WOW! MARK YOUR CALENDARS on September 10th, 2022  for the first annual Wonders of Wizardry held in Taber!  This is a family-friendly FREE event to attend most of the attractions. All magical beings are welcome! 

Costumes are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED for the entire day!

Details:

Saturday, September 10, 2022  from 11AM-8 PM

Taber Confederation Park, Taber Community Centre, Downtown

Admission: FREE

Timeline of events: 

  • Hay maze sponsored by Rowland Seeds (Confederation Park)
    • See if you can get your way through our maze! Try it on your own or with family!
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm  | Mystical Market (Confederation Park)
    • All witches and wizards need their magical supplies. Check out all the items our vendors have conjured up at the market.
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm  | Wizards Chess (Confederation Park) 
    • Think you can beat a game of chess? Come to the park and try it out!
  • 11:00am - 5:00pm | Bouncy Castle (Confederation Park)
  • 11:00am - 6:00pm | Food Truck Alley (Confederation Park)
    • Need some fuel to keep up with the magic? Grab a bite at one of our food trucks!
  • 11:30am | Magical Story Time & Crafts (Confed Park) Hosted by Taber Public Library 
  • 12:00pm - 4:00pm | Department of Spell Craft Sponsored by Sid Tams (5219 49 Ave/ old Courthouse) Hosted by the Taber Art & Heritage Committee
    • Come and match the wand to the wizard, apply for magical permits, have photo opportunities with Department personnel, and get some keepsakes to take home!
  • 12:00pm - 3:00pm | Mermaid Zenevieva (Confederation Park) 
    • We are thrilled to welcome a live mermaid to Taber! Come hear tales of enchantment and magic!
  • 12:00pm - 3:00pm | Petland "Find Your Familiar" Petting Zoo (Confederation Park) 
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm | Tri-Taber Tournament Contest (Confederation Park) 
    • Think you have what it takes to brave the Tri-Taber Tournament? Sign up for your chance to be chosen to take part in this hunt that will have you solving difficult clues for the chance to win!
    • You can enter your name into the "Tri-Taber Drum" any time after 11am (the booth will be a part of the Mystical Market) 
    • Only 10 names (or teams) will be drawn to participate! 
    • Must be present at 1:00pm to hear the names that are drawn 
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm | Broom Ball practices Hosted by Youth Do Crew   (Confederation Park)
    • Come seek us in Confederation Park to try your hand at Broom Ball. Perhaps you'll even be good enough for a professional team!
  • 4:00pm | Costume Contest  (Confederation Park Stage)
    • All magical beings are welcome at this festival, so make sure your costumes are enchanting, mystical, and amazing! Bring out your best for the chance to win.
  • 5:00pm | Costume Contest / Tri-Taber Tournament Winner Announcements (Confederation Park Stage)
  • Grand Feast POSTPONED: due to dark magic, the feast has been postponed until 2023!
  • 8:30pm | Wizard Trivia (18+) Hosted at The Oilmens Club
    • For the adult witches and wizards, you can end the night with some trivia at the Oilmen's Club. Bring a group of friends and see if you will win!

Current Vendors for the Mystical Market:

Check back as more are added to this list! Contact the ACE Coordinator if you want to be part of the market.

 

Current Business Involvement:

  • The Loft
    • For the entire month of September the Loft will have a special WOW menu:
       - Cauldron Cake Frappe
      - Butter Beer Latte
      - Divination Fog
      - Poly Juice Potion
    • For every $50 spent for the entire month of September, enter to win an exclusive Harry Potter candle by Ebony & Ivory
  • Lou's Sodas & Sweets
    • Specialty Wizard Cookies will be for sale at Lou's Sodas & Sweets!
  • Home Decor Plus More 
    • Open from 11am - 2pm 
    • Anyone who mentions Wonders of Wizardry will get to enter for a prize! 
    • Magical / Wizard apparel, tumblers, etc. 25% off 
    • The first 20 people to enter will get a Wizard Wand Pencil 

 

Disclaimer:

Wonders of Wizardry is not endorsed, sanctioned or supported in any other way directly or indirectly by Warner Bros. Entertainment, the Harry Potter Book Publishers, or J.K. Rowling and her representatives. 

HARRY POTTER Characters, names, and related indicia are trademarks and (c) Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights (c) JKR. 

Market Vendors
Food Trucks
Downtown Business Involvement