2018

Festival of Wizardry 2018

September 21, 2018 10:00 am - September 23, 2018 7:00 pm 377 Gypsy Ln, Blyth, Ontario

With so many witches and wizards from around the world trying to geek out together at our Festival of Wizardry, we are looking forward to hosting this magical event every year. Prepare your wands and dust off your broomsticks for this annual spellbinding event.

Please double check your ticket purchases in check out to ensure the proper day, as we’ve had a few witches and wizards not noticing the VIP option.

Friday September 21st to Sunday September 23rd!

Gates open at 10:00 am (9:00 am for Perdue VIP’s) & all activities cease by 7:00 pm

Features and Performances of Festival of Wizardry 2018:

    Actress Bonnie Wright                Musical Magic!

 

Interactive Magical Displays   Costumed Characters

 

         Quidditch Canada           And So Much More Magic!

 

We are excited to announce that Bonnie Wright, who played Ginny Weasley in the Harry Potter films, will be at the Festival of Wizardry 2018 to do interviews, take pictures and sign autographs! Bonnie will be at the Festival on September 23rd.

You can look forward to having all the things you loved from 2017 with some amazing additions.  Grab a seat on our Quidditch pitch and watch the skilled athletes from Quidditch Canada compete against each other for the Perdue Cup. Listen to Wizard Rock with the Lovegoods, locally from Waterloo amongst other rockin bands TBA. Fill your head with ideas and learn new tricks and trades when you visit our workshops or listen to the panels.

New for 2018
Congratulations on being accepted as a student at The Borealis School of Wizardry. This establishment takes pride in their graduates learning the very best of all things magical. Each student will be sorted into one of the following houses: Rougarou, Yelth, Mishipeshu and Muine. Each house has their own common room and corresponding activities and entertainment. We look forward to you attending The Borealis School of Wizardry this September.

Not sure which house you belong to? Get sorted here

Details will be announced as soon as they are confirmed!

 

 

Check out some of our entertainment below!

The Lovegoods

The Dandies

Spell Tutor

 

 

Date

21 - 23 Sep 2018

Location 377 Gypsy Ln, Blyth, Ontario

Schedule of Events

Magical Events

Friday & Saturday

  • Quidditch Canada: Perdue’s Cup Tournament
  • Borealis School for Aspiring Witches and Wizards
    • Defence Against Dark Magic
    • Divination
    • Magic Animal Care
    • Potions
    • Crafts and Purchasing
      • Make everything you need for your classes or get a shopping list with vendor coupons
    • House Common Rooms:
      • Badger’s Borrow: Games, Workshops and More
      • Snake Pit: Professional Networking,Workshops and More
      • Lion’s Den: Tests of Courage, Workshops and More
      • Raven’s Roost: Escape Room, Workshops and More
  • WRock Performances
    • Lovegoods and More
  • Costume Contests
  • Photobooths
  • Poly-Wizard Cup
    • Mazes & Riddles
    • Feats of Skill and Bravery
    • Contests of Cunning and Intrigue
    • Prove your loyalty and teamwork
  • Virtual Wizarding Expo
    • VR, Game Counsels (Retro and Modern)
  • The Restricted Section (Saturday and Sunday ONLY Age of Majority 19+)
    • Themed Alcoholic Drinks
    • Hand Picked Craftspeople and Artists
  • Great Hall (All Ages)
    • Themed Foods
    • Themed Drinks
  • The Shambles: Vendor Tent
    • Large Vendor Booths
  • Hog’s Head: Vendor Tent
    • Medium Vendors
  • Mold-On-The-Wold: Vendor Tent
    • Small Crafters

 

Sunday Pass: Same as Saturday with the following additions

  • Workshops
    • All Day
  • Panels
    • All Day
    • Informative Panels
    • Parody Panels
  • Celebrity Autographs and Photos

VIP Offerings

  • Get all the amazing offerings mentioned above with a three day pass
  • Free 3 day Parking
  • Enter One Hour Early
  • Front Row VIP Seating (Limited)
  • Priority Lineup (Sunday Only)
  • Selected VIP Discounts/Deals at Participating Vendors and Festival Merchandise Tables
Wizardly Wonders

YTV Kids came in 2017

Innerspace from Space channel came in 2017 as well

Geek Alert

Alas, we don’t have ravens, enchanted coins or the Wizarding Wireless Network to communicate with each other, so we’ve had to make do with emails. If you’d like to be kept up to date on the latest Transfigured Town news (and get access to tickets as soon as they’re released) make sure you’re signed up to our newsletter. And dont' forget to confirm your e-mail address because you'll miss out on the important updates!
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