The Harry Potter-themed retail experience “Christmas in the Wizarding World” will return to Utah for one final run beginning in November.
When: Nov. 1, 2019, to Jan. 6, 2020.
Where: Shops at South Town, Sandy, Utah
What is it: The “Christmas in the Wizarding World” event recreates the Hogsmeade village from “Harry Potter” with a slew of merchandise, including wands, chocolate frogs, jewelry and more collectibles.
What else: The experience offers photo opportunities with a number of backgrounds tied to Harry Potter.
Games: You can also play the Quaffle Toss activity, which stems from the Quidditch game made famous in the “Harry Potter” franchise.
What they’re saying: “We are thrilled to be bringing back the magic of Christmas in the Wizarding World for friends and families to discover here at The Shops at South Town,” said Heather Nash, marketing manager at The Shops at South Town. “We want all the ‘Harry Potter’ fans to enjoy Christmas in this unique and memorable way.”
“We are honored to collaborate with a talented group of people and companies in creating this incredible experience for our guests,” said Najla Kayyem, senior vice president of marketing at Pacific Retail Capital Partners, the owner and operator of The Shops at South Town.
“What could be more special than celebrating the holidays the wizarding way? GES Events is delighted to continue the tradition with Christmas in the Wizarding World, here at the Shops at South Town,” said Dan Hilbert, executive vice president, GES Events.