The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hollywood

  • “I’m dizzy from rides, sunstroke and girl power” is what Anna Kendrick said after spending the day here in June 2017 with friends, including Brittany Snow.
  • Joe Jonas dropped by Ollivander’s Wand Shop when he went to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hollywood in June 2017.
  • “I accidentally chose the Voldemort wand” is what Heidi Pratt shared when she visited in May 2017, so instead, she “Got the Dumbledore wand,” a cup of butterbeer, and a box of sweets, saying, “I think I can leave HP land happy.”
  • Kate Beckinsale said she was a “Tiny bit overstimulated by the wand choosing the wizard at #wizardingworldofharrypotter #universalstudios” in May 2017.
  • Ashlee Simpson spent a “Fun family Sunday” here in May 2017 with Evan Ross and their children.
  • A wand-wielding Jerry Ferrara joked he was “Using all my magic so the Knicks get the #1 pick tonight” when he was at this Wizarding World of Harry Potter in May 2017.
  • Neve Campbell came to this theme park in March 2017 for some “Magic time with my cousin!”
  • French Montana spent a father-son day here in March 2017.
  • Tori Kelly was happy with her frozen drink from here in March 2017.
  • Martina McBride was at “Wizarding World!” in March 2017.
  • “The only person that could ever get me to go to the WIzarding World Of Harry Potter and drink bitterer. Love this s woman with all my heart” is what Brody Jenner said about his fiancée when they were here on Valentine’s Day in February 2017.
  • Bindi Irwin shared a throwback photo on Valentine’s Day in February 2017 of her visit with her boyfriend here and captioned it, “Sharing a butterbeer and thinking about how love is truly magical.”
  • Kevin McHale got up close to the Hogwarts Express here in January 2017.
  • Soleil Moon Frye said she was “Still such a kid” when she came here with her children and a friend in January 2017.
  • “Got butterbeer??” is what Sarah Michelle Gellar asked when she sipped on one in January 2017.
  • Emily VanCamp enjoyed “All laughs all day with this crew” — including Josh Bowman — when she came here in January 2017 and added that it was “just what the doctor ordered.”
  • Scooter Braun hung with his team here and wished everyone “Happy holidays” in December 2016.
  • Ashley Tisdale tried out a wand here in December 2016 and said, “Believe in your own magic.”
  • Leah Remini declared, “What a delightful place this is” when she and her daughter were “Visiting Hogwarts” in October 2016.
  • Josh Gad revealed that in September 2016, he “Went for a meeting to discuss upcoming movies . . . and instead ended up riding movies @unistudios #wizardingworldofharrypotter.”
  • In September 2016, Jaime King showed off some “MAGICAL BALLET” moves in front of Madam Puddifoot’s Tea Shop and said, “Well, when our trip back to Omaha gets delated . . . we went to the best home away from home THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER.”
  • Pete Wentz went for his “Last butter beer of summer” in September 2016.
  • Corbin Bleu came here in July 2017 and said he was “Enjoying spending the day riding rides and drinking butterbeer with my mom and sisters!”
  • Ashley Benson sipped on some “Butterbeer” when she was here in June 2016.
  • Tony Hawk brought his “Butterbeer Brigade” to the park in June 2016.
  • “Not a muggle” is what Jerry Ferrara declared when he wielded a wand here and added, “It’s tough being a Wizard sometimes. People never believe you.”
  • Tia Mowry enjoyed “Butter Beer” when she hit up “@unistudios with the squad” in June 2016.
  • Breckin Meyer said he and a friend were “Just some Wizards chillin up in Diagon Alley” in June 2016.
  • In May 2016, Ariana Grande teased that it was “so nice visiting all our old teachers” here.
  • Bella Thorne “ended up at Harry Potter land” in May 2016 to celebrate her friends’ birthdays.
  • Topher Grace couldn’t contain his excitement when he went “#backtoschool” at “Hogwarts!!” in April 2016.
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar wondered where the sorting hat would put her when she came to the amusement part for a second time in April 2016.
  • Meghan Trainor had the “Best day” here in April 2016.
  • Mindy Kaling learned she’d be in Slytherin, said “sure” to trying Bertie Botts Every Flavour Beans, and declared butterbeer “delicious” when she was here in April 2016.
  • Michelle Trachtenberg checked out the candy store and wand shop and said “The Sorting Hat considered putting me in #slytherin but I decided I’m really a #gryffindor” after a “Truly magical” time at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in April 2016.
  • “Butter beer is amazing” is what Vanessa Hudgens had to say about her “magical” visit in April 2016.
  • Darren Criss had a “totally awesome time” at the new park in April 2016.
  • “But which #wand will choose me?” is what Sarah Michelle Gellar wondered when she was at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hollywood in March 2016.
  • Steven Tyler threw his hands up after a March 2016 day of “WITCHCRAFT WIZARDRY AND ((WAND))ERING”at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hollywood.
  • Chloe Grace Moretz said, “I got into hogwarts guys” and urged, “get your butter beer on people,” after going to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hollywood while rapping Gryffindor in March 2016.
  • Kylie Jenner shared a shot of butter beer during “round 2” at the park in March 2016.
  • Mayim Bialik snapped a selfie with the Hogwarts castle here in March 2016 and said, “This happened for this muggle. It needs to happen for you too.”
  • Kourtney Kardashian and her kids enjoyed “A little Harry Potter magic” at the park in March 2016, with Penelope Disick waving a wand.
  • Kevin McHale came to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hollywood with Jenna Ushkowitz in March 2016 and said, “Dreams come true. Today I went to Hogwarts.” The next day, they were there again sipping pumpkin juice with Jenna admitting, “And we’re back #day2 #werenotobsessed.”
  • In March 2016, Anna Kendrick waved a wand and revealed this emotional endorsement for the park: “So magical I cried two (or five) times. This is not an ad. These are just my feelings. My big stupid feelings. What is happening to me???”
  • For her 36th birthday in March 2016, Rebel Wilson said she “Got to experience all the magic at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.”

Stargazer Tip: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Orlando is also an option for East Coast muggles.

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