Theme Park

Firewhisky arrives at Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter!


Last Friday night, the Hog's Head pub at Universal's Islands of Adventure, along with the Leaky Cauldron at Universal Studios Florida, began serving Blishen's Firewhisky to theme park guests looking to try something with more of a kick than Butterbeer. Read More »

Will Diagon Alley appear at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Hollywood?

Hogwarts Hollywood WWoHP

With excitement surrounding the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood continuing to grow, it has now been hinted that fans can expect to see part of another familiar attraction when the park opens in 2016! Read More »

Universal Orlando Diagon Alley to pick up Thea Award this weekend

Diagon Alley Night

You might remember a little while ago that we posted the exciting news that the Universal Orlando Wizarding World of Harry Potter is going to receive a Thea Award. The award will be given to the theme park by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) as part of the annual TEA Summit this weekend. Read More »

Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hollywood construction update!


We're continuing to count down the days until the Hogsmeade entrance to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hollywood will magically appear. This week, MiceChat brought us updated photos from the construction taking place behind those cinder block barriers, and all they've done is make us more anxious for the grand opening! Read More »

Art director releases blueprints and set pictures from “Deathly Hallows – Parts 1 & 2″ and WWoHP

Hogwarts set design (660x330)

Set designer and art director Nicholas Henderson recently released some very interesting pictures and blueprints from his time spent working on "Deathly Hallows - Parts 1 & 2 on his Tumblr page. Read More »

TEA Summit to discuss success of Universal Orlando Diagon Alley expansion

Wizarding World Diagon Alley

In November of last year, it was announced that the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley expansion at Univeral Orlando had been awarded three prizes by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA). Read More »

Watch highlights from A Harry Potter Celebration at Universal Orlando!


Are you sad that you missed out on A Harry Potter Celebration at Universal Orlando this weekend? Well, luckily for all of us, several videos from the event have been posted online, which mean that we can catch up with many of the highlights from the weekend. Read More »

Pottermore announces the Proudest House Contest


This weekend the now annual celebration of "Harry Potter" takes place in Orlando. To coincide with this celebration, Pottermore has announced that it will be running a House Pride competition this weekend. Read More »

New images show progress at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Studios Hollywood


Check out the latest construction photos for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood! Read More »

UPDATED: Schedule revealed for A Celebration of Harry Potter!


Universal has now unveiled the full, official schedule for A Celebration of Harry Potter. Included are discussions with "Harry Potter" cast members, graphic designers MinaLima, wand masterclass sessions with wand combat choreographer Paul Harris, and more! Read More »

Universal Studios Japan on track to break record visitor numbers thanks to “Harry Potter”

Inside Universal Studios Japan Theme Park And USJ Co. Chief Executive Officer Glenn Gumpel Interview

"Harry Potter" must be a winning formula - Universal Studios Japan has seen record visitor numbers since opening its own branch of the Wizarding World! Read More »

Win tickets to a special social media meet-up in Universal’s Diagon Alley!


Bummed out because you don't have tickets to Universal's Celebration of Harry Potter? A contest running this month will give you a chance to attend one day of the festivities plus a special social media meet-up! Read More »

New construction photos show latest Wizarding World developments at Universal Studios Hollywood


As construction on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter continues at Universal Studios Hollywood, new photos show just how far the theme park has come! Read More »

Hot butterbeer now being served at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter!


Visitors at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter can now sip hot butterbeer to keep out the winter chill! It was announced today that the new form of the wizarding drink is available throughout the theme park, and it makes a cozy alternative to the already popular cold, frozen, and ice cream butterbeer varieties. Read More »

Universal Orlando presented with awards for Diagon Alley

Wizarding World Diagon Alley

All those long lines this summer in Orlando, Florida, were worth it. The attention to detail and the complete immersion into Harry Potter's world led to the theme park being awarded with one of the industry's highest honors. Read more here! Read More »

UPDATED: “Harry Potter” cast members to appear at A Celebration of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort!


Universal Orlando Resort's A Celebration of Harry Potter is getting closer, and there are going to be some magical special guests in attendance! Find out who will be there! Read More »

Construction photos: Hogsmeade taking shape at Wizarding World in Hollywood

WWoHP Hollywood Construction Sept 2014

Construction on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood is now well underway, and some new photos show Hogsmeade and Hogwarts coming along nicely! Read More »

In memoriam: Bob Weitkamp, WB SVP Global Themed Entertainment

Bob Weitkamp Memorial

We true fans know that literally hundreds of people contributed to creating the world of "Potter" films that we love - Not just actors, directors, and screenwriters but also people who worked behind the scenes in props, costuming, negotiations - the list is endless. This week the "Potter" community has lost one of the little-known but influential people who helped shaped the "Potter" fandom: Bob Weitkamp. Read More »

New “Fountain of Fair Fortune” show premieres at Universal Orlando!


Only this week, we posted an interview with designer Michael Curry in which a brand new "Beedle the Bard" show was hinted at. Now, "Attractions Magazine" has revealed that a brand new show, another of Beedle the Bard's tales, is now being performed at the park! Read More »

Exclusive! Production designer Michael Curry talks Diagon Alley’s “Tale of the Three Brothers”

Michael Curry Three Brothers Feature1

In an exclusive interview with MuggleNet, production designer and award-winning artist Michael Curry opens up about bringing "The Tale of the Three Brothers" to life for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley and hints at possible upcoming WWoHP projects. Read More »