Wands at the ready! It’s time to cast some spells and make magical potions at Science City’s Harry Potter Day! Dress in your finest robes and celebrate all things Harry Potter in one magical day packed with special indoor and outdoor activities, interactive demos, and hands-on make and take projects! Come explore the science behind the magic and enjoy a fun and enchanting day shared with your fellow Potterheads!
Make Your Own Wand
Create your own personalized wand from the Harry Potter universe.
in the Maker Studio
Luna’s Glasses- Magic Color Art
Create an enchanting drawing that magically transforms when viewed through spectrespecs!
in Creative Corner
Care of Magical Creatures
Learn how our real-world animals compare to the fantastic beasts from the books.
At Home Learning:
How to Make Butterbeer (video below!)
Weasley Wizard Wheezes: Fizzing Fireworks Testing
Join the ranks of Weasley Wizard Wheezes in their Diagon Alley Lab and test out the fizz in some of their best-selling firework products through a combination of colorful baking soda and vinegar!
For our Early Learners in the PNC Learning Lab
Come see a magic inspired science demo
at Periodic Table.
Learn about the stars that inspired the characters and more from the books.
at Science on a Sphere
Participate in a Quidditch Match
in Haverty Family Yards
Brave some Flying Lessons on our SkyBike
Chase down Horcruxes around the science center with a Scavenger Hunt