The Small Town In Ohio That Transforms Into A Magical Harry Potter Wonderland
There’s a place in Ohio where all wizards happily gather, the butter beer is plentiful and you can stroll down Diagon Alley.
Although Ohio is no stranger to some pretty epic small town festivals, Kent takes the small town festival concept to a whole other level with the Wizardly World of Kent. One magical weekend in July, the small town transforms into a Harry Potter wonderland that will bring out your inner wizard.
Take a look:
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Have you been to the Wizardly World of Kent? (For more information about this year’s festival, click here.) If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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