'Jersey Shore' Cast Will Return To New Jersey For A Fifth Season; Season 4 Premiere Date Announced

Sammi 'Sweetheart' Gianicola, Deena Nicole Cortese, Ronnie Ortiz Magro, Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino, Paul 'Pauly D' DelVecchio, Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi, Jenny 'JWoww' Farley and Vinny Guadagnino attend 'Jersey Shore' photocall at Hotel Brunelleschi in Florence, Italy, on May 19, 2011 Sammi 'Sweetheart' Gianicola, Deena Nicole Cortese, Ronnie Ortiz Magro, Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino, Paul 'Pauly D' DelVecchio, Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi, Jenny 'JWoww' Farley and Vinny Guadagnino attend 'Jersey Shore' photocall at Hotel Brunelleschi in Florence, Italy, on May 19, 2011

The long-awaited “Jersey Shore” Season 4 premiere has been given an airdate.

The fourth season of the hit reality show – set in beautiful Florence, Italy — will premiere on August 4 at 10 PM on MTV, the network announced on Friday.

Click HERE to see photos of the “Shore” gang in Italy!

And, in further fist-pump-worthy news, Snooki and the rest of the “GTL” kids will return to Seaside Heights, NJ (their original stomping grounds), for a fifth season of the hit series.

Production on Season 5 is set to begin this month, according to MTV.

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