Universal Orlando announced that they will be hosting the third annual “A Celebration of Harry Potter” event from January 29 to January 31, 2016.

The Celebration will allow fans access into the world of everything Harry Potter; featuring film talent Q&A sessions, discussions and demonstrations, a Harry Potter Expo and more. Universal Orlando promises some new experiences as well. All general admission park guests will have the chance to experience the event.

Special vacation packages, including annual passholder packages, will go on sale at noon EST on August 19. On-site hotel packages start at $235 per adult per night and include exclusive benefits such as special guest access to the “A Celebration of Harry Potter” Expo, admission to a private evening reception in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and special guest access to panels and demonstrations. Packages also include three-night hotel accommodations, three-day park-to-park tickets to both Universal Studios Florida & Universal’s Islands of Adventure, a special welcome parcel and more.

This year, there are more options to choose from for visitors to experience  the best of the event and the best of Universal Orlando Resort.  Here are some of the options for those guests who prefer to stay overnight at one of Universal’s great hotels:

  • Premium Travel Package: Catch all that is in store at this year’s event with this offering. It includes access to a reserved section for select panels and demonstrations, a Shutterbutton’s photography session and more!
  • Celebration Travel Package: Check out all that A Celebration of Harry Potter has to offer like a VIP! This option includes exclusive Talent Q & A sessions, breakfast at Three Broomsticks and commemorative elements from the event.
  • Annual Passholder Travel Package: Are you one of the lucky people who gets to experience Universal Orlando Resort over and over with your Annual Pass? Then this is the package for you. Make it a weekend getaway with a 3-Night hotel accommodation.

For complete package details, visit www.universalorlando.com/celebration.

For more information, visit the official Celebration page.