When does the new season start and when will the patches go live? This post will give you an overview of all important dates. At the end of the post you will also find links to add those dates to your calendar.

Just a few more days and the preseason will be over. In the LoL client you can see that the new ranked season will start on January 8th, 2021. Then all ranks are reset and it is up to you to prove yourself in the ladder again.

The first patch of the 2021 season will go live two days earlier (on January 6th, 2021). You can find the entire overview of the patches in 2021 here:

PatchScheduled forEvents
11.1Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021Ranked Season 11 Start
11.2Thursday, Jan 21, 2021 
11.3Wednesday, Feb 3, 2021 
11.4Thursday, Feb 18, 2021 
11.5Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 
11.6Wednesday, Mar 17, 2021Spring Split Playoffs Patch
11.7Wednesday, Mar 31, 2021 
11.8Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021 
11.9Wednesday, Apr 28, 2021MSI Patch
11.10Wednesday, May 12, 2021 
11.11Wednesday, May 26, 2021 
11.12Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021 
11.13Wednesday, Jun 23, 2021 
11.14Thursday, Jul 8, 2021 
11.15Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021 
11.16Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021Summer Split Playoffs Patch
11.17Wednesday, Sep 1, 2021 
11.18Wednesday, Sep 15, 2021 
11.19Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021World Championship Patch
11.20Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 
11.21Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021 
11.22Wednesday, Nov 10, 2021 
11.23Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021Preseason 12 Patch
11.24Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021

You can also import the dates of the patches into your calendar. For this, select the corresponding link:

League of Legends Patch Schedule (iOS)

League of Legends Patch Schedule (Google Calendar)