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The owls have delivered the invites to Hogwarts markets
Harry Potter fans this is the event you've been waiting for.
The owls have been sending out the invitations - all young and not so young witches and wizards are cordially invited to attend An Evening at Hogwarts on 26 March 2016. In the spirit of generosity, muggles are also welcome to attend.
This Harry Potter themed event begins at 1.30pm and finishes around 7pm at Paddington. Whether you're a diehard HP movie fan or the parent of a young witch or wizard, this is a must attend event.
Should you go to this? "It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities." Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
What is it?
An Evening at Hogwarts is hosted by the Pastel Palace. It is a market afternoon with all stallholders and market goods themed from the Harry Potter movies; owls, Hogwarts themed items, Harry Potter candles, soaps and bath accessories. Harry Potter clothing for the young ones will be available to purchase as well as themed art and lots more movie memorabilia. Everything at this market day is Harry Potter themed. It's the ultimate day out for fans of Hermione, Ron, Sirius, the Weasleys and of course Harry.
The organisers are planning a host of Hogwarts decorations to blow your wizarding mind. Step into another world for the afternoon where spells are commonplace and magic is everyday.
Is it ok to dress up at to attend this markets? Yes, witch and wizarding dress robes or your Quidditch uniform is welcome. As Hagrid says "I am what I am an' I'm not ashamed. 'Never be ashamed,' my ol' dad used ter say, 'there's some who'll hold it against you, but they're not worth bothern' with.'" Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
The markets are held on 26 March from 1.30pm to 7pm at 132 LaTrobe Terrace, Paddington.
Stay up to date with all of the news on this event by following their Facebook page. Due to the expected popularity of this afternoon, check the Facebook page prior to attending to ensure the location doesn't change to a larger venue.