Happy 39th Birthday To The OG Harry Potter
On this joyous July 31, 2019, we celebrate THE BOY WHO LIVED, as the great Harry Potter turns 39. All my Wizards, Witches and even “Muggles,” need to find the nearest Happy Hour and celebrate our guy with a few glasses of Butter Beer. Here’s a list of places throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex where you can turn up for Potter Day. Oh and shoutout to the legendary JK Rowling for introducing us to the most selfless hero in world history. Today she turns 54.
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Pinot’s Palette, 4560 W Mockingbird Lane, Dallas
July 31st, 6-9pm Dress up for a fun night of painting, winning free classes and free wine throughout the night!
Nutrition With Attitude, 5000 Rowlett Rd., Rowlett
July 31st 6am – 9pm It’s a struggle being a muggle, we know! But NWA has your portkey out of this dull world! Join us as we celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday! Enjoy: Our delicious Butterbeer shakes, Our Poly-juice potion teas, Our Hogwarts Houses liftoff jello shots, And Professor’s Trelawney Prolessa Shots! Don’t miss out on the magical adventure!
Hood County Library, 222 N. Travis St., Granbury
July 31st, 3 – 4:30pm Celebrate the birth of our favorite wizard with magical crafts and snacks! This program is for all ages, and costumes are welcome!
Farmers Branch Library, 13613 Webb Chapel Road, Farmers Branch
July 31st 7 – 9pm Happy Birthday Crafty Potter Help the Library celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with a movie and crafts. Fans of all ages can sit back and watch Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix while decorating terra cotta pots and planting succulents. Refreshments provided by the Library.
Allen Public Library, 300 N. Allen Dr., Allen
July 31st 10am – 9pm Harry Potter Birthday Scavenger Hunt Recommended for grades K – 3 with an adult in the Children’s Library. Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with a special scavenger hunt!
Rowlett Public Library, 3900 Main Street, suite 200, Rowlett
July 31st 2 – 3PM Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with an interactive viewing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
Haltom City Public Library, 4809 Haltom Rd. Haltom City
July 31st, 2-4pm Happee Birthdae Harry Potter Join us as we celebrate the birthday of The Boy Who Lived! Bring the whole family to be sorted into their Houses, receive your very own wand, attend various Hogwarts classes and more! Costumes are not required but are totally encouraged! All ages are welcome to join in for a wizarding good time!
Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library, 101 East Hunt St., McKinney
August 1st, 2:30 – 3:30pm Get sorted into your Hogwarts house and attend some crafty Hogwarts classes. Turn paper into frogs in Transfiguration, attend the library-let Potions class, and see some magical creatures!
More For Harry Potter Fans…..
LeakyCon 2019, Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, Dallas
August 9th – 11th Join Harry Potter fans from across the globe as we reunite in Dallas, TX for the largest-ever celebration of “The Boy Who Lived” and the magic we find in his story each time we return.
Klyde Warren Park, 2012 Woodall Rodgers Frwy, Dallas
August 10th 7 – 10pm Grab a space on the lawn, enjoy a picnic and let the cinematic fun begin for our 2019 Summer Movie Series featuring Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Each movie in our Summer Movie Series is FREE and open to the public. Guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets, chairs and picnic baskets and enjoy an evening surrounded by Dallas’ iconic skyline.
Trees, 2709 Elm St., Dallas
November 7th 7pm (all ages) Wizardfest Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles alike – the Ministry of Magic cordially invites you to attend Hogwarts for an evening fit for Dumbledore. ‘Wizardfest’, a “Harry Potter” themed pop-up party, will take place in select cities beginning October 12 through November 22. ‘Wizardfest’ will feature “Harry Potter” themed trivia and a live DJ, playing all of your favorites from the movies, as well as a variety of hits from the 90s and 00s, all while transforming your favorite venue into Hogwarts for one night only. Your very own “Leaky Cauldron”’ will offer specially crafted “Harry Potter” themed drinks, such as “Butterbeer” and “Polyjuice Potion” for those 21 and over, so get ready to empty your Gringotts accounts. Attendees are encouraged to take a trip to Diagon Alley to pick up their favorite robes, broomsticks, and wands and come in their best dressed Harry Potter attire and participate in an epic costume contest that rivals the Tri-Wizard Cup.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra at Meyerson Symphony Center
November 27, 29, 30 and December 1st Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in Concert At long last, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ comes to the Meyerson Stage! Relive the magic of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ in high-definition while hearing the Dallas Symphony Orchestra perform John Williams’s unforgettable score live to picture.