Birthday bash on Saturday, July 22
Calling all wizards! The Augusta Arts Council and the Hogwarts School of Magic invite the public to celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday.
The magical event will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, at the Augusta Historic Theatre, 523 State St.
Admission is $10 per person and ticket price includes:
Admission to the movie “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” decorating cupcakes, Harry Potter games, activities and crafts, costume contest with prizes, and more.
Shaved ice in limited Harry Potter flavors will be available for sale, along with a variety of Harry Potter goodies and treats.
The first installment of the Harry Potter book series began publication in the UK in the summer of 1997 with “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.”
Since its publication, the Harry Potter series has sold over 400 million copies, making J.K. Rowling the first author to become a billionaire through her works.