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UPDATED: A Celebration of Harry Potter 2016 Dates Announced!

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Exciting news - the dates for the third annual A Celebration of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando have been announced! Read More »

Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hollywood Construction Making Great Progress

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It’s been a few months since we last updated you on construction at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hollywood, and these new photos from MiceChat show that Universal has made significant progress! Read More »

Video: Universal Orlando Celebrates One Year of Diagon Alley at London King’s Cross!

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Watch the video commemorating the one-year anniversary of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley at King's Cross London! Read More »

Leaky Cauldron Wins Theme Park Insider Awards!

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The winners of the 2015 Theme Park Insider Awards have been announced, and attractions from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Orlando have taken home not one but two of the top prizes! Read More »

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley is coming to London!

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To mark the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley opening, Diagon Alley will be showcased at London King’s Cross in a truly unique scenario with 3D street art, or "anamorphic" art, which is a piece of two-dimensional artwork that looks 3D when completed. Read More »

Celebrate the First Birthday of Diagon Alley with a Magical Photo Op!

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Universal Studios Orlando is celebrating the first birthday of its new Diagon Alley attraction by hosting a magical photo op for "Harry Potter" fans! Read More »

Vote Leaky Cauldron for Best Amusement Park Restaurant!

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The Leaky Cauldron has been nominated for "USA Today"'s best amusement park restaurant, and you can help it win! Find out where to vote online here. Read More »

Universal Orlando’s WWoHP Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary!

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It's hard to believe that it has been five years since the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Orlando first opened! Five years out, millions of "Potter" fans have visited the park, the Diagon Alley expansion has opened, and Hogsmeade parks have opened at several locations around the world. Read More »

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Hollywood’s “exciting news” revealed!

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Last month, Universal Studios Hollywood teased that they had some "exciting news" to share about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Now, they've revealed what we have to look forward to in 2016! Read More »

Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hollywood merchandise preview!

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"Theme Park Insider" has revealed that pass holders have been given a first look at the range of merchandise that will be on offer at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hollywood. Read More »

Universal Studios Japan Unveils a “New Magical Experience”!

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Today, Universal Studios Japan made a thrilling announcement concerning its version of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park. Read More »

Universal Studios Hollywood to Reveal “Exciting News” About Its 2016 Arrival!

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We have been anxiously awaiting this day! On Tuesday, June 2nd at 1PM ET / 10AM PT, Universal Studios Hollywood is going to reveal some "exciting news" regarding the Wizarding World of Harry Potter's 2016 arrival! Read More »

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey best ride that doesn’t go upside down

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Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey was ranked #1 on list of rides that don't go upside down! Find out what other rides made the list, and what "Potter" ride surprisingly did not, here! Read More »

WWoHP continues bringing in the Galleons for Comcast Corp

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Comcast Corp attributes first-quarter success to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! Read all about it, and discover some fun facts about the theme park, here! Read More »

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

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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?

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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

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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!

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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 »

TEA Summit to discuss success of Universal Orlando Diagon Alley expansion

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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!

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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 »