My daughter surprised me by taking my wife and I (and her girlfriend) to Pottercon for my 50th Birthday. She provided Harry Potter t-shirts for us all and kept the surprise right until we got to the theater where it was being hosted.
Pottercon is a conference for Harry Potter fans – however, to attend you must be 21+.
It is packed with people in Harry Potter costumes, has cool games like Beer Quiddich (Beer Pong), sorting, potion making etc. and there’s even a giant ‘wizards’ chess set to play with.
I thoroughly enjoyed the day and perhaps had a few too many Butter Beers (they were basically vodka based butterscotch cocktails.)
Here are the highlights of the day: