Photo Ops: With the Ford Anglia
Photo Ops: Potter Film Stars with the Ford Anglia
Harry Potter Cast Photo Ops (With Ford Anglia)
Photo Op Location and Times:
Friday, August 25, 2023
Potter cast Group Selfie Photo Ops – 5:30pm; 7:30pm (added fee – Click here to purchase)
Saturday, August 26, 2023
Potter cast Group Selfie Photo Ops – 11:00am; 1:30pm; 4:30pm (added fee – Click here to purchase)
Sunday, August 27, 2023
Potter cast Group Selfie Photo Ops – 10:30am; 1:00pm (added fee – Click here to purchase)
Harry Potter Cast – Autograph Prices:
Autographs (Flat item): $25
Selfie Photo Op: $25
Combo (Signed Flat Item & Selfie Photo Op): $40
Autographs (Special item): Talent’s decision
The Enchanting Journey of the Ford Anglia 105E ‘Flying Car’
The Ford Anglia 105E is a charming piece of automobile history, but one particular model has flown above and beyond its humble origins. This ‘Flying Car’ isn’t any ordinary automobile; it’s a special variant enchanted by Arthur Weasley, a beloved character from the Harry Potter series. This fascinating artifact of both the muggle and magical worlds provides an exceptional story of transformation and adventure.
Come enjoy this immersive experience of magical charm and enchantment. Dress up in your favorite cosplay outfits, participate in a host of exciting events, and relish the opportunity to meet stars from the Harry Potter movies.
Embrace the magical experience offered by WizardFest, because here, imagination becomes reality. The Ford Anglia 105E ‘Flying Car’ and its story are but a small glimpse into the enchanting world that awaits you.
Panels with Dream Quaffle!
Saturday, August 26 – Seminar Room – 10:30am – 11:15am:
“Wizard Rock: Then & Now”: Dream Quaffle shares their experience as a wizard rock star and some of the amazing stories/lessons they’ve learned during their travels. If you’re new to wizard rock, come and see where this part of the community got started. If you’re a wizard rock fan from way back, catch up on what’s new in wrock!
Sunday, August 27 – Seminar Room – 10:30am – 11:15am:
“Being a Grown-Up Harry Potter Fan”: when you’re a Harry Potter fan who has grown up with the series, you have seen and done a lot. Join our panel of fandom creators: Geoff (aka “Dream Quaffle”), Julianna (host of PuffCast), and Key (OnKey Cosplay) as they discuss what the fandom means to them and how it has changed over time.
Friday, August 25 – Courtyard – 6:15pm – 7:15pm
Podcasting with MuggleNet.com: Did you know that MuggleNet has nearly one dozen unique and interesting podcasts? We cover topics such as politics, academia, and literature — one of our shows is even the fandom’s first Harry Potter book club. Join hosts from Alohomora!, Potterversity, Speak Beasty, and Accio! Politics as we debate the finer points of the Harry Potter novels.
Saturday, August 26 – Courtyard – 11:30am – 12:15pm
Magical Charades: Everyone loves a lively game of charades, but how well will you do when the answers are all about Harry Potter? Join the folks from MuggleNet.com as they host the most magical game of charades you will ever play. Attendees who volunteer to play will be placed randomly onto teams. Potter-themed prizes for the winning team!
Sunday, August 27 – Courtyard – 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Fandom Feud: Have you ever wanted to play on a game show and show off your Harry Potter knowledge? Now is your chance! Modeled after the wildly popular game show by a similar name, Fandom Feud features teams of 5 competing to guess the top answers to magically hilarious Harry Potter questions. Audience members will be asked to volunteer to play and will be randomly selected to join teams in hopes of taking the top prize. Brought to you by your friends at MuggleNet.com. Potter-themed prizes for the winning team!
Saturday, August 26 – Seminar Room – 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Tips for Tips: A Bar Magic Lecture (magicians only): Kayla is best known for her bar magic experience. Her full bar show, which has been seen in restaurants and venues all over the country, is often featured at the Magic Castle’s Library Bar. She currently works as one of the resident bar magicians at the Chicago Magic Lounge.
You will learn: The trick that won Kayla the title “The Next Great Magician” from David Copperfield; how to get the gig; how to make the most in tips; advice on setting up a bar for your full show; tips all restaurant magicians should know; how to make the most of the restaurant/bar experience.
Sunday, August 27 – Seminar Room – 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Make it Disappear: A Magicians Guide to Becoming a Wizard (for the beginning wizard): Have you ever wanted to make magical things happen? Come join Kayla for this hands-on workshop. You’ll learn a very cool magic routine with everyday objects. After some practice, you’ll be ready to impress all your friends! All you’ll need is your favorite wand and an excitement for magic. See you there! (This is best for wizards age 8 and up)