Friday, July 29, 2011

Universal Orlando targets UK visitors with special 3-day Potter package Nov 11-13

Special Event Hosted by Warner Bros. to Feature Three Days of Cast Member and Filmmaker Appearances, Autograph Signings, Q&A Sessions and Film Screenings

Universal Orlando Resort announced
"A Celebration of the Harry Potter Films, " a special UK holiday package hosted by Warner Bros. and tied to Virgin Holidays travel. It goes on sale Sunday the 31st of July. This special event will take place from Friday, 11 November to Sunday, 13 November, at Universal's Islands of Adventure, home to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. 

Pricing for the special event package begins at
£1,299 per person and includes exclusive benefits such as:
  • An evening gala in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
  • Autograph signings with stars from the Harry Potter films
  • Q&A sessions with Harry Potter filmmakers and cast members, along with the creators of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
  • Screenings of all eight Harry Potter films - including "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2" - at the AMC Universal Cineplex 20 in Universal CityWalk. Access to the screenings can be added to the holiday packages for an additional fee.
Throughout the three-day celebration, guests will also be able to explore The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.  Packages are extremely limited and go on sale at 5 p.m. on Sunday the 31st of July in the UK. 

UK packages for "A Celebration of the Harry Potter Films" are only available with Virgin Holidays, Universal Orlando Resort's exclusive holiday partner.

Premier Package - Starts at £1,299 per person Holiday Package for A Celebration of the Harry Potter Films - 7-nights accommodation at selected hotels - Return Virgin Atlantic flights to Orlando, Florida - Universal 3-Park Bonus Ticket - More time to enjoy The Wizarding World of Harry Potter with Early Park Admission starting at 6 a.m. - Reservation to one in-park Harry Potter talent Q&A session (one per person) - Commemorative pin (one per person) - Harry Potter Blu-Ray set (one per room) - Reservation to one in-park Harry Potter cast member autograph session - Admission to the exclusive night time gala event on Sunday, 13 November - Breakfast at the Three Broomsticks

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