On Oct. 9, Universal Orlando Resort and Warner Bros. announced the return of “A Celebration of Harry Potter,” which will take place on Jan. 26-28, 2018.
This fan event is only available to experience at Universal Orlando, and will feature many experiences that will give guests the chance to celebrate their love for the Wizarding World.
For the first time in the event’s history, Stanislav Yanevski (Viktor Krum) will be in attendance to the event, along with returners James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley). More special guests and talent will be announced in the future.
During the celebration, guests will be able to:
- Experience and participate in the activities and displays at the Harry Potter Expo
- Attend Q&A session with select film talent
- Enjoy panels and demonstrations that give fans a close look behind-the-scenes of the “Potter” films
- Immerse themselves by visiting the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade and Dragon Alley, as well as ride the Hogwarts Express between the two lands
Vacation packages for the event are on sale now. On-site hotel packages start at $285 per adult per night, and include benefits like special access to the Harry Potter Expo, admission to a private reception in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, special access to demonstrations, panels and workshops.
Packages will also include a three-night hotel stay at an on-site hotel, and three-day, two-park, park-to-park tickets to Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure. There are also packages with special rates and benefits for Annual Passholders and Florida Residents. Packages are available for the Celebration on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more information, visit the Celebration of Harry Potter website.