The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood announces opening date

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood announces opening date 1

WWoHP castle - grand opening date in sky 4-7-16

Arm your wands and prepare for a wondrous world as Universal Studios Hollywood announces that their version of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opens on April 7th.

Universal sent a giant beam of light from inside The Wizarding World which soared up into the L.A. sky on Monday evening signalling that something big was coming.

The signature attraction, Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey” will make its U.S. debut at Universal Studios Hollywood in 3D-HD designed to further immerse guests in an already engaging storyline.

The area will also feature the signature family roller coaster Flight of the Hippogriff,” which will be Universal Studios Hollywood’s first outdoor roller coaster.

And of course, the new area will feature all of your favorite Potter shops, including Honeydukes, Ollivanders, Owl Post™, Zonko’s Joke Shop, Wiseacre’s Wizarding Equipment, Dervish and Banges, Gladrags Wizardwear and Filch’s Emporium of Confiscated Goods.

Are you excited to experience The Wizarding World on the west coast?

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Clint Gamache started Thrillgeek back in 2013 to share his love of theme parks, pop culture and other geeky stuff with the world. He can be found on Twitter @cgamache83

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