This is an annual academic conference held at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA. It is an interdisciplinary conference that provides a forum for scholarly presentations arising out of J.K. Rowling’s series. The conference is open to the public.
The Harry Potter Festival will be bigger and better than ever this year!The street will be closed from Rex Avenue to Willow Grove Avenue but the festival itself will run for a full 10 blocks all the way to Mermaid Lane. Both the Festival and the Quidditch Tournament are free and open to the public.
(Photo by A. Sinagoga for Visit Philadelphia)
Visit the shops of “Hogsmeade” (aka Chestnut Hill) selling all things for wizards and muggles!
Enjoy hands-on activities at over a dozen Horcrux Stations
Check out the Tri-Wizard Straw Maze at Woodmere Art Museum
See Live Owls & Falcons
Take your best selfie at Hedwig’s Hollow
Get your fill of Butter Beer, Bertie Bott’s Beans, Muggles Brew, and more!
Limited parking will be available in the 5 public parking lots throughout Chestnut Hill. Limited parking will also be available at the Chestnut Hill Presbyterian Church (8855 Germantown Avenue) and United Cerebral Palsy of Philadelphia & Vicinity (102 E. Mermaid Lane).
If you are interested in attending this wonderful event in PA contact Mary today! She is working with some local hotels to get block of rooms for those who want to go to this very cool Harry Potter event!!! CLICK HERE