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30 Magical Harry Potter Party Ideas

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Bring the magic of the wizarding world of Harry Potter to your next party with these 30 amazing Harry Potter party ideas we’ve rounded up for you. There are ideas for easy DIY table Quidditch, tutorials for making your own Snitch cake or cake pops, a variety of awesome recipes for things like Butterbeer and pumpkin juice and plenty of game and activity ideas.  We love the Snape’s Slime and Ollivander’s apprentice wand tutorial!  You are sure to have a magical time!

30 Magical Harry Potter Birthday Party Ideas

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Easy DIY Table Quidditch

1. Easy DIY Table Quidditch :: Farm to Fete

Harry Potter Snitch Cake

2. Harry Potter Snitch Cake :: Ashlee Marie

Quidditch Treat Bags

3. Quidditch Treat Bags :: Hostess With the Mostess

Printable Hogwarts Acceptance Letter/Party Invitation

4. Printable Hogwarts Acceptance Letter/Party Invitation :: Pieces by Polly

Mandrake Cupcakes

5. Mandrake Cupcakes :: Instagram user @artedetalheconvites, seen via Pop Sugar

Harry Potter Birthday Invitation

6. Harry Potter Birthday Invitation :: Anders Ruff Custom Designs

Hogwarts House Scarf Bookmarks

7. Hogwarts House Scarf Bookmarks ::  5 Little Monsters

Harry Potter Soaring Candles DIY

8. Harry Potter Soaring Candles DIY :: LiveMaster

Harry Potter Butterbeer Cupcakes


9. Harry Potter Butterbeer Cupcakes :: Sugar and Soul

Magical Color Changing Drinks

10. Magical Color Changing Drinks :: Hostess With the Mostess

DIY Cardboard Hogwarts Express

11. DIY Cardboard Hogwarts Express :: LiveMaster

Snape’s Slime Party Activity

12. Snape’s Slime Party Activity :: The Carver Crew

Harry Potter Honeydukes Pink Coconut Ice

13. Harry Potter Honeydukes Pink Coconut Ice ::  Food in Literature

Wizard Hat Cupcakes

14. Wizard Hat Cupcakes :: Centsational Girl

Harry Potter Cake

15. Harry Potter Cake :: All for the Boys, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

Harry Potter Birthday Party

16. Harry Potter Birthday Party :: Smarty Parties, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

Harry Potter Pumpkin Juice Recipe

17. Harry Potter Pumpkin Juice Recipe :: Food in Literature

Butter Beer Drinks


18. Harry Potter Butterbeer Recipe :: Cooking Classy

Ollivander's Apprentice Wand Tutorial

19. Ollivander’s Apprentice Wand Tutorial :: Give Peas a Chance

Pin the Lightning Bolt Scar on Harry Game

20. Pin the Lightning Bolt Scar on Harry Game :: My Own Little Women

Harry Potter Robes Tutorial

21. Harry Potter Robes Tutorial :: Fairfield

Harry Potter Cupcake Toppers

22. Harry Potter Cupcake Toppers :: The Marbeca Bakery

Golden Snitches Trea

23. Golden Snitches Treat :: Cooking Classy

Golden Snitch Cake Pops

24. Golden Snitch Cake Pops :: Create Celebrate Explore

DIY Sorting Hat

25. DIY Sorting Hat :: Simple Practical Beautiful

Harry Potter Clothespins (Favor Idea)

26. Harry Potter Clothespins (Favor Idea) :: Tried and True

Harry Potter Cake

27. Harry Potter Cake :: Tea Party Cakes, as seen on Cakes Décor

DIY Quidditch Game

28. DIY Quidditch Game :: Martha Shmartha

Honeydukes Candy Display

29. Honeydukes Candy Display :: Party Prop Hire Brisbane, as seen on Catch My Party

DIY Hedwig Owl Balloons

30. DIY Hedwig Owl Balloons :: Instagram user @jennifer.chaney, as seen on PopSugar

Plan your own magical Harry Potter inspired party with these great sources gathered by the crew at Spaceships and Laser Beams.

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Jennifer Carver

As the mother of 4 children, 3 of whom are busy boys, much of Jen's free time is spent at the ball field, brushing up on video game terminology and building Lego towers. Jen is the owner and creative mind behind Banner Events. With a passion for event planning & party styling and an obsession with the little details that take an event from ordinary to extraordinary, Jen wakes up every morning excited to get to work.