Event description: Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles. Your Hogwarts letter has arrived. Grab your wand, robes, and broomsticks as you enter the world Harry Potter at the Montgomery Zoo. Walk through King's Cross Station to Platform 9 3/4 and enjoy a peaceful ride on the Hogwarts Express. Attend Care of Magical Creatures, and learn about all the animals found in the muggle and magical world. Talk a walk down to the Quidditch field and try your hand at being a chaser or keeper. Enjoy a glass of Butter beer or maybe just some ice cold Gilly water. Take pictures using some of your favorite magical props, Wingardium Leviosa your sky lift chair and fly through the sky, and enjoy all the sights and sounds of the magical world. There is even a costume contest. This program is a night time event.
Event fee: $50 per person. $45 for Montgomery Zoo members. Toddlers 2 years and younger are FREE.
Register: TBA All spots must be reserved in advance. Register online, or during your next visit to the Zoo. We are limited to a 300 ticket capacity. Tickets will be on sale until we reach our capacity.
This is what you can expect at Harry Potter Night at the Zoo
--- Admission to the event
--- Unlimited sky lift rides
--- Unlimited train rides (Hogwart’s Express)
--- One butter beer (ticket provided as guests arrive)
--- Unlimited water
--- Photo ops, FREE with cell phone (with magical animals and with props)
--- Photo ops, $5 as keepsake, Harry Potter Night border
--- Quidditch playing field (just play/practice, not full game)
--- Scavenger hunt (Horcrux Hunt)
--- Costume contest
--- Hogwarts task obstacle course
Complete task like rope maze, trivia questions, flying key challenge
--- Make your magic wand station
--- Docents in costume with animals
--- Food tent (food and drinks for purchase) provided by Southern Food Services Management
--- Meet and mingle with other wizard lovers from all over the place