SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 22, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harkins Theatres is THE place for Harry Potter fans who have been anxiously awaiting the final installment of this world-wide phenomenon! It all begins with an unprecedented four day long marathon Monday, July 11 through Thursday, July 14 leading into the very last Harry Potter film ever, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2.
Harkins Harry Potter Week Package
Monday, July 11 – Thursday, July 14
Tickets for the Harry Potter Week package are $40 and are on sale now exclusively at Harkins Tempe Marketplace, Harkins Scottsdale 101 and Harkins Arrowhead Fountains. The Harry Potter Week Package includes admission to all eight Potter films, with early entry into the Cine Capri or 3D showings for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and the midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 on Thursday, July 14. Space is limited and expected to sell out quickly.
Additionally, marathoners will receive two FREE small popcorns, a FREE 2011 Loyalty Cup (good for $1 soda refills through 2011) and four FREE Loyalty Cup refills to be enjoyed throughout the week. Each guest will receive a commemorative lanyard and a Harry Potter swag bag to celebrate the end of the beloved series.
Double Dose of Deathly Hallows
Arizona Mills, Arrowhead, Chandler Fashion, Gateway Pavilions, Norterra, SanTan Village, Scottsdale 101, Superstition Springs, Tempe Marketplace
Thursday, July 14
For those who can't make it a full week of Potter, a double dose of Deathly Hallows is the cure, beginning at 9 PM with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, followed by the midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2. Tickets are on sale now for $18 and can be purchased at the box office or online at .
Midnight Premieres and Line-Ups, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
Arizona Mills, Arizona Mills IMAX, Arrowhead, Chandler Crossroads, Chandler Fashion, Christown, Gateway Pavilions, Norterra, North Valley, Park West, SanTan Village, Scottsdale 101, Shea, Superstition Springs, Tempe Marketplace
Thursday, July 14 (12:01 a.m., midnight)
Moviegoers can be the very first to see the very last Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 in 2D or 3D! The biggest fans will line up starting early in the morning in costumes, and will enjoy games and entertainment throughout the day. Tickets for the midnight premieres at all locations are on sale now and can be purchased at the box office or online at . Regular ticket prices apply.
Arizona's Ultimate Harry Potter Lineup Party
Thursday, July 14
From 10 a.m. until midnight, fans lining up early for the midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 will be a part of Arizona's Ultimate Harry Potter Line-up Party!
The first 100 people in line will receive a FREE 2011 Harkins Loyalty Cup. Throughout the day, all in attendance will be eligible for prizes for the best Harry Potter costumes, trivia contests, and random drawings including:
- Harry Potter swag
- Harkins Theatres movies tickets
- Harkins Theatres 2011 Loyalty Cups
- Gift cards
- Merchandise from participating Tempe Marketplace retailers
- And more!
For more information, please visit .
Celebrating 77 years in Arizona and headquartered in Scottsdale, Harkins Theatres is the largest family owned theatre chain in the country and the premier movie exhibitor of the Western U.S. operating over 400 screens. Featuring a larger selection of film, snacks, and innovative amenities to moviegoers since 1933, Harkins Theatres is renown for its commitment and passion for offering the Ultimate Moviegoing ® experience. Founded by renowned showman, inventor, and community leader Dwight "Red" Harkins, Harkins Theatres has historically been a trailblazer for advancements in the motion picture exhibition industry. For more history, awards, and other information, visit . Or, call Bryan Laurel at 602-738-3906 or Melissa Rich at 602-390-4232.
CONTACT: Harkins Theatres Bryan Laurel Cell: 602-738-3906 or Melissa Rich Cell 602-390-4232