The stunning Wizarding World Wand installation is set to visit four locations in the UK this Spring, to celebrate the release of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore, in cinemas on 8th April 2022.
The four chosen locations – Hull, Birmingham, Stoke-on-Trent and Reading – were voted for by the public and will each host the exciting installation for seven days.
Hull, which received the most public votes, will launch the tour, followed by Birmingham, Stoke-on-Trent and ending in Reading. The full dates and locations are:
- Hull, Queen Victoria Square – 2nd – 8th March
- Birmingham, the Bullring – 11th – 17th March
- Stoke-on-Trent, Smithfield – 21st – 27th March
- Reading, The Oracle Shopping Centre – 30th March – 5th April
Standing 15 feet tall and set within concrete bases, the nine wands – bringing to life those belonging to some of the favourite characters in the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films – will illuminate each evening, performing a light show to the thrilling music from the Fantastic Beasts and Harry Potter films.
Polly Cochrane, Country Manager WarnerMedia UK & Ireland, says, “We are delighted that this stunning installation will be touring for the first time next month and the magic will be shared with even more fans. Following a nationwide vote, it’s exciting to know that we’re bringing the wands to the biggest Wizarding World fans across the UK as we celebrate the upcoming release of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore.”
🪄 ANNOUNCEMENT 🪄 The Wizarding World Wands will tour four UK locations as voted by the public in celebration of the release of Fantastic Beasts: #TheSecretsOfDumbledore, in cinemas April 8. pic.twitter.com/tIAgHHz4zM— Fantastic Beasts UK (@BeastsMovieUK) February 9, 2022