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Harry Potter Read-a-thon for HPA's Accio Books!

Posted by: Catherine
April 19, 2014, 11:33 AM

Earlier this month, the Harry Potter Alliance in Chicago had a read-a-thon for their Accio Books book drive. As many fans know, the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) is an international non-profit organization, constructed by Harry Potter fans, that fights injustice using morals and themes found in the HarryContinued...

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Hannah Hart is Coming to LeakyCon 2014

Posted by: Catherine
April 05, 2014, 12:28 AM

LeakyCon was excited to announce the arrival of a new special guest, Hannah Hart, to LeakyCon 2014 in Orlando. Hannah Hart, an avid Potter fan, is most well known as a YouTube sensation with her series "My Drunk Kitchen." Ms. Hart will be leading a special edition of "My Drunk Kitchen" at LeakyCon 2014, withContinued...

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The Leaky Cauldron's Menu at the Wizarding World!

Posted by: Catherine
March 04, 2014, 10:33 AM

Two new photos of what is to come this summer, with Orlando's new Wizarding World: Diagon Alley, have been released. These photos contain snap shots of what food will be on the menu in Diagon Alley's main restaurant: the real-life Leaky Cauldron! Tom Schroder, PR for Universal Orlando Resorts, postedContinued...

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(Live Updates) Universal Webcast Reveals Even More Details About Upcoming Park Expansion

Posted by: Melissa
January 23, 2014, 10:39 AM

Are you watching the Web cast? We'll be putting all the new details up in this post (and updating our previous one FULL of details about the park here) with all the new details! (Remember, LeakyCon 2014 is in Orlando this summer and will be having a specialContinued...

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Universal Orlando Releases New Info, Pics of Diagon Alley

Posted by: Melissa
January 23, 2014, 10:32 AM

Article by Margaux Herrera with on-site reporting by Melissa Anelli


Reading The Leaky Cauldron inside the Leaky Cauldron? They day is coming!

Universal Orlando is about to begin a Web cast that will reveal a lot of details about the upcoming Diagon Alley expansion at the Universal Studios themeContinued...

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New Images of "Diagon Alley" in Orlando

Posted by: Catherine
January 18, 2014, 11:18 AM

The UORBuzz twitter has posted new photos of Orlando's "Diagon Alley" expansion of the Harry Potter theme park. The photos, with the scaffolding taken down to allow a clearer view, are of Diagon Alley's water front. This will be the entryway into the park. The outside of the entryway looks like several LondonContinued...

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Universals New Trailer for "Diagon Alley" Park

Posted by: Catherine
January 17, 2014, 07:32 PM

Universal Orland has posted a new trailer for the Diagon Alley expansion of their Wizarding World theme park on their YouTube page. The teaser shows some of the most notable attractions in the books and films, such as the Weasley's Wizard Wheezes, Gringotts, as well as Knockturn Alley, Hogsmeade stationContinued...

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The Leaky Cauldron is Coming to Real Life

Posted by: Melissa
November 05, 2013, 03:59 PM

Longtime Leaky Cauldron readers, it has finally happened: The Leaky Cauldron will officially exist in the real world, according to Travel Daily Media, who broke the news today. This has long been rumored with the expansion of the park: also coming to the park is a Gringotts goblin roller coaster as wellContinued...

LeakyCon

LeakyCon Releases Dates, Location, and Registration Info for 2014 Conference!

Posted by: Melissa
October 11, 2013, 12:38 AM

No more waiting, let's get right to it! LeakyCon 2014 will be July 30 to August 3 at  the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. You know what that means? We're celebrating both Harry Potter's birthday AND Esther Day together! There are four levels of registration:Continued...

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LeakyCon 2014 Launch Party at 10pm Eastern!

Posted by: Melissa
October 10, 2013, 09:13 PM

In just about one hour we are hosting a livestream at the LeakyCon YouTube channel kicking off LeakyCon 2014! We will debuting all sorts of videos from this year's LeakyCons and be bringing by a bunch of special guests including Joey Richter, Scarlet Byrne, Paul DeGeorge, Lauren Fairweather, all theContinued...

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Wizarding World's "Grimmauld Place" starting to take Shape

Posted by: Catherine
September 22, 2013, 11:16 AM

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter's extension of Diagon Alley and London is quickly starting to become recognizable. The construction of this second half of the theme park, set to open this coming spring in 2014, is well underway. A few buildings, such as Number 12 Grimmauld Place, areContinued...

Fan Events

For European Fans! Special Harry Potter Fan WB Studio Tour Event

Posted by: Melissa
July 23, 2013, 12:18 PM

If you are a UK or European Harry Potter fan: listen up:


Though we are very close to our first ever conference in the UK (yikes!) we are also planning a special event alongside it, and you don't have to be registered for LeakyCon to go: it is just for the most dedicated HarryContinued...

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Warrant Issued for Leaky Owner's Cyber Stalker

Posted by: brad
July 18, 2013, 12:35 AM

Today the New York Daily News broke the story that a warrant has been issued for the arrest of a woman who has been cyber-stalking Melissa Anelli, the owner of The Leaky Cauldron and LeakyNews websites.

The FBI has secured a warrant for Jessica Parker, a resident of New Zealand. This newsContinued...

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New "Prisoner of Azkaban" Cover to be Unveiled at LeakyCon

Posted by: Catherine
June 27, 2013, 02:19 PM

Scholastic has been releasing images of new covers for the U.S. editions of the Harry Potter series. New artwork for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, as well as Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, was revealed on Good Morning America and at Book Expo America. Scholastic hasContinued...

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Wizarding World Expansion to Open Mid-June to Mid-August 2014?

Posted by: Catherine
June 04, 2013, 01:27 PM

Hypable is hypothesizing the opening date of the Wizarding World expansion will fall between June 14 and August 14. This prediction stems from unusual black out dates to Power Pass holders, that have appeared on the Universal web page. These black out dates would prevent PowerContinued...

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