Harry Potter and the Diagon Alley preview week starts now!


It’s finally here! It’s been four years in the making, but we are finally getting ready to take a walk behind the bricks and show you The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando. This week marks the beginning of media previews for the all new area, and we will be bringing you all the latest news, updates and of course pictures and video from all around Universal Orlando Resort.

Stay tuned with us on and Facebook for the latest updates, and up to the minute pictures and videos.

Here’s a schedule of events this week:

The fun begins later today (around 2) as we tour all four Universal Orlando hotels and take you inside the different rooms and show you what’s new.
We will also take you into the all new wing of Cabana Bay Beach Resort and show you all the fun stuff, including the lazy river.
Later this evening (about 6) we will take you inside the all new CityWalk Venues, and talk with the people bringing it all to life
Join us as we bring you the huge presentation of what’s happening at Universal.  We expect to hear about all the cool new stuff happening resort wide, and hopefully some announcements.
Wednesday evening, join us live from the red carpet as we bring you coverage of the huge opening AT Diagon Alley!
Here’s some of the celebrities you can expect to see:
Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange)
Robbie Coltraine-Hagrid
Tom Felton-Draco Malfoy
Evanna Lynch-Luna Lovegood
Bonnie Wright-Ginny Weasley
Domhnall Gleeson-Bill Weasley
James Phelps-Fred Weasley
Oliver Phelps-George Weasley
Warwick Davis-Griphook
Matthew Lewis-Neville Longbottom
And possibly more!

We will take you inside Diagon Alley,  including a look at Escape from Gringotts,  Leaky Cauldron and a Q&A session with creators, cast and more!
Thursday night we will celebrate b the grand opening of Cabana Bay Beach Resort with a resort wide celebration!

Stay tuned as we bring tons of articles, videos and pictures of everything happening this week!

Be sure to follow along with us on Twitter @BehindThrills for up to the minute updates and tweets!

For more information about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida, including tickets, visit the official website by clicking here!