If you find yourself in the Ravenclaw Common Room, then you know that it’s time to celebrate Ravenclaw Pride Day! Ravenclaw is a household in the Harry Potter universe known for people who value their pride, intelligence, creativity, and forgiving nature. If you think you’d get along with characters like Luna Lovegood and Cho Chang, then you know that Ravenclaw is your house! So, if you want to know more about the Ravenclaw household, start by wearing your gold and blue scarves and let’s take a look at what Ravenclaw Pride Day is about!
How to Celebrate Ravenclaw Pride Day
Ravenclaw Pride Day is all about celebrating the aspects of your household that make you unique and different! Share your pride by posting on your favorite social media platforms using the hashtag #ravenclawprideday. You can also buy Harry Potter merch from some of your favorite stores or design your own clothing items that you can wear every day that you want to show off your Ravenclaw pride. If you really want to show off your household, host a party with your friend and binge watch the Harry Potter movies!
Check out some awesome Harry Potter themed gadgets and treats!
We’ve scoured the web to find weird, wonderful and fun Ravenclaw products, so that you can play along at home. Here are some of our favourites.
Let all your friends and family know you're a Ravenclaw by throwing this enormous blanket all over your living room furniture. Would you believe that it comes in even bigger sizes than this one?
No self-respecting wizard would be seen dead turning up the TV volume like a muggle.
Make Harry proud by using your wand to cast "Netflix Next Episoda" from the comfort of your sofa.
History of Ravenclaw Pride Day
If you love the Harry Potter universe, then you know the story of Rowena Ravenclaw, the founder of the Ravenclaw household. Believed to have helped create the name and location of Hogwarts, Rowena continuously improved the school through designing the meticulous, ever-changing floor plans and has helped found a school that has made its name as one of the best wizarding schools in the world to attend. Her household companions based on the values of wisdom, creativity, cleverness, and a ready mind, values which Rowena prides herself on. There are much mystery and lore associated with Rowena, as she is known as one of the best witches in history, constantly innovating towards the future. Although she died in the eleventh century, it is said she died of a broken heart because of her daughter Helena’s betrayal.
Ravenclaw Pride Day started through the Pottermore website as a way for people to celebrate the house known for its gold and blue pride. The website was designed by the author J.K Rowling, who wrote the novels and helped direct the Harry Potter series. People all over the world who are fans of the Wizarding World express the pride of their household by wearing their house colors and celebrating with friends and family how much they love the Harry Potter universe. Alongside Slytherin, Gryffindor, and Hufflepuff, the Ravenclaw household is a place where the eccentric and intelligent gather, solving riddles and having philosophical discussions about wizardry and the world around them.