Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

Boys in Hogsmeade
Kara Killen

Kara Killen, November 8, 2017

Reading Time 3 minute read

A Wonderful, Wizarding Holiday Treat

Fans of J.K. Rowling's books know that the author took special delight in creating cozy Christmas scenes, from the Weasleys' annual monogrammed sweaters to the Great Hall's holiday feasts. And now, for the first time ever, Universal Orlando will transform the Wizarding World of Harry Potter into a spectacular celebration of Christmas and all the joy and wonderment it brings. So, if you are looking for something extra special to experience this holiday season, look no further than to the magical world inhabited by Harry, Hermione, Ron, Professor Dumbledore and all the other intriguing characters your family loves so much.

'Tis the Season to Bring the Little Muggles to Their Dream Holiday Destination

You don't have to imagine Hogwarts Castle™ lit up with Christmas lights at night during the holidays' event at Universal Orlando you can live it. Diagon Alley™ is transformed with festive and unique décor, as well as brilliant lighting. Christmas lights shine in glittery splendor along the buildings and trees. Friends and family will be surrounded by the magic of the holidays with special holiday treats and drinks, and an atmosphere that is brimming with excitement. King's Cross Station features buskers singing holiday favorites, and you won't want to miss the sway and groove of the singing sorceress Celestina Warbeck and the Banshees who have a sensational show prepared just for the occasion. How about falling under the the spell of "A Cauldron Full of Hot, Strong Love" this holiday season?

Bring Holiday Memories Home

Across the way at Universal's Islands of Adventure™, Hogsmeade™ was simply made for this time of year. The shops look so quaint and festive decorated in garlands. The a cappella Frog Choir has prepared a special yuletide show and there are delicious seasonal treats and drinks to share. Hot Butterbeer, anyone? The whole family can raise a toast to the holidays with a hot version of the non-alcoholic, butterscotch-infused drink. There will also be a wide selection of new custom-made Christmas ornaments to bring all the cherished memories home. This includes Hogwarts crest and mascot ornaments, decorative Hogwarts castle snow globes, and a collection of unique tree toppers and house pennant garlands. Take this opportunity to enrich your collection of holiday decorations with exceptional memorabilia that will bring your family joy for years to come.

Experience a Unique Fantasy-filled Projection Mapping Show

Each evening, as the stars begin to shine, a stunning, state-of-the-art projection wraps Hogwarts Castle in spectacular holiday spirit, bringing "Christmas moments inspired by the Harry Potter series to life." Everyone will enjoy colorful imagery and impressive dimensional animations set to a musical arrangement from the Harry Potter films.

Give the gift of wizardry and wonder this Christmas for a holiday treat your family will always treasure and never forget.

Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ will run from Saturday, November 18, 2017 to Saturday, January 6, 2018 and is included in the general admission to the parks.

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