Universal announces more activities for Harry Potter celebration

By Ashley Carter, Attractions Insider
Last Updated: Monday, January 22, 2018, 1:15 PM EST

With A Celebration of Harry Potter just a few days away, Universal Orlando has announced more activities for the three-day event.

  • More activities, experiences set for Harry Potter celebration
  • Preview of new mobile game, scavenger hunt, costume contest
  • Event: Jan. 26 through Jan. 28

New activities include a preview of the mobile game, “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery,” an in-park scavenger hunt, and a costume contest.

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will also perform music from the first four Harry Potter films.

The Harry Potter Expo will be filled with displays and interactive booths. Warner Bros. will have a “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” virtual reality experience.

Previously announced activities include screenings of Harry Potter films, Q&A sessions with select film stars, a trivia contest and wand lessons.

“Harry Potter” stars are scheduled to attend the event, including Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley), James Phelps, Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley), and Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks).

Access to A Celebration of Harry Potter is included with regular theme park admission. Select activities are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

A Celebration of Harry Potter takes place Jan. 26 through 28.

For more information, visit universalorlando.com.


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