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Special Guests Announced for WWoHP Hollywood Opening!

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is set to finally open at Universal Studios Hollywood on Thursday, April 7. To celebrate, Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley), Warwick Davis (Professor Filius Flitwick/Griphook), and Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) will be walking the red carpet for the Grand Opening event! Read More »

RUMOR: A Holiday Yule Ball at Universal Orlando?

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Could Universal Orlando be planning a special Yule Ball for the holidays? Rumor has it, they might be! Read More »

“SpeakBeasty” Episode 4: “Newt & His Flying Coat”

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Join hosts Aaron, Ariel, Claire, and Shannen as they discuss why Magizoology matters, the fantastic elements of costume design, and more for Episode 4 of MuggleNet's "Fantastic Beasts" podcast! Read More »

A Celebration of Harry Potter Day 2 Highlights!

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Another busy day at Universal Orlando's A Celebration of Harry Potter has finished, and there are plenty of highlights to bring you - including new "Fantastic Beasts" and "Cursed Child" sneak peeks! Read More »

Sneak Preview of “Cursed Child” Revealed at Orlando’s Celebration of Harry Potter!

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There's already been one big piece of news from this weekend's Celebration of Harry Potter in Orlando, but surprises for fans aren't over yet! Today, a special sneak preview of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" was released at the Celebration and online! Read More »

Seven Types of People You’ll Meet at A Celebration of Harry Potter

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A Celebration of Harry Potter is taking place at the Universal Orlando theme parks January 29-31. Crowds at events such as these always have a few stand-out individuals. Here is a list of the types of people you can expect to see if you're planning on going to the Wizarding World at the end of the month. Read More »

Official Schedule Released for A Celebration of Harry Potter 2016!

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Universal Orlando has released the official schedule for this year's A Celebration of Harry Potter! Take a look! Read More »

Want to Celebrate “Potter” in Orlando Next Month? Enter Now!

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Still hoping to go to the Celebration of Harry Potter in Orlando? Here's your chance! Read More »

Eeylops Owl Emporium at WWoHP Orlando to Become Sweet Shop

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Eeylops Owl Emporium at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando is going to become a sweet shop! Find out more here! 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

UPDATED: Schedule revealed for A Celebration of Harry Potter!

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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 »

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

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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

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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!

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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 »

Fantastical Orlando giveaway winners explore Diagon Alley

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Remember our Fantastical Orlando giveaway? Our winner, Bryan, and his wife Emily share their experience with us! Check it out here! Read More »

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

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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 »

The ABCs of LeakyCon 2014: “Harry Potter”

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There was certainly no shortage of Pottermania at this year's LeakyCon, which took place from July 30 to August 3 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida. Following up on our first recap of the event, here is a list of "Harry Potter" related memories we shared with our fellow attendees! Read More »