There’s no need to crawl to the back room of the Leaky Cauldron and tap on bricks to reach this Diagon Alley. It was in broad daylight in New Jersey Saturday
Sweatshirts and jackets mixed with robes and Hogwarts house scarves at the Newton Harry Potter festival, while shops for lotions and sandwiches became potion and butterbeer vendors, transforming the street into a miniature Diagon Alley.
The event, which followed the annual holiday parade, was an attempt to liven up Small Business Saturday, said Ryan Stapel, owner of ReCollectibles, a thrift store and arcade turned into a sorting hat hub.
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Source: NJ.com Sussex