by one of his monsters.