Announcing the Leaky Sweepstakes to Preview Universal Diagon Alley!


Jun 03, 2014

Posted by: Melissa Anelli | Comments

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Can’t wait to get to Diagon Alley this summer? Neither can we. And now we are happy to announce that Universal is sending a winner from the Leaky Cauldron and three of his or her friends to Universal Orlando Resort to check it out early. Entry is free and easy and all the info is below:

Universal Orlando is giving readers of The Leaky Cauldron a chance to win a VIP trip for four to Universal Orlando® Resort!

Entry is free and easy: you can do it via the widget below. Followers of The Leaky Cauldron will receive added entries. Also, from now through June 8, you can enter by tweeting about the sweepstakes.

The grand prize is as follows:

A VIP Preview trip for four to Universal Orlando® Resort. Step into the magic and excitement of The Wizarding World of Harry Potterâ„¢ – Hogsmeadeâ„¢ at Universal’s Islands of Adventure®, and, beginning Summer, 2014, explore Diagon Alleyâ„¢ in Universal Studios Florida® and travel from one land to the other with a Park-to-Park admission ticket on the Hogwartsâ„¢ Express. 


  • Round-trip airfare to Orlando, Florida
  • Ground transportation between the airport and hotel in Orlando
  • Admission to both Universal Studios Florida® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure® theme parks, including Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potterâ„¢ one hour before the parks open
  • Accommodations on-site at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort
  • Tickets to Blue Man Group
  • Admission to Wet ‘n Wild® Orlando waterpark
  • PLUS, attendance at a VIP Preview of The Wizarding World of Harry Potterâ„¢ – Diagon Alleyâ„¢

For more information on Universal Orlando® Resort and for great deals on vacation packages, click here!

The sweepstakes will run from June 3 to June 8, 2014. The winner will be chosen at random. You can enter for your chance to win via following instructions in the widget below! Please note that you must be 18 to enter and that one member of the traveling party must be over 21 in order to check into the hotel. This sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and Washington D.C. (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, Peruto Rico, and all other U.S. territories and possessions), who are physically located and residing therin.

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*Early Park Admission begins one (1) hour prior to regularly scheduled park opening to one (1) Universal Orlando theme park as determined by Universal Orlando. Valid at select attractions at each park. @2014 BMP. @ 2014 Wet ‘n Wild. All rights reserved. Cabana Bay Beach Resort @ 2014 UCF Hotel Venture II. All rights reserved. Universal elements and all related indicia. TM & @ 2014 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

The Leaky Cauldron is not associated with J.K. Rowling, Warner Bros., or any of the individuals or companies associated with producing and publishing Harry Potter books and films.