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Celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday!
July 31, 2021
Calling all Wizards and Muggles! Wingadrium leviosa! Fly in to Pretend City to celebrate the chosen one’s birthday…with owls, broom races, potions and more today will certainly not be a bore.
Purpose Behind the Play: curiosity and engagement, language development, gross and locomotor development
- Smart Art (Times May Very): Harry Potter Art – Fly into the art studio where your children will delight in making their own Hedwig or magical wand and creating their own version of Hogwarts Castle.
- Growing up Great Game (11:00 am): Magical Creatures Scavenger Hunt > The magical creatures from the Care of Magical Creatures class have escaped and are lost in the city. Help us use the clues to find them!
- Simple Science (3:00 pm): Potions Class > One of the most popular classes at Hogwarts is here at Pretend City. This fun activity will make sure you have an ample supply of Gillyweed and Hippogriff Gizzards on hand!
Grown-up Tip: If your child loves magic but isn’t quite ready for the wizarding world of Harry Potter, we have found a book list that may be just the right fit for your child. Check out the What Do We Do All Day? blogs list of “12+ Books for Kids Not Ready to Read Harry Potter”.
RSVP: Not required
Fee: Included with museum admission; Come dressed as your favorite Harry Potter character for $1.00 off general admission ticket! Discounted ticket purchase only applicable through in-person purchase at front desk.