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"Deathly Hallows Quest" for Vancouver Residents

Posted by: Mel
October 29, 2010, 11:46 PM

Readers who live in Vancouver will have an opportunity to participate in a Harry Potter "quest" sponsored by Warner Bros. This scavenger hunt, which is to find broomsticks at bike lock-up locations and enter the mystery word inside them online at will take place between November 1st and November 10th. The prize is a trip to Harry Potter: The Exhibition in Seattle for you and a friend as well as getting to see an advance screening of "Deathly Hallows: Part 1."

Official information for the contest is as follows:

Scavenger hunt will send one lucky winner to Harry Potter: The Exhibition in Seattle

Vancouver, BC (October 29, 2010) – With HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART 1 opening in theatres in less than a month, Vancouver residents have the opportunity to win a trip to ‘Harry Potter: The Exhibition’ at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle, followed by the advance screening on November 17.  Round-trip airfare and accommodation for two will be provided.  In order to win, participants will hunt for Harry Potter broomsticks that will be located at bike lock-up stations around the city.  Each broom will contain one magical word to be entered online at in order to win.

WHEN: November 1 – November 10

WHERE: Mystery bike lock-up locations around Vancouver

WHY: To celebrate the release of HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART 1, which opens in theaters nationwide on November 19, 2010

HOW: Enter online at  The more mystery words you find, the better your chances of winning.  Winner will be announced on November 12 during The Afternoon Drive with Holly Conway.

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,” the seventh and final adventure in the Harry Potter film series, is a much-anticipated motion picture event to be told in two full-length parts.

Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort’s immortality and destruction—the Horcruxes.  On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever.  But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart.

To learn more about the film HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART 1 visit

For more about other Warner Bros. promotions taking place in Vancouver visit

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1435 Points

The one time that there’s a Potter event in Canada, it’s on the other side of the country :(
Oh well, maybe next time! Great news for Vancouver people though. Good luck everyone!

Posted by Sauvium ROAR!? on October 30, 2010, 12:41 AM report to moderator
465 Points

SERIOUSLY? YESSS :D I’ll check the hints on the site every day and see if they’re near me! Never thought something HP related would come HERE :D

Posted by The Half-Blood Lauma' on October 30, 2010, 12:50 AM report to moderator
80 Points

yess!!!!!!!!!!! finally something in vanoucver!!!
im so glad
and imma win this thing ! hopefulyl cause my birthday is on november 17
omgosh that would be perfect :)

Posted by potterprab on October 30, 2010, 01:45 AM report to moderator
10839 Points

How lucky!!! :D
Good Luck Everyone that is able to participate :D
Wish I could…. :\
Sounds fun _

Posted by ϟ☮Sindi a.k.a Remy [ROAR!!]☮ϟ on October 30, 2010, 01:47 AM report to moderator
1542 Points

Wish I were there. :(

Posted by Beatrice Jean Granger on October 30, 2010, 05:27 AM report to moderator
86 Points

I agree with Sauvium ROAR!? . There should be more HP events in Canada!!! (Manitoba please!)

Posted by i_am_hermione on October 30, 2010, 10:05 AM report to moderator
1839 Points

Good luck to all you Vancouver HP fans! Sounds fun!

Posted by Lillylove on October 30, 2010, 10:08 AM report to moderator
230 Points

Why does HP stuff happen in BC whenever i’m not there!!!

Posted by JK.jr. on October 30, 2010, 10:22 AM report to moderator
230 Points

Why does HP stuff happen in BC whenever i’m not there!!!

Posted by JK.jr. on October 30, 2010, 10:22 AM report to moderator
4852 Points

Good luck Vancouver people! Wish I was there!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on October 30, 2010, 11:02 AM report to moderator
3777 Points

man this is so sick

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on October 30, 2010, 09:05 PM report to moderator
2233 Points

Ahh this sucks! I’m FROM Vancouver! I’m just… not currently there…. :(
Oh well. I’ll have to get my entire family to search for me :D

Posted by Emily [ROAR] on October 31, 2010, 01:06 AM report to moderator
452 Points

yay vancouver!!!

Posted by aval on October 31, 2010, 01:00 PM report to moderator
234 Points

Ahh, Victoria is so close to Vancouver… and yet so far…

Posted by Meggie the Goose on October 31, 2010, 01:49 PM report to moderator
163 Points

WHAT! FINALLY something in Canada and it’s thr wrong province! Why not ONTARIO!!!!!!!! :(

Posted by glow_freak on November 01, 2010, 08:15 PM report to moderator
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