Wizards will be excited to know we finally have all the information for the upcoming Fan Festival in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Explore Indianapolis’ expansive White River State Park with thousands of witches and wizards from around the world. Help contain the Calamity on Saturday August 31st or Sunday September 1st. All days will offer the same enhanced experience but you can only choose one.

How do get tickets?

Everyone can sign up for the ticket lottery that is found in-app. Navigate to your suitcase. In the top right corner, there’s a new icon for events. Click on it and follow the prompts.

Once you’ve clicked the “Events” button you’ll be taken to the Niantic Ticket website where you need to fill in your information.


The first wave of invitations were given out this past Monday. Each person who received a ticket invitation was given the option to buy up to four tickets total. You can buy tickets for up to three players as long as you are friends in-game.

What will happen at the Fan Festival?

We know that attendees who have purchased a ticket will get access to special in-app benefits during the festival such as:

New Encounters – Explore White River State Park to discover brand new encounters, including never-before-seen oddities.

Explore – As you explore White River State Park commemorate the experience by snapping photos with iconic elements from the game.

The Venue – White River State Park

White River State Park is a park that covers 250 acres (1 km2). It hosts many outdoor events every year including School Championships and many outdoor concerts.

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White River State Park will have two Main Entrance Areas to Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Fan Festival 2019:

  • The NORTH entrance area is located at Military Park (735 West New York Street Indianapolis, IN 46202)
  • The SOUTH entrance area is located at the Concert Lawn of White River State Park (801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204)

Once Arrived:

  • To begin your event experience, simply enter White River State Park on the date and time of your purchased ticket from your designated entrance.
  • Ticket holders may only attend one day of the event. Players who do not have a valid ticket will be unable to see or interact with event content within the park.


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