Universal Orlando Surprises Fans with Access to Wizarding World of Harry Potter After Midnight Screening of “Deathly Hallows: Part 2″

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Jul 15, 2011

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Universal Orlando gave Harry Potter fans the surprise of a lifetime following the midnight screening of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″ at Universal CityWalk’s AMC theater.

More than 3,000 fans were given complimentary access to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter when the film ended at 3 a.m. All 20 screens playing the movie at the AMC Universal Cineplex were sold out. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter remained open for these select guests until 5 a.m.

Images of fans celebrating and entering the theme park in the early hours of the morning can be seen at this link!





45 Responses to Universal Orlando Surprises Fans with Access to Wizarding World of Harry Potter After Midnight Screening of “Deathly Hallows: Part 2″

Avatar ImagePatronus 27 says: WOW, this is so amazing!!Avatar Image2tal says: That is a wonderful gift! What a blast that must have been.-DAvatar ImagePandaRanda says: I was there. It was cool and very nice of Universal. But the rides were not open and that was kind of a downer, Avatar Image1HarryPotterFan123 says: Awesome :)Avatar Imagekyrstalkris says: Brilliant! =]Avatar Imagesampsongregory says: Cool. How nice there was a full moon. How does JK do that?Avatar Imagehonigmuffin says: I still need to visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter… oh how I wish I'd been there!!Avatar Imagethequidnune says: Wow haha, check out my review on the deathly hallows part 2 here :) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nYk-W7qgv4Avatar ImageDlcohm7 says: PandaRanda, did you get a butterbeer at least?Avatar ImageLunaLuver says: That was so nice of them. It would have been a blast being there. At the theeater here all screens were showing DH and the crowd was more then I ever expected. It was wonder being surrounded by Potter peep! :)Avatar ImageMad But Happy says: Oh man, everyone looks so hyper and happy in that picture, they must have had a blast. XDAvatar Imageglenda74 says: So wish I could of been there would have been an excellent way to finish the evening or should I say morning Avatar ImageSmitch says: Wow. Luckiest fans in the world! Looks like so much fun! I wish I was there SO BAD. Avatar ImageElwood J. Blues says: I wish I could have been there! Luckiest. People. Ever.Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: A bunch of my pals from the Poll Comments are there... I am sooo jealous! :+)Avatar ImageVane-Ale says: OMG! I guess that was a very nice place to see the film!!!!!!! What an amazing surprise those guys received!!!! I wonder what they felt when they found out... too bad the rides were not available... @PandaRanda: were at least the shops and The Three Broomsticks open?Avatar Imagesnunkiebrian says: Lucky lucky people, our midnight showing had 1,000 people over 2 screens and i live in a tiny town in the UK i thought that was alot! Amazing experience that i'll never forget and i might have to say it was my favourite film (will need to see it at least 3 more times to make proper judgement) hehe Avatar Imagehermy007 says: i loved the midnight premeire i was at...i wasnt the only one cheering at my fav parts...best of all someone randomly starting doing the mysterious ticking noise while we were wating for the commercials to start...good times. LOVED it.Avatar Imagehermy007 says: snape snape...severus snape.Avatar Imagechikitcorpuzvesterbaek says: I live on the wrong continent. ;-)Avatar ImageEeyore says: How fantastic! We were there in May and I loved every minute of it. That would be a perfect way to finish the midnight show. Good on Universal for doing something so great for the fans.Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: Very lucky people indeed and my jealously is starting to grow :DAvatar ImageReady for some quidditch says: I'm so jealous !!!!Avatar Imagemaddison says: That would've been so fun when I went to the Wizarding World in Orlando it was only open till 5:00 pm Avatar Imagewillowandlaylasmom says: What Fun! Our theatre sold out all 13 auditoriums 2 weeks ago- so I was so glad to have been there! All midnight releases over the past decade. :) Whoot!Avatar Imagesirius33 says: Wow! I wish I could have been there!Avatar Imagesirius33 says: Wow! I wish I could have been there!Avatar Imagesirius33 says: Wow! I wish I could have been there!Avatar Imagekiwimci says: Bravo Universal that was so nice. And Hogsmeade looked so beautiful with the moon out. It must have been class craic and a perfect magical way to end the night. Hope there was butterbeerAvatar ImageFullofWrackspurts says: I was there! Legitimately the GREATEST night of my life. I cried nonstop when I saw the red carpet and everyone was cheering for us. Bravo Universal, you just made this girls life complete.Avatar Imageazaadpotter says: Those lucky 3000 devils! Wish i wsa thereAvatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: Lucky lucky people!Avatar ImageUnknown_Mist says: wow! they are very lucky people... :( Avatar ImageLillylove says: Awww...how totally cool is that! Well done, Universal!Avatar ImageLoonyMaddie3 says: Gonna be there in 72 days!!! EEEP!Avatar ImageCorvusAndarton says: sooooooooooooooooo cool. That is totally the spirit!Avatar ImageAgrippa1 says: That must have been amazing - walking into the world of the films after watching the battle itself! Where I was, all ten screens were sold out for the midnight showing - it was an amazing end to the series!Avatar ImageStarlysh says: Wow, that's amazing! Although seeing it at 6 was really rad, too :)Avatar Imagesboyer06 says: im so very jealous of those ppl who got to go to the wizarding world. I WANNA GO!Avatar ImageHiren58 says: -_- I REALLLLLYYYYYY wish I was there...but I hope those that got this remarkable chance made the best of it!! Avatar Imagebaru08 says: This place is magical , loved it!Avatar Imagesunny2017 says: LUCKY PEOPLEAvatar ImageGiant Squid says: I love the WWoHP! It was awesome when I went!Avatar Imagedork88 says: jealous. I'm sure they all had a blast!Avatar Imageglow_freak says: LUCKY!

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