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Diagon Alley preview picture and video roundup!

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As I'm sure you'll be aware, over the last few days some MuggleNet staff members were lucky enough to be at the preview event for Diagon Alley! Last night saw the preview of Diagon Alley itself take place, and we were able to get lots of pictures and videos as the event happened. If you missed out on seeing the pictures as they were posted, check them all out below in our handy roundup, and look out for a full report coming soon! Read More »

Exciting new photos from Universal Studios Orlando

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"Attractions Magazine" has posted some exciting new photos of the Diagon Alley/London expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! Read More »

First look at interactive wands at Wizarding World

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There have been rumors circulating the web about the potential introduction of interactive wands at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park in Orlando. Now, thanks to the Universal Orlando blog, we have confirmation of this exciting feature, as well as our first look at the wands in action with none other than James and Oliver Phelps and Bonnie Wright! Read More »

List of cast members attending Diagon Alley VIP preview week

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As we mentioned earlier, this week is the VIP and media preview week at the Diagon Alley expansion at Universal Studios! The Universal Orlando blog has just released a list of "Harry Potter" cast members who will be in attendance! Read More »

Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley Preview Week schedule released!

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We've been waiting what seems like forever to find out when Universal Orlando will announce the opening date to the newest addition to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and FINALLY, we have more information! Read More »

Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando Resort – Opening on June 30?

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After much speculation over when the Diagon Alley expansion at Universal Orlando Resort is going to open, we have our first piece of hard evidence - or do we? Read More »

Universal Studios Orlando launches new park app!

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With the opening of Diagon Alley imminent, Universal Orlando has just announced the launch of a new app, which will allow users to view wait lines, explore the park on an interactive map, and more! Read More »

Bonnie Wright and the Phelps twins tour Diagon Alley!

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Bonnie Wright and James and Oliver Phelps took a tour of Universal Orlando's the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley today! Check out some photos here. Read More »

Celestina Warbeck, Gringotts Money Exchange, and more: Diagon Alley entertainment revealed!

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We posted a few days ago about the delicious food visitors are going to be able to enjoy at the Diagon Alley expansion, and now the Universal Orlando blog has revealed what kind of entertainment the park will be offering. Read More »

New details on Leaky Cauldron fare and Fortescue’s ice cream flavors revealed

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We have just received information on some of the brand new delicious food coming to the Diagon Alley expansion at Universal Orlando, thanks to Jim Hill over at the "Huffington Post". You won't believe what delicious dishes and mouthwatering ice cream flavors are coming. We are drooling just thinking about it! Read More »

Universal Studios releases new Diagon Alley video

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Universal Studios has just revealed a brand new video on their YouTube page showing some exciting new footage from the park! Read More »

Vacation packages now available for Diagon Alley

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Universal Orlando Resort has released their first vacation packages for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Check out what the package includes here. Read More »

New Diagon Alley commercial keeps us “dreaming”

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Universal Orlando has released a new commercial for the opening of Diagon Alley, featuring brief glimpses of Gringotts, the fire-breathing dragon, and more. Check it out here! Read More »

First look at Diagon Alley costumes revealed

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A first look of the costumes to be worn in Diagon Alley has just been released! Read More »

“The Tonight Show” offering VIP preview of Diagon Alley!

On Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Universal Orlando Resort will reveal all-new details about Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts – the revolutionary new attraction found within The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley. It will be a groundbreaking, multi-dimensional thrill ride that will place riders in the middle of an incredible adventure as they navigate their way through the Gringotts vaults. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley will open this summer, located within Universal Studios Florida, will double the size of the sweeping area already dedicated to Harry Potter’s adventures at Universal’s Islands of Adventure, expanding it across both Universal theme parks. It will create new experiences based on the signature areas of London, Diagon Alley and Knockturn Alley. HARRY POTTER, characters, names and related indicia are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. © 2014 Universal Orlando Resort. All rights reserved.

Can’t wait to see Diagon Alley for yourself? "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" will be heading out on the road to Universal Studios in Orlando for the taping of new shows, and they’re offering a “first look” at the Diagon Alley theme park! Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe dispels rumors, says he has had “no involvement” in Escape from Gringotts

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As details about the Escape from Gringotts ride in the Diagon Alley emerge, rumors have abounded that the trio reunited to film new scenes for the theme park expansion, but in an interview with the "Daily Beast", Daniel Radcliffe has set the record straight. Read More »

“Today”‘s contest to win a trip to the Grand Opening of Diagon Alley continues!

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We posted last week about the contest "Today" is running in which 25 lucky winners will win an all-inclusive trip to the Grand Opening of Diagon Alley in Orlando. The contest is now in full-swing - have you been keeping up? Read More »

“USA Today” gets first look at Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley

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"USA Today" was given a first look at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Check out their video tour, plus new photos of the area right here. Read More »

New details and concept art emerge for Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts’

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New concept art, videos, and information are released regarding the Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts ride as well as the Diagon Alley grand opening. You can read all about it right here. Read More »

Diagon Alley concept art, including Borgin and Burkes, Knockturn Alley, and the Gringotts dragon

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Along with the recent news about the Wizarding World expansion opening in mid-June, we now get a look at some of the exciting new features of Diagon Alley. Some concept art has been revealed, giving us a new look at Knockturn Alley, Borgin and Burkes, the dragon atop Gringotts, and what looks like streets in Hogsmeade and London. Read More »