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DuPage Children’s Museum
301 N. Washington St.
Friday 9:00 a.m. Harry Potter inspired activities in the art studio

Diagon Alley
25 S. Washington St.
Hogwarts School of Music
Amadeus Music Instruction

Leaky Cauldron
Hidalgo Fine Cabinetry & Interior Renovation
Friday 12:00 p.m. “Scene It”- take the stage at the Leaky Cauldron to act out a popular scene or line from any of the movies, first one to guess wins a prize!
12:00 p.m. Take the stage and the microphone to read from your favorite Harry Potter book or do your very own storytelling!

Gringott’s Bank
Primerica Financial Services
Friday 12:00 p.m. While children learn the magic of compound interest from Head Goblin, Griphook and enter to win an official Harry Potter Wand, the parents will be given the opportunity to register for one of three “College of Hope” workshops.

LaSalle Bank
103 S. Washington St.
Friday Harry Potter giveaways and activities

Platform 9 ¾
Jill’s, A Children’s Portrait Boutique
127 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Harry Potter themed activity for children five years old and younger
Friday 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Harry Potter themed portraits for children of all ages
Enchanted Window Cloaks

Roseland Draperies & Interiors
204 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Come visit for your Harry Potter related giveaway!

Magical Mélange
206 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Wand casting (go fish!)

COSI Cauldron
220 S. Washington St.
Friday 7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m. Smores Roasting Party
Harry Potter bookmark giveaways

Knockturn Alley & Day Spa
Tranquility Day Spa
231 S. Washington St., Suite 3
Friday 12:00 p.m. Hand massages and Potter Potion giveaway

Hagrid’s Hair Salon
Amber Waves
232 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Treats, coupons, giveaways, and crazy hair color!

Deborah Jean’s Magical Gems
Deborah Jean Apparel
232 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Magical Illustrations

Anamagis Alley
Two Bostons
232 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Sorting Hat
Monday-Friday ALL DAY Young Witch and Wizard treat stand
Monday-Friday ALL DAY Washington Wizards Book Drive
Saturday 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Pictures with Fang

Potter’s Sandwich Works
Potbelly Sandwich Works
236 S. Washington St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Pickles on a wand
Friday 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Butterbeer Floats
Friday 9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Wizardly tunes-LIVE!

Craggy Cliff Chocolate Confectioners
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory-Q200
22 E. Chicago Ave., Suite 109
Friday 10:00 a.m. Samples of “Polyjuice Potion”
Friday 10:00 a.m. Face changing art

Gryffindor’s Gourmet Popcorn Shoppe
Kernel Fabyan’s Gourmet Popcorn Shoppe
22 E. Chicago Ave.
Friday ALL DAY Harry Potter quiz questions-free bags of for the winners!

Hogwarts House of Humor
Merriment for Muggles, Mugbloods, and Magicians
The Comedy Shrine-Q200
22 E. Chicago Ave.
“Harry Potter Lost in Naperville!” An improvised scene based on children and adult suggestions from the audience-each show a new adventure, so come see more then one!
Friday 12:03 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 12:33 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 1:03 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 1:33 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 2:03 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 2:33 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 3:03 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 3:33 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 4:03 p.m. (and ¾), Friday 4:33 p.m. (and ¾)
Friday 5:33 p.m. (and ¾)

Obscurus Books
Barnes & Noble Booksellers
47 E. Chicago Ave.
Friday & Saturday 12:00 p.m. Downtown Naperville Trivia Hunt
Friday 3:00 p.m. Harry Potter & the Half Blood Prince book discussion
Friday 5:00 p.m. Wrist bands distributed for book release
Friday 5:00 p.m. Photos with Harry Standee
Friday 5:00 p.m. Bertie Botts Bean Counting Contest
Friday 6:00 p.m. Wizards Challenge Game Tournament
Friday 7:00 p.m. Magic & Puppet Show
Friday 8:00 p.m. Amulet Making Craft
Friday 9:00 p.m. Fortune telling and palm reading
Saturday 12:01 a.m. BOOK RELEASED!

Florean Fortescue’s Ice Cream Parlor
Cookie Dough Creations
22 W. Chicago Ave.
Friday ALL DAY Butter Beer Floats

Tonk’s Treasures & Talismans
Baubles by Maclyn
32 W. Chicago Ave.

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
Naperville Public Libraries
200 W. Jefferson Ave.
Naper Boulevard Library
Friday 10:00 a.m.-noon Before the excitement in downtown, a craft Friday ALL DAY Listen to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
At 95th Street Library
Friday 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Fire Breathing Dragon craft Friday 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Muggle Magic Bingo

At Nichols Library
Friday 12:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Sorting Hat House Picking
Friday 12:45 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Book Discussion gr. 3-5 Community Room
Friday 2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Sorcerer’s Magic Show-Community Room
Friday 3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Sorcerer’s Magic Show -Community Room
Friday 4:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Sorcerer’s Magic Show-Community Room
Friday 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Face Painting-Jackson Street Portico
Friday 4:30 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Raffle Drawings every 30 minutes MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN
Friday 12:00 a.m. Drawing for your own copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Friday 5:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Glasses Craft Jackson Street Portico (Preschool–5th)
Friday 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Pin the Scar on Harry Jackson Street Portico (1st-5th)
Friday 7:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m. Fire Breathing Dragon Craft-Community Room (Preschool–5th)
Friday 7:45 p.m.-8:45 p.m. Snitch Relay Jackson Street Portico (1st-5th)
Friday 8:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Magic Wand Shop Craft Community Room (Preschool–5th)
Friday 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Hedwig’s Owl Post Craft Jackson Street Portico (Preschool–5th)
Friday 10:00 p.m.-10:45 p.m. Book Discussion Community Room 6th-8th
Friday 11:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Muggle Magic BINGO Children’s Department

Arbor Vitae Java & Juice
131 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday ALL DAY Butter Beer, Cauldron Cookies, and Poly Juice Potion

Flourish and Blotts
Anderson’s Bookshop
123 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday-Sunday ALL DAY Accepting donations for Hermione’s House Elf Clothing Drive benefiting Little Friends (clean, gently used adult and children’s clothing).
Friday-Sunday ALL DAY Magical Boutique-Harry Potter dress and accessories.
Friday ALL DAY In-store raffle for an official bookplate signed by J.K. Rowling for those who purchase the 7th book at Anderson’s Bookshop.
Friday ALL DAY Prediction Wall
Friday 6:30 p.m.-8:15 p.m. Live Raptors
Friday 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Ollivanders Designer Wands
Friday 6:00 p.m. Live Magical Portraits
Friday 6:00 p.m. Live Chess Games
Friday 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Pottermania Audio Trivia
Friday 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Pottermania Trivia
Friday 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. Tattoo Station
Friday 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Spells Class
Friday 6:45 p.m. Live Chess Games
Friday 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Professor Trelawney’s Amazing Predictions
Friday 7:30 p.m. Live Chess Games
Friday Midnight Ticket holders begin receiving their copies of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows at Anderson’s Bookshop-where the magic began.
Friday 12:00 a.m. Countdown to midnight with Leaky Cauldron Pottercast hosts Melissa Anelli, John Noe, and Sue Upton, of the famous

Paige Nicole White Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Anderson’s Bookshop
Friday 12:00 p.m. Golden Snitch Toss

Dervish & Banges
Sharper Image
120 W. Jefferson Ave.

Twillfit & Tattings
Gotskind’s Shoes & Clothing
115 W. Jefferson Ave.

Slytherin House of Shoes
Clark’s Shoe Store
112 W. Jefferson Ave.

Tagan’s Totes & Trunks
Kaehler World Traveler
111 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday 10:00 a.m. Make your favorite house book cover
Friday 10:00 a.m. 20% off backpacks, messenger bags and trunks

Creeky Hallow
SaraBoo Creek
107 W. Jefferson Ave.

Madam Malkin’s Robes
The Right Start
30 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Robe making

Chocolate Frog Lounge
Ethel’s Chocolate Lounge
28 W. Jefferson Ave.

Kay Clay’s Yule Ball Dance Shoppe
Kay Clay International, Inc.
26 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday 12:00 p.m. Capes go on sale!

Hogwarts Cauldron of Ice Cream
Coldstone Creamery
23 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday ALL DAY Free Harry Potter themed candy mix-in with every ice cream purchase

Madam Puddifoot’s Wine Shop
Tasting deVine Cellars
21 W. Jefferson Ave.

Honeyduke’s Sweetshop
Naper Nuts & Sweets
10 W. Jefferson Ave.
Friday ALL DAY Put your name in the sorting hat for a chance to win a house basket.
Guess how many beans are in the Goblet of Fire for a chance to win them all!
Use our special mood ring to find the perfect wand match for you!
Various Harry Potter Candies that will never again be sold in the history of Harry

Rouges Gallery
BAS Gallery
4 E. Jefferson Ave.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Wizard Face Painting in the courtyard

Wizard Insurance
Insure One
20 E. Jefferson Ave.
Friday 3:00 p.m. Snitch toss

Godrich Hollow
Masala Yangu
43 E. Jefferson Ave.
Friday 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Potion Making
Saturday 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. End of Year Feast Part I
Saturday 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. The Ultimate Fan-Harry Potter Trivia
Saturday 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. End of Year Feast Part II

Leaky Cauldron website! (At the Show Wagon).
Sunday 3:00 p.m. The Leaky Cauldron Pottercast, with hosts Melissa Anelli, John Noe, and Sue Upton, will podcast their very FIRST discussion of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. See store for details, location TBA, http://www.the-leaky-

Trelawney’s Treasures
Kasie’s Beads
116 S. Webster St.

Hallows Handbags
Creating Your Style
116 S. Webster St.
Friday Visit the Hallow’s tent in front of the showroom and receive a free gift.

Canterbury Shoppe
175 W. Jackson Ave.
Friday 12:00 p.m. Gifts and refreshments related to Harry Potter and his friends will be available for sale throughout the event, while quantities last. Shop early for butter beer, wands, hats, and worms…
1:00 p.m. Wizard Bingo, 2:30 p.m. Wand Making, 5:30 p.m. Wizard Bingo, 7:00 p.m. Wand Making, 8:30 p.m. Wizard Bingo, 10:00 p.m. Wizard Bingo

Quality Quiddich Supplies
The Naperville Cultural Center
55 S. Main St., Suite 211
Friday 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Broomstick Making
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Wand Making
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Golden Snitch Making
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Magic Desserts

Saturday 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Broomstick Making
9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wand Making
9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Golden Snitch Making
9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Magic Desserts

Weasley’s Wizard Wiis
The Gamestop
216 S. Main St.
Friday ALL DAY Demo the new Harry Potter video game

Purge & Dowse, Ltd.
217 S. Main St.

Madam Malkin’s Curtain Magic
Country Curtains
233 S. Main St.
Friday 9:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Hogwarts Sorting Hat
Saturday 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Hogwarts Sorting Hat

The Apothecary
400 S. Main St.

Potter’s Pottery
Potter Bayou
117 Water St.
Friday 12:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Harry Potter themed pottery to paint

Dave’s Floral Touch
124 S. Water St.
Friday ALL DAY Mandrake Raffle
ALL DAY Refreshment sales, proceeds benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund


The Party that shall not be named

On July 20th downtown Naperville will be celebrating the release of the seventh and final book in the series, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.”  There will be numerous family events occurring throughout downtown Naperville during Friday afternoon and evening. 

Useful Links:
Naperville Convention & Visitors Bureau

City of Naperville
Naperville Public Library

Parking Map


Event sponsors:


Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce
55 South Main St., Suite 351
Naperville, IL 60540
p: 630-355-4141
f: 630-355-8335 

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