Wizard Weekend

Board the Wizard Express for magic and mischief

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Saturday 26th - Sunday 27th October 2019

All Halloween activities run from 11am - 4pm

Dress up as a spooky character for your chance to win a fantastically spooky prize! Whether you're a wondrous wizard, a ghastly ghost or a petrifying pumpkin, come along to the fancy dress competition above the shop in Alresford, at 12pm and 2pm. There are three age categories:

  • Under 4's - 'Brand New Wizards'
  • Age 4 - 8 year olds - 'Emerging Wand Talent'
  • Over 8 year olds - 'Potion Masters'

We have lots of spooky activities to keep the kids entertained... ALL activities are included in your ticket price 

  • Take unlimited rides on the Wizard Express steam train
  • Walk in Harry Potter's footsteps on the real Kings Cross footbridge from the films, borrow our Hogwarts costumes to dress up in character to take a selfie
  • Explore one of the real Hogwarts Express carriages used in one of the Harry Potter films
  • Watch owls and falcons
  • Be brave and get up close to creepy creatures
  • Marvel at haunting magic performances
  • Take a ride on our spooky miniature railway
  • Learn how witches broomsticks are made
  • Get your face painted into something scary (additional cost)

Click here to see a blog from 'Lukeosaurus AND ME' who visited in 2018

Wizard Weekend ticket prices: 
Adult: £17
Child (age 5 - 16): £9
Child under 5: FREE
Family (2A + 2C): £43

Parking Information:
FREE parking at Ropley in the field. Postcode SO24 0BL. 
Disabled parking available at Alresford Station. Disabled drop-off at Ropley station and parking in the field.