Celebration of Harry Potter packages on sale and first guests announced!


The spell has been cast, and the first guests have been announced for Universal Orlando’s Harry Potter Celebration! The annual celebration of all things Wizarding World is returning in 2018 from January 26th-28th at Universal Orlando. Vacation packages are now on sale, including hotel and more.

Also, the first two celebrity guests for the annual event have been announced! This year fans can catch glimpses of the actors who play Fred and George Weasley-James and Oliver Phelps and Victor Krum actor, Stanislav Yanevski.

For the first time in event history, Stanislav Yanevski (Viktor Krum) will attend the special event and participate in festivities throughout the weekend, alongside returning fan-favorites James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley). More talent will be announced at a later date.

Celebration vacation packages are on sale now. On-site hotel packages start at $285 per adult per night, including tax, and include exclusive benefits such as special guest access to the Harry Potter Expo, admission to a private evening reception in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, special access to panels and demonstrations and special access to new Workshops – more details coming soon.

Packages also include three-night hotel accommodations at a Universal Orlando on-site hotel and three-day two-park, park-to-park tickets to Universal Studios Florida AND Universal’s Islands of Adventure. This package also includes special rates and benefits for Annual Passholders and Florida Residents.

If you think that’s all, hold on to your broomsticks. This year will see the return of the Harry Potter Expo, the Harry Potter tribute, and of course tons of panels featuring celebrities, the makers of the films and theme park attractions, and a ton of surprises!

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