Muggles gather in Fairfield for book release

July 31, 2016

FAIRFIELD — Wizards and muggles alike gathered at the Fairfield University Bookstore Saturday night, awaiting the midnight release of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts I & II.”

The play, based on a new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, made it’s debut in London’s West End Saturday.

The release party featured trivia contests and a “marauder’s map search,” that sent attendees on scavenger hunt throughout the bookstore.