September comes around and shops are filled with ‘back to school’ posters, the dread of homework creeps into every student. Well, the same goes for pupils returning to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
In J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, September 1st marks the day that students return to Hogwarts; and in the lead up to the twentieth anniversary of the Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone film, some kind of celebration has to be in place.
‘Back to Hogwarts day’ 2021 live stream
The ‘20 Years of Movie Magic’ is a live stream that will be broadcast globally online on September 1st at 10:30 am BST on the Wizarding World YouTube channel.
Hosted by Yinka Bokinni, the stream will also feature a special guest appearance from popular actor Tom Felton who played the not so popular Draco Malfoy in the fan favourite films.
You can also get involved and start your own journeys to Hogwarts through Instagram. So all aboard the Hogwarts express and try out the Platform Nine and Three-Quarters filter, available from today, 1st September, through the Wizarding World Instagram channel.
Back to Hogwarts event
More than 37 million members are in the official Harry Potter Fan Club and it continues to welcome new fans every day, and for players joining the game…the tasks are getting more difficult.
Back to Hogwarts features 4 distinct sets of tasks. You must complete all themed tasks which are:
- Getting your Hogwarts letter
- Arriving at Platform 9 ¾
- Taking the Hogwarts Express
- Entering Hogwarts for the first time