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This is a list of attractions at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, an upcoming addition to Universal's Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida. The park section is expected to open in Spring of 2010.

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Dragon Challenge

See: Dragon Challenge

The Dragon Challenge is based on a component of the Triwizard Tournament, an event depicted in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. The two sides of the Dueling Dragons attraction will be renamed as Hungarian Horntail and Chinese Fireball.

Flight of the Hippogriff

See: Flight of the Hippogriff

The Flight of the Hippogriff (a retheming of Flying Unicorn) is an upcoming roller coaster at the Islands of Adventure theme park.

The ride will be located in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter section, and is a mild alternative to the land's more extreme rides. In fact, it is located adjacent to the very extreme Dragon Challenge roller coasters.

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

See: Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey is an upcoming attraction to be added to Islands of Adventure. The attraction will be a signature ride of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter area of the theme park, and will take riders through scenes and environments inspired by the various books and films of the Harry Potter series.

Hagrid's Hut

Hagrid's Hut is an upcoming attraction at Islands of Adventure. The attraction will be located in the new The Wizarding World of Harry Potter section of the park upon its opening in 2010. The attraction will be located next to the Flight of the Hippogriff roller coaster, and will be used for storage. It will be a recreation of Rubeus Hagrid's hut.

Hogwarts Express

Hogwarts Express is an upcoming attraction at Islands of Adventure, to be located in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter area of the theme park. The attraction is a recreation of the Hogwarts Express from the popular Harry Potter series, and it will be located at the entrance to Hogsmeade Village. It is planned to debut with the new section of the park in 2010. The only information which Universal Parks & Resorts has provided on the attraction states:

At the entrance of Hogsmeade, billowing steam and an iconic whistle signal the arrival of the Hogwarts Express into Hogsmeade station.

Ollivander's Interactive Experience

Ollivander's is the given name for an upcoming attraction at Islands of Adventure, part of the park's new The Wizarding World of Harry Potter section. The attraction will be a recreation of Ollivander's from the Harry Potter series, and will be an interactive experience attraction using the fictional premise of "the wand chooses the wizard". Also located in the building of the attraction will be a gift shop of the same name selling recreations of wands from the Harry Potter series. It is scheduled to open in 2010.

Shopping

This is a listing of gift shops to open in 2010 within the new area.

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Filch’s Emporium of Confiscated Goods

A toy store themed to an emporium owned by the Potter character Argus Filch. It will be located in Hogwarts Castle right after Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey.

Dervish and Bangs

A toy store located in the recreation of Hogsmeade Village.

Ollivander's

A shop selling recreations of wands from the series, located in the building for Ollivander's Interactive Experience.

Honeydukes

A candy store which will sell recreated candies found at Honeydukes from the Potter series.

Zonko’s

A joke store, also to be located in a recreation of Hogsmeade Village.

Dining

This is a listing of restaurants which will be located in the new area.

The Three Broomsticks

A dining establishment to be located in the recreation of Hogsmeade Village.

Other attractions

Hogsmeade Village

A recreation of Hogsmeade from the Potter series. It will house such attractions as Hogwarts Express and Ollivander's Interactive Experience, as well as various stores and restaurants.

The Owlery

A sitting area themed to the Potter location The Owlery, in which Owls deliver mail.

Hogwarts Grounds

A recreation of the Hogwarts Castle Grounds, from the Potter series. It will house such attractions as Flight of the Hippogriff, Dragon Challenge and Hagrid's Hut.

Hogwarts Castle

A recreation of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from the Harry Potter series. The attraction Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey will encompass most of the castle, however, a small area in the building will still allow park guests to walk around while viewing the recreation.

Hagrid's Hut
FlightoftheHippogriff.jpg
"Hagrid's Hut" seen in the background in the queue of Flight of the Hippogriff.
Islands of Adventure
Area The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Attraction type Walk Through Attraction
Theme Harry Potter series
Opening date Spring 2010
Ride duration unlimited minutes
Hogwarts Express
Hogsmeadeattraction.jpg
The "Hogwarts Express" attraction seen at the far right of Hogsmeade Village.
Islands of Adventure
Area The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Attraction type TBA
Theme Hogwarts Express
Vehicle type Train
Ollivander's
Ollivanders.jpg
Concept art
Islands of Adventure
Area The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Attraction type Interactive attraction
Theme Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Opening date Spring, 2010

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