Celebrate the midnight launch of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry potter event is sure to book out fast
Harry potter event is sure to book out fast

Southside muggles can rejoice: you are invited to celebrate Harry’s birthday and the highly anticipated release of the eighth story, on Saturday,July 30 at Waterstone’s in The Avenue Shopping Centre, Newton Mearns for the midnight launch of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

Michelle McCabe, Centre Manager at The Avenue, said: “We’ll have lots of magical activities and treats for you to enjoy – and there will be a prize for the best costume!”

Waterstone’s doors open at 10pm until 1am. Call the store on 0141 616 3933 to book your space.

And earlier that same day, The Avenue will be hosting a special community Dog Show from 10am - 4pm.

Held in the public realm space on Ayr Road, the dog show will include competitions for: handsome dog (10.30am); prettiest lady (11am); cutest puppy under one year old (11.30am); best veteran over seven years old (12 noon); fancy dress (12.30pm); best trick (1.30pm); best six legs (2pm); best paw shaker (2.30pm) and best in show (3.15pm).

“It’s just for fun and a great family day out! Pre-register online via our website www.avenueshopping.co.uk or pick up a registration form in centre to avoid disappointment,” said McCabe.

Both events are just part of a packed programme of free fun summer entertainment festivities at The Avenue, which is offering 50 days of fun throughout the entire school summer holidays!