Warriors & Wizards Festival in Jefferson

The Warriors & Wizards Festival in Jefferson, WI will take place the weekend of October 19, 20, and 21.To make the most of your time at the festival, we encourage you to purchase your wristbands through our online store before October 1st. For all orders placed before October 1st, we will ship the wristbands to you so that you can simply park at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds and avoid the wristband pick-up lines.

Attendees who order their wristbands after October 1st can pick up their wristbands the weekend of the festival at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Will Call, located at 503 N Jackson Ave, Jefferson, WI 53549. Wristbands will also be available for purchase at the “Portal Wristband Building.”

Parking is available at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds. Some of the attractions are located at the fairgrounds, while others are dispersed throughout the City of Jefferson. The hours will very based on location. The festival hours are as follows:

Friday 10/19/18

  • Fair Grounds: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • VFW: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Were Wolf Island & Cauldron Alley: 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Saturday 10/20/18

  • Fair Grounds: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • VFW: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Were Wolf Island & Cauldron Alley: 9:00 am to 10:00 pm
  • Quidditch: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday 10/21/18

  • Fair Grounds: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • VFW: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Were Wolf Island & Cauldron Alley: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Quidditch: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm


For additional information accommodations and parking, view Resources.

Sponsors of:

Capes4Heros makes personalized superhero capes for kids with disabilities, kids with life threatening illnesses and kids who just need to feel empowered.

The Hogwarts Running Club (HRC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to harnessing the power of fandom to inspire communities of fans to be more physically active while raising funds for deserving charities.

Tomorrow’s Hope provides financial support to health-related research, education, and support services for those touched by life-limiting illnesses. Tomorrow’s Hope organizes an annual extravaganza, Hope Fest.


The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of medically eligible children who are between the ages of 2-1/2 and 18. Since 1984, the Wisconsin Chapter has granted more than 6,200 wishes.

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First hosted in Edgerton in 2015, our fourth annual festival will be returning to Jefferson, Wisconsin for 2018 for the second year. The  2018 Warriors and Wizards Festival will be October 19, 20 and 21 this year and continues to grow by addressing people’s desire to have more activities to do while, maintaining a festival feel. We are very pleased to have several stages featuring magicians, traditional bands, singing sea faring mates, laser light stage show, singing mermaids, a Quidditch Tournament, which are all included with this year’s wristband.

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Festival Sponsors

A special thanks to our sponsors – Verizon and Symdon Chevrolet! Verizon will be providing charging stations at the 2018 Warriors & Wizards Festival.

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