Cherry Stace created her own version of geocaching to include “Harry Potter” and is inviting her entire community to join.
- Sat, Oct 3
- Christian Coulson's birthday
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Illustrated Edition
- Sun, Oct 4
- Minerva McGonagall's birthday
- Will Theakston's birthday
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Illustrated Edition
- Mon, Oct 5
- Dumbledore's Army forms at the Hog's Head
- Tiana Benjamin's birthday
- Tue, Oct 6
- Scarlett Byrne's birthday
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone Illustrated Edition
- Wed, Oct 7
- Umbridge almost catches Sirius in Gryffindor Tower fireplace
- Educational Decree No. 24 is passed
- Mark Radcliffe's birthday
- Thu, Oct 8
- Ian Hart's birthday
- “Pity you can’t attach an extra arm to yours [broom], Malfoy. Then it could catch the Snitch for you.”
- December 4, 2008 – The Tales of Beedle the Bard is released in the United States and United Kingdom. To the dismay of some Harry Potter fans, many bookstores did not hold midnight release parties like they did for other books in the Harry Potter series.
Did You Know
- Forty versions of Salazar Slytherin’s infamous locket had to be created to accommodate Harry Potter and Ron Weasley’s failed attempts to destroy it during filming.