With regular showings of Harry Potter movie marathons in theaters or TV, fans around the world gather for parties to celebrate!
But Harry Potter parties are fun any time of year ... for Halloween or even for grown-up get-togethers...yes, adults are big fans of the Boy Wizard, too
Be sure to send out invitations weeks in advance so your guests will have enough time to plan to attend. Purchase Harry Potter invites -- or create your own, using Harry Potter clip art with headlines that read: "We're mixing up a potion for fun!" or "It's Open House at Hogwart's!" -- including date, time and RSVP details.
Easy Harry Potter party
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Whether it's for a casual get-together or a full-blown Harry Potter costume ball, the decorations
for your party can be as simple or as elaborate as you like. The easiest way to set the mood, is to bring out the old Halloween decorations - with the emphasis on witches, bats and broomsticks!
Throw a few magic tricks, a game of Quidditch, a Harry Potter trivia marathon, favorite Harry Potter recipes, and a few cauldrons of butterbeer and other magically delicious drinks - and you'll have all the makings of a great party that will be enjoyed by Muggles of all ages.
More about Harry Potter party ideas around the Web:
Harry Potter Birthday Party Ideas - This collection of ideas includes slumber parties, Halloween parties and plenty of tips for a daytime birthday celebrations. Descriptions of these parties features ideas for invitations, decorations, costumes, party favors, foods, drinks, games and activities that really work.
Harry Potter Party! - Reason to Party is a great site for party ideas and they cover the Harry Potter theme in their usual brilliant fashion. From ideas for invitations, to suggestions for games and activities to keep the action going, through decorations and foods to serve - including recipes - you'll be all set party magic...
Harry Potter Party Ideas for Adults - eHow.com guide with step-by-step instructions on planning and decorating for your next Harry Potter bash including tips and recipes for party food and drinks plus party games and activity ideas.
101 Harry Potter Party - A budget-minded mom with a selection
of party ideas that include wizardly recipes for party foods,
plenty of activities borrowed from the classroom, and great fun
for party guests and some Muggle Jar Gifts that make wonderful
favors for the Potter fans at your party...