Barnes and Noble hosts 'Harry Potter Countdown to Midnight Party'

Barnes and Noble hosts 'Harry Potter Countdown to Midnight Party'

A new Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two, is hitting shelves July 31 and Barnes and Noble Wolfchase is throwing a party.

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The "Harry Potter Countdown to Midnight Party" is happening July 30 at 8 p.m. and will lead up to the release of the new book.

At the party, two customers will be announced as winners of a sweepstakes that is going on through July 30. The prize is 7 Harry Potter Limited Edition Cover Prints available exclusively at Barnes and Noble. Customers can also participate in activities, write on a "Muggle Wall" to share their favorite Harry Potter memories, and more.

The new book, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two, takes place nineteen years after the last book. It tells the story of Harry and his son, Albus, who grapple with the Potter family legacy. 

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