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Care of Magical Creatures (Binghamton ZooMobile) Learn more about the magical creatures of our daily lives and beyond. FREE
Cayuga Street Performance Circle This is where you will see some of the most unique street performance acts in the magical world! FREE
Circus Culture (circusculture.org) We’re talking juggling, acrobatics, hooping, props and so much more. Performing in Press Bay Alley and at the Martin Luther King Street Performance Circle, Circus Culture are our homegrown circus specialists. See More Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzywAM-WrRM FREE
Costume & Fashion Parade This is where everyone in costume and magical fashion gets to shine and strutt. Parade gathers at Trolley Circle (near the Goblet of Fire) and makes their way to the Martin Luther King Street Performance Circle. FREE
‘Flying’ Ford Anglia Here’s your chance to see and take photos with the car that made flying super cool. This fully restored 1967 Ford Anglia has unique Harry Potter inspired touches that will make fans squeal with delight. FEE
Goblet of Fire Want to be a TriWizard Champion? The first step is to put your name in the goblet of fire. FREE
Potterwatch Learn more about this entirely Harry Potter focused podcast.
Sorting Hat Experience Don’t know what house you belong to? Visit the sorting hat expereince to find out. FREE
The Secret Life of Dragons () Join the Professor and her apprentice for a glimpse into the life cycle of dragons. FREE
Tom Riddle’s Grave Do you dare take a photo beside the grave? FREE
Wall of Portraits See the Founders four immortalized in our wall of portraits and interact with a live portrait. FREE
Activities in Alphabetical Order:
Acceptance Letters Meet well loved characters and get your copy of the acceptance letter that you’ve always wanted. FEE, PASSPORT ACCEPTED
Divination Alley () Have your fortune told, learn the secrets of the divine and more. FEES VARY
Fairy Tales Tot Spot (Family Reading Partnership) Kids 0-5 can enjoy books and activities inspired by them at this special tot spot area.
Magicians Lounge Learn some slight of hand and magic tricks from local magician Mike Stanley and friends. FREE
Mystic Portraits Have one of our local artists draw your portrait with your patronus or choose one of the patronus portraits already made. FEES VARY
Trivia of Escalating Difficulty Think you know everything about the Harry Potter books and movies? Test your knowledge at this booth. FEE, PASSPORT ACCEPTED
Magical Transportation Exhibit () From magic carpets to broomsticks, discover what lies behind the magic. Photo opportunity included. FREE
Wand Dueling Formal dueling is an art and you need to practice. So come to this activity to practice and face off against friends and foes. FREE
Life Size Chess () Match wits one on one OR choose to take the battle to the next level with our live chess match. FREE
Floo Powder Craft () Ideal for kids these four different craft stations will each feature unique magical crafts. SAT ONLY
All classes are free and will be held at the Tompkins County Public Library or New Roots Charter School. Exact times, titles and descriptions will be announced here on September 1.
2016 classes included:
Herbology for Kids and Families
Dumbledore’s Army Training
Defense Against the Dark Arts: Vampire
Under the Baleful Influence of Saturn: The Names of Stars and the Movements of the Planets
Wandlore: A Complex and Mysterious Magic
Defense Against the Dark Arts: Self Defense
Herbology 101: Basics and Foundations