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Wizarding Weekend 2017

Ithaca's Wizarding Weekend returns with more magic and Halloween fun October 28-29, 2017. 2 DAYS of family friendly festival-style entertainment!

Perusing the wares of local and specialty merchants. Get involved in a Wand Duel, a Wizard Chess game. Take a chance on our fundraising games: Local Celebrity Quidditch, Niffler Coin Toss, Wheel of Magic, Trivia of Escalating Difficulty. Get Crafty with our Slime Potion booth, Dragon Egg booth.

Entertainment includes: street performers, Wizard Rockers, magicians, illusionists and more!

In our third year, we are bringing back the favorites as well as cooking up a whole new batch of experiences!

FREE ADMISSION - minimal fees for select games and crafts.

COSTUMES ENCOURAGED! This is your chance to show off your magical costumes - be sure to join the costume parade!

Full schedule of events and offerings will be posted on our discussion board and website early October.

LODGING - for information and options.

Please note: This family friendly event is organized by a group of volunteers who happen to be fans of all things magic. All funds raised during the event go towards offsetting the costs of hosting this free event. In the event that profits are made, they will be donated to select local charities that will enhance the Ithaca community (specific charities TBA). Warner Bros. Entertainment and J.K. Rowling are not responsible for this event.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 10:00am to 5:00pm

Press Bay Alley 118 W Green St, Ithaca, New York 14850

Event Type

Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals

Age Range

All Ages





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