Today is the day all Potterheads anxiously await – the announcement of the A Celebration of Harry Potter 2017 Event at Universal Orlando! I went for the first time this year and it was AMAZING! It is basically the ultimate Harry Potter experience and something every Potterhead has to do at least once. This special weekend event will take place January 27 – 29, 2017 and will be full of exciting experiences that allow guests to celebrate J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World.
A Celebration of Harry Potter 2017 Details
All general admission park guests will have the opportunity to:
- Attend Q&A sessions with select film talent (complete talent lineup will be announced at a later date)
- Experience and participate in the interactive and unique exhibits at the “A Celebration of Harry Potter” Expo, featuring brand partners from J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World such as Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, Pottermore, Scholastic, MinaLima, and Harry Potter: The Exhibition
- Enjoy special panels and demonstrations regarding various aspects of the Harry Potter stories
Guests will also be able to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade at Universal’s Islands of Adventure and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida. Plus, ride the Hogwarts Express between the two lands with a Park-to-Park ticket.
Special vacation packages, including annual pass holder packages, are on sale now. On-site hotel packages start at $249 per adult per night, including tax, and include exclusive benefits such as special guest access to the “A Celebration of Harry Potter” Expo, admission to a private evening reception in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and special guest access to panels and demonstrations. Packages also include three-night hotel accommodations, three-day Park-to-Park tickets to both Universal Studios Florida & Universal’s Islands of Adventure and more. Packages are available on a first come, first served basis. For complete package details, visit www.universalorlando.com/celebration.
Tickets and vacation packages sell out quickly every year, so be sure to grab yours by checking back for more updates and details as A Celebration of Harry Potter gets closer annually!