Harry Potter fans enjoy Olivander's Wand Shop at the wizarding theme park in Orlando
Two years have passed since the final Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2, was released. So Warner Bros, keen to keep the lucrative franchise alive, have decided to launch a three-day festival themed entirely on the magical world created によって JK Rowling.
In a similar vein to the 星, つ星 Wars Celebration events which have been hosted によって Lucasfilm since 1999, A Celebration of Harry Potter will take place January 24-26 2014, during the park's less attended winter season, at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park based in Orlando, Florida.
Park attendees will be able to 登録する in the Celebration activities, which will include Q&As with the stars and the filmmakers, lessons in wand dueling and other muggle fun. However, packages are being offered for between £250 and £450 per person for hardened ファン and will allow access to a private evening reception and early access to the theme park's rides.
There are also rumours that the Celebration may involve a soft launch of the park's awaited Diagon Alley attraction, which is reportedly opening 次 June.
Universal Studios hosted a similar event in November 2011, called the Harry Potter ホーム Entertainment Celebration, which also offered Q&A sessions with the cast and crew and breakfast at The Three Broomsticks, a real life version of the magical pub created によって Rowling.
A remake of JK Rowling's magical pub. "The Three Broomsticks"