Spring and Summer TV Time! When Do Your Favorite Shows Premiere?

Ready, set, DVR! Get our calendar of airdates for returning and new series

By Gigi Dubois May 15, 2011 3:00 AMTags
Tim Riggins, Friday Night Lights, Anna Paquin, True Blood, Angie Harmon, Rizzoli and Isles, Matt Bomer, White CollarBill Records/NBC; USA/David Giesbrecht; Karen Neal/TNT; John P. Johnson/HBO

Your favorite shows might be ending soon, but that just means that your other favorite shows are just starting! After all, TV doesn't get a vacation in the spring and summer.

You didn't think we would compile a list of season finale dates without keeping in mind that tons of TV shows will be premiering right after, did you? Never fear, we've put together the list of dates to mark down on your calendar, so you can be prepared for the beginning of True Blood, White Collar, Game of Thrones and so many more…

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Spring/Summer 2011 Premieres

Mon., May 16
The Real Housewives of New Jersey (Bravo), 9 p.m.

Mon., May 23
The Bachelorette (ABC), 8 p.m.  

Thurs., May 26
So You Think You Can Dance, Part One (Fox), 8 p.m.

Mon., May 30
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NBC), 9 p.m.  
Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition (ABC), 10 p.m.

Tues., May 31
America's Got Talent (NBC), 9 p.m.
Million Dollar Decorators (Bravo), 10 p.m.

Wed., June 1
So You Think You Can Dance, Part Two (Fox), 8 p.m. 
America's Got Talent (NBC), 8 p.m. 
Franklin & Bash (TNT), 9 p.m.
Men of a Certain Age (TNT), 10 p.m.  

Sun., June 5
The Real L Word
(Showtime), 10 p.m.
Teen Wolf (MTV), 11 p.m.

Mon., June 6
MasterChef, Part One (Fox), 8 p.m.  
Switched at Birth (ABC Family), 9 p.m.  

Tues., June 7
MasterChef, Part Two (Fox), 8 p.m. 
White Collar (USA), 9 p.m.
Covert Affairs (USA), 10 p.m.

Sun., June 12
The Real Housewives of New Jersey (Bravo), 9 p.m.  

Tues., June 14
Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family), 8 p.m.  
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (ABC Family), 9 p.m.
Memphis Beat (TNT), 9 p.m. 
HawthoRNe (TNT), 10 p.m.

Wed., June 15
Rocco's Dinner Party (Bravo), 11 p.m. (moving to regular 10 p.m. slot the following week)

Thurs., June 16
Wipeout (ABC), 8 p.m.

Sun., June 19
Falling Skies (TNT), 9 p.m.

Tues., June 21
101 Ways to Leave a Game Show (ABC), 9 p.m.
The Hot Zone (ABC), 10 p.m. 

Thurs., June 23
Burn Notice (USA), 9 p.m.
Suits (USA), 10 p.m.
Expedition Impossible (ABC), 9 p.m.
Rookie Blue (ABC), 10 p.m. 

Sun., June 26
True Blood (HBO), 9 p.m.
Leverage (TNT), 9 p.m.  
What's It Worth? (NBC), TK p.m.  
The Marriage Ref (NBC), 10 p.m.  

Mon., June 27
Weeds (Showtime), 10 p.m.  
The Big C (Showtime), 10:30 p.m.  

Wed., June 29
Melissa & Joey (ABC Family), 8 p.m.
The Great State of Georgia (ABC Family), 8:30 p.m.
Royal Pains (USA), 9 p.m.
Necessary Roughness (USA), 10 p.m.

Thurs., July 7
Big Brother (CBS), 9 p.m.

Fri., July 8
Torchwood: Miracle Day (Starz), 8 p.m.

Sun., July 10
Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO), 10 p.m. 

Mon., July 11
Eureka (Syfy), 8 p.m.
Warehouse 13 (Syfy), 9 p.m.
The Closer (TNT), 9 p.m.
Rizzoli and Isles (TNT), 10 p.m.
Alphas (Syfy), 10 p.m.

Wed., July 13
Damages (DirecTV), 10 p.m.
Rescue Me (FX), 10 p.m. 

Fri., July 15
Haven (Syfy), 10 p.m.

Sun., July 17
Breaking Bad (AMC), 10 p.m. 

Tues., July 19
Hell's Kitchen (Fox), 9 p.m.  
Web Therapy (Showtime), 11 p.m.

Sun., July 24
Same Name (CBS), 9 p.m.
(HBO), 10:30 p.m.

Tues., Aug. 2
Take the Money and Run (ABC), 9 p.m. 

Thurs., Aug. 4
Jersey Shore (MTV), 10 p.m.

Mon., Aug. 8
Bachelor Pad (ABC), 8 p.m.
America's Karaoke Challenge (ABC), 10 p.m.

Mon., Aug. 15
The Lying Game (ABC Family), 9 p.m.