Weekend at Hogwarts Event (in Pittsburgh!)

Attention Pittsburgh! There will be foolish wand-waving and silly incantations this weekend in Dormont, or as it is being called for the weekend, Dumble-Dormont.

Please note, due to popularity, the daily ticketed sessions are currently sold out. But fear not, Potter lovers! Harry Potter-themed vendors are open to the public in the Great Hall at the Hollywood Theater. Details on the free events and those with ticket availability can be found below or on the Weekend at Hogwarts Facebook page.

Weekend at Hogwarts in Dumble-Dormont

What is it? A Harry Potter celebration for witches, wizards, and muggles alike.

Where? Dormont, PA (with most events taking place at The Hollywood Theater at 1449 Potomac Avenue).

When is it? This weekend! September 29 – October 1

  • Friday, September 29: 
    5:30 PM: Potter’s Pizza, Potions, Popcorn, and Pajama Party! at Dormont’s Hollywood Theater. This is a family friendly event, but tickets are required (and they’re selling fast!).
  • Saturday, September 30:
    2 PM – 6:30 PM: Shop the magical vendors in the Great Hall at The Hollywood Theater.
  • Sunday, October 1:
    11:30 AM – 4 PM: Shop the magical vendors in the Great Hall at The Hollywood Theater.

Weekend vendors include:

Songbird Artistry
songbird-artistry(Photo courtesy of Songbird Artistry Facebook page.)

Legendary Luminaries
legendary luminaries(Photos courtesy of Legendary Luminaries Facebook page.)

Mack Daddy Magic Wands
mack daddy magic wands(Photo courtesy of Mack Daddy Magic Wands Facebook page.)

Les Polinko
les polinko(Image courtesy of Weekend at Hogwarts Facebook page.)

Once Upon a CON-Artist
once upon a con artist(Image courtesy of Once Upon a CON-Artist Facebook Page.)

Perfect Fish Designs
perfect fish designs(Image courtesy of Weekend at Hogwarts Facebook page.)

Leona’s Ice Cream will serve Butterbeer ice cream sandwiches. YUM!butterbeer-ice-cream-sandwich-leonas(Photo courtesy of @leonasllc’s Instagram.)

For the most recent updates, additional information, and more vendor spotlights, visit the Weekend at Hogwarts Facebook page.

Will I see you sporting your house colors this weekend? I want to see all the mischief you manage at Dumble-Dormont. Tag me on Instagram (@monica.delmonico) or Facebook (@PopcornerReviews)!

harry potter sorting hat




  1. September 29, 2017 / 3:22 am

    That sounds AMAZING! Have fun πŸ™‚

    • September 29, 2017 / 9:22 am

      I can’t wait! Love me some HP activities.

  2. Danielle @ From Girlie to Nerdy
    September 29, 2017 / 9:14 am

    Ahhh this is so awesome! If I lived up there I would totally go πŸ™‚

    • September 29, 2017 / 9:22 am

      I’ll have a Butterbeer ice cream sandwich for you! πŸ™‚

  3. September 29, 2017 / 5:06 pm

    I so wish I could go to this! It looks amazing! I went to a potter con a few months ago and it was great πŸ™‚

    • September 30, 2017 / 8:34 am

      That’s awesome! Anything Harry Potter is right up my alley.

  4. September 29, 2017 / 6:28 pm

    I wish I lived in Pittsburgh so I could go to this!

    • September 30, 2017 / 8:35 am

      I’ll have a Butterbeer ice cream sandwich for you. πŸ™‚

  5. September 30, 2017 / 10:15 pm

    Sounds like so much fun! I used to live in Pittsburgh, and honestly can’t wait to go back one day and attend events like this. πŸ˜€

  6. October 2, 2017 / 1:56 pm

    Those Golden Snitch earrings are so cool! I love it!

    • October 3, 2017 / 1:24 pm

      Aren’t they cute?! And they are subtle. πŸ™‚

  7. October 3, 2017 / 11:44 am

    I love Harry Potter SO MUCH. This is awesome.

  8. October 4, 2017 / 8:21 am

    OMG! This is perfect!!!!!!

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