Wizarding Weekend On Magical Main

The 4th Annual Wizarding Weekend flies into Old Ellicott City on October 7 & 8!


Sunday, Oct 08 2023


10:00 am


Old Ellicott City


Multi-Day Event

Calling Wizards of all ages! Main St will magically transform into a world of Harry Potter inspired mischief & magical treats all weekend to benefit National Federation of the Blind of MD. All specials, contests & events are both Saturday & Sunday

COSTUME CONTEST: 12 & 4pm on the stage at Little Market Cafe

SCAVENGER HUNT: get your free trivia hunt map with a small donation to NFBMD (pick up at Little Market Cafe) then explore the town for answers while enjoying Harry Potter inspired treats, collectibles, jewelry, clothing, snacks & more. Return your completed hunt card for prizes!

Family friendly fun brought to you by the historic Ellicott City community in support of the National Federation of the Blind of MD


Attic Antiques & Things
Colorful magic potion bottles

Backwater Books.
Sat 10/7
2pm: Snape, the Definitive Analysis Author Talk
6pm: She Who Must Not Be Named: a discussion of JK Rowling
Sun 10/8
10:30am: Your House, Your Magic: A Kids’ Discussion
2pm: Fandom Joy and Inspiration w/ Professor Shannon Sauro

Bohemian House
Wizard & Harry Potter temporary tattoos

Cozy’s Café Bakery & Bistro
Get ready for a MAGICAL weekend with wizarding world themed cafe and menu!
Wizarding T-Shirts, Wands & Tumblers
Golden snitch cake pops & House Sorting cookies.  Live Sorting Hat
We have some of the BEST butterbeer and sweet treats! Come see for yourself!

Crazy Mason
Toad-aly Magical themed sundaes in a Wizarding Weekend souvenir mason jar

20% off sterling & gemstone jewelry

Doc Taylors Toy Emporium
Magic wizard wands

Forget Me Not Factory
Mystical Harry Potter village layout + a Halloween garden
Free Harry Potter mug with $50 purchase
Create Bubble magic 1-5pm each day with Professor Bubbledork!

Enchanting Hair Specials at Gloss
We will be offering hair tinsel, face glitter in the shape of Harry Potter’s Scar and Bubble Braids in the House colors!
Learn MORE

Made On Main
Harry Potter inspired jewelry – snitches, messenger owls, sorting hats all with your house colors. Deathly Hallows too! Plus $5 beaded earrings for muggles.

Manor Hill Tavern
Manor Hill Tavern Brunch 10am-2pm; Beer Garden 12pm-9pm; Food & Drink Specials!
Get all the details HERE about Wizarding Weekend

Park Ridge Trading Company
HP Advent Calendars, Beer Butter Cupcake Kits & Cauldrons of Wizards Brew (Color Changing Cocoa!) on hand + Harry Potter aprons available for custom order

Platform 9 ¾ (photo pop up next to Precious Gifts)
Fun family photo opportunity for wizards & muggles

Southwest Connection
FREE gift w/ $25 purchase
Fall Bake Sale benefiting the Howard Co Food Bank & Nat’l Federation of the Blind – MD – Pumpkin & Blueberry breads, Butterbeer cookies & cupcakes, fudge & more
$15 Wizard Mystery bags
More Details HERE

Sweet Cascades Chocolatier
Handcrafted chocolate Golden Wonders, Owls, Caramel Frogs + Sweet Butter Fizz. Gift sets too!

Sweet Elizabeth Jane
In-store scavenger hunt for sticker prizes

The Wine Bin
Harry Potter Movie
Saturday 7:00PM
Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban



Teresa Graham
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