Grab your broomstick and wand and get ready for some magic! This fall, the magic of Harry Potter can be experienced right here in New Jersey! With the anticipation of the release of Fantastics Beasts in November along with the 20th Anniversary of the release of the first book, Harry Potter themed events are popping up EVERYWHERE! From local libraries to farms to the movie theatre, there are so many ways to enjoy the magic!
Harry Potter Themed Events in NJ (and beyond)
Paint Your Own Harry Potter Wood Sign – Potterheads of all ages will love making their own unique wood sign! This event takes place on September 21 and October 18 at Brushes and Bisque in Denville, NJ.
Witches, Wizards and Wands Festival – Enjoy a magic filled day in Mullica Hill, NJ! Guests will enjoy class sorting, wand selection, potions class, Quidditch Tournament and more! Tickets are only $10! Learn more on their Facebook page.
Harry Potter Movies at AMC – Every Sunday through September 23, Harry Potter fans can watch their favorite movie on the big screen. There will be 2 films shown each Sunday. Check the AMC website to find a show near you!
Wizard World Harvest Fest – Harry Potter fans won’t want to miss this magical festival being held September 29 9am-5pm at Readington River Buffalo Farm in Flemington. There will even be a Harry Potter themed corn maze! Tickets start at just $5 and can be purchased here.
Wizard Fest – Don’t miss this amazing Harry Potter party at the Stanhope House in Stanhope, NJ! It takes place October 19 at 7pm and is open to all ages. Get your tickets here.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Live in Concert – Experience Harry Potter like never before at NJPAC on October 29. Watch the full length film while listening to the score played live by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra! Learn more here. Also, read our review the Prisoner of Azkaban Live in Concert!
The Goblet of Poison – This fun and unique murder mystery dinner theatre production will entertain any Harry Potter fan! This show is taking place in Peddler’s Village every Friday and Saturday at 7pm through November 10 and is for ages 18 and up!
Wizarding Weekend – Explore the world of magic at The Academy of Natural Sciences November 23-25 with hands-on activities, live animal shows and more! We attended Wizarding Weekend last year and had so much fun!
As we find more events and activities, we will add them to this list so make sure to check back!
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