The Weekend of Wizardry is a magical 4 day fan created event celebrating the world of Harry Potter. Put on your robe, grab your wand and join a community of like-minded, passionate fans for the experience of a lifetime!
You will have an opportunity to join your fellow housemates for classes and group activities such as make & take workshops, celebrity panels/autographs/photo ops, a Wizard's Feast, Holiday Ball, and Magical Tea Party!
During the day you can also meet up with your new friends in the common areas, do a bit of shopping in our Vendor's Alley or sit down for a spell, grab a Magical Concoction and just socialize with your fellow wizards & witches!
Our family friendly event will feature over 100 hours of different programming available throughout the weekend- Things for ALL ages and interests!
We believe that Harry Potter truly creates the best fan base, and we're excited to see the creative cosplay you will bring to this magical event, where we'll all be making both memories and new "Potterhead" friends.
You're invited to join us as Wizards, Witches or your favorite magical or non-magical creature; participate as much or as little as desired, and create an experience that is uniquely your own!
Main Event Hours
Thursday Registration opens at 3pm, event from 4-10pm
Friday Registration opens at 8am, event from 9am-10pm
Saturday Registration opens at 8am, event from 9am-10pm
Sunday Registration opens at 8am, event from 9am-4pm
Special Event Hours
Friday Wizard's Great Feast event from 7-9:30pm
Saturday Magnificent Witches and Wizards Holiday Ball 8pm-12am
Sunday Magical Wizardry Tea Party + Divination event 10am-12pm
All badges must be picked up on site during hours of registration, no physical items will be mailed, your email receipt is your badge confirmation. Badges for the event are non-refundable but are transferable up to 72 hours prior to the start of event. Badge must be used by the same person each day of the event. The event’s operating hours, schedules, guests and speakers are subject to change or cancellation without notice. Each Badge is a revocable license to attend the event. Weekend of Wizardry reserves the right to refuse or withdraw badge without refund for not following the hotel/con rules and guidelines. All panels, autographing, photo ops, special events and performances are subject to availability and access is not guaranteed and/or may require an additional fee. Weekend of Wizardry is not responsible for lost or stolen badges. The Attendee acknowledges there are hazards and risks of physical injury or illness to Attendees of the event and that not all such hazards or risks can be fully eliminated. By accepting your badge and attending the event, the Attendee freely and voluntarily agrees to assume the full risk of bodily injury or property damage, regardless of severity, or death that Attendee may sustain as a result of attending the Event, whether or not caused by the negligence or gross negligence of Weekend of Wizardry/Hotel Murano. Children ages 5 and younger may attend free if they are seated with their parent/guardian (either on their lap, or directly held). Persons 13 and older will need to purchase an full price ticket. We strongly recommend all minors (those under 18) attend with an adult. All children under 13 are required to have an adult present with them while at Weekend of Wizardry.
**Disclaimer, as not to be hauled off to Azkaban- "The Weekend of Wizardry is an immersive fan convention event, and is not endorsed, sanctioned or in any other way supported, directly or indirectly by Warner Bros. Entertainment, the Harry Potter book publishers and/or J.K.Rowling and her representatives and/or Universal Orlando. HARRY POTTER, characters, names and related indicia are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR."