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There's No Business Like Snow Business for Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Florida

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Posted by: sue
April 06, 2009, 12:49 PM

In perhaps a fun bit of Magic, or Muggle might at work, early concept art for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park is proving to become reality. The Orlando Sentinel reports today that just as we saw in this artwork for the Hogsmeade village portion of the theme park currently under construction in sunny Florida, a company has been hired to make the village a snow covered site. The paper states that:

Universal has signed a special-effects contract with SnowMasters Evaporative Snow Systems Inc. The Anderson, Ala.-based company builds fake snow-making machines and offers everything from blowing snow to ground blankets to faux icicles.

No word if Snowball fights will be available ;)  Construction on The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park attraction at Universal Orlando continues, with the park set to open sometime in 2010.

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YAY!!!!~ there is snow in florida(not really)

Posted by floridianhp*ROAR* on April 11, 2009, 12:50 PM report to moderator
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243 Points

That would be really cool!

Posted by Huffleclaw65 on April 11, 2009, 02:13 PM report to moderator
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90-100 degrees, yet there will be snow on the ground. NICE! LoL…

Posted by on April 12, 2009, 10:57 AM report to moderator
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:o! This is actually awesome!

Posted by Serpensortia [FTC!] on April 12, 2009, 11:43 AM report to moderator
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