Harry Potter is working his magic in downtown Waynesboro and your invited to join the fun at the Harry Potter Festival on August 18-19.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 18

5:30–8 PM: High-energy Celtic music from Across the Pond at Music Makers, 46 W. Main Street.

6:30–8 PM: Sorcerer’s Paint Party. Age 21 & up.

7:30 PM: MAGIC WIZARD’S PARTY at Christine’s Café. Entry fee includes giveaways, butter beer, treats and a movie ticket to “Fantastic Beasts.” Live music on the patio! Plus~a costume contest (ages 16 and up). Prizes!

9 3/4 PM: “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” the most recent film in the Harry Potter universe, at the enchanting Waynesboro Theatre.

Tickets only available by purchasing a Potter Party package.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19

9 AM, 11 AM & 1 PM: Kidditch Lessons at the Main Street Park. Free. Ages 4–13.

10 AM: Care of Magical Creatures class time with the Antietam Humane Society and Professor Heidi at Martha’s Garden behind the downtown library.

10:15 AM: A special showing of the original series film:

“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”* at the Waynesboro Theatre.

10:30 AM–NOON: Sorcerer’s Paint Party. All ages welcome.

11 AM & 1:30 PM: Magical High Tea at TranquilaTEA Tea Room. Reservations are required. To reserve, call TranquilaTEA Tea Room and Gift Shop at 717-765-8327.

Noon–4 PM: Wand Workshop at Music Makers, 46 W. Main Street. Pick out or create your own wand!

1 PM: Gilderoy Lockhart book signing at the library. Bring your camera and your best smile!

1–2:30 PM: Sorcerer’s Paint Party. All ages welcome.

3–4 PM: Costume contest at Main Street Park (ages 14 and younger). Win prizes!

3:30–5 PM: Sorcerer’s Paint Party. All ages welcome.

4–6 PM: Nearly Headless Nick’s 524th Deathday Party at the Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library.

7 PM: Magic show on the BB&T stage in the Main Street Park.

8 PM: Outdoor showing of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” at Main Street Park. Free.

BOTH DAYS

• Hogwarts Scavenger Hunt: Follow the clues throughout downtown Waynesboro to pick up the things you need to start Year 1. Get your school list at Brio Coffeehouse or Mainstreet Waynesboro starting August 16!

• See Harry Potter-themed artwork in our downtown galleries. Hours TBA.

• Character story times at the library.

• Sorcerer’s Paint Parties on Friday night and Saturday. Register in advance by going to

Eventbrite.com, or go to http://www.artistatheart.org/calendarregister.html

Potter Party Package
$20 includes giveaways, butter beer, chocolate frogs from Zoë’s Chocolate Co., magical treats from TranquilaTEA and Christine’s and a movie ticket to “Fantastic Beasts.” Roy Pitz pop-up beer sales. Plus~a costume contest (ages 16 and up). Prizes!
TICKETS GO ON SALE JUNE 19TH, AVAILABLE IN PERSON AT MAINSTREET WAYNESBORO

Magical High Tea
TranquilaTEA Tea Room. Reservations are required. Space is limited, to reserve, call TranquilaTEA Tea Room and Gift Shop at 717-765-8327
Potter Paint Party
Please join us in this fun, Harry Potter themed paint class with step by step instruction from an art teacher.
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Potter Paint Party 1
Please join us in this fun, Harry Potter themed paint class with step by step instruction from an art teacher.
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Potter Paint Party 2
Please join us in this fun, Harry Potter themed paint class with step by step instruction from an art teacher.
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Potter Paint Party 3
Please join us in this fun, Harry Potter themed paint class with step by step instruction from an art teacher.
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