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The best of Diagon Alley, let's explore the top 6 under appreciated features of Diagon Alley Universal Studios. The hidden gems, if you will, of Diagon Alley....this could involve diagon alley stores, diagon alley show, diagon alley secrets. We'll explore them all in this video, mainly the little things that could go unnoticed if you don't watch this video. I love top 10 universal list, or in my case top 6....as I do like to rhyme Rick. These will be some must do diagon alley things or must do universal studios things they might not be as obvious to most muggle visitors to the wizarding world of harry potter.
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  1. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Buy us a cup of coffee on our Ko-fi page: ko-fi.com/rixflix Check out our online theme park store: amazon.com/shop/rixflix

  2. cra2 cra2

    cra2 cra2Před 7 měsíci

    Not buying you any coffee, dude. Last thing your teeth need. At 2:30, what color is that?

  3. The Road to Cosplay and Comic Con

    The Road to Cosplay and Comic ConPřed rokem

    Time to start planning my honeymoon for my boyfriend hes a Gryffindor im Slytherin

  4. Iceeman 96

    Iceeman 96Před rokem

    Rix Flix I was there while you were holding up the camera up to the door to record audio

  5. Pat Rinker

    Pat RinkerPřed 10 dny

    Will need to watch again and make notes on secret wand spots. I’m back in research mode.

  6. arham jain

    arham jainPřed 13 dny

    Does the gringots money fetch same amount of money as you buy it for? I mean will a 10 dollar one become a 10 dollar check kind of thing.

  7. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed 13 dny

    Yes

  8. Garrett Wlodarczyk

    Garrett WlodarczykPřed 3 měsíci

    You missed the best part of the shrunken heads easter egg: if you cast Mimble-Wimble on the heads while theyre singing "Show me the way to go home", theyll stammer for a minute and then sing it again, but change the lyrics to "We'll show you how to go home. We're tired of you messing with our heads." Also, another cool thing, the Leaky Cauldron sign leaks. Stand under it and it will drip on you!

  9. Savior

    SaviorPřed 4 měsíci

    I've been watching a bunch of your vids before our trip next month on the 25th! So excited. Maybe we will see you there Rick!

  10. Anaisa127

    Anaisa127Před 4 měsíci

    The shrunken heads!!!!

  11. Live 2 Drift

    Live 2 DriftPřed 5 měsíci

    Your a great youtuber How are you so underrated?

  12. Royale Duckie

    Royale DuckiePřed 6 měsíci

    Rix! Top Six! Party Time! Excellent!

  13. Billy Hearn

    Billy HearnPřed 6 měsíci

    ANOTHER HIDDEN GEM... breathe on the bank note and the keys disappear! Thanks to the Gringotts bank teller for that info!

  14. Minaaamii

    MinaaamiiPřed 6 měsíci

    Omg I didn’t know there were different patterns for kreacher but we were lucky enough to catch him peaking out! But damn I wish we’d known about the back of the knight bus. That’s probably the one thing we missed out of the things you’ve mentioned (minus the secret wand spots buuut we didn’t buy a wand so it wouldn’t have really mattered haha)

  15. Control Z

    Control ZPřed 6 měsíci

    such a fun time at there

  16. gaster two soul

    gaster two soulPřed 6 měsíci

    With the gringotts money I thought they would use the gallions sickles and knuts thing but with plastic coins which would've been cool but I think the bank notes work better as well.

  17. A W

    A WPřed 6 měsíci

    That segue music drives me crazy. Great video though.

  18. That weird kid In the corner

    That weird kid In the cornerPřed 7 měsíci

    My mom has found out about the money exchange while we were at universal. I was excited because I thought we were going to get actual currency that they use in the books and was disappointed to find out it wasn't true. Also In one of the woman's bathrooms you can here moaning myrtle which is weird when you are trying to use the bathroom.

  19. Jim Kledis

    Jim KledisPřed 7 měsíci

    I tried to go to site for T-shirt but could not figure it out. I ENJOYED this very much!

  20. Ashley A

    Ashley APřed 7 měsíci

    I wish the shows picked women to participate I would looove to akwardly dance in a show!!

  21. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed 7 měsíci

    IKR, I have thought that myself!

  22. Chris Davis

    Chris DavisPřed 7 měsíci

    Thanks for the tip about the water elixirs! Gonna try one tomorrow xD

  23. Lazarus Serphant

    Lazarus SerphantPřed 8 měsíci

    Why don't they have gigglewater?

  24. Lance Davidson

    Lance DavidsonPřed 8 měsíci

    How could u possibly say this is the best coaster in Orlando? The hulk is TEN Times better than this.

  25. PoppaMike

    PoppaMikePřed 8 měsíci

    LOVED the hidden wands & Easter Eggs info! Tx!

  26. Jill Kola-Ines

    Jill Kola-InesPřed 8 měsíci

    Now I wanna go back and get some wizards money and the drink mixes. Thanks for sharing.

  27. teya

    teyaPřed 8 měsíci

    what house are you in?

  28. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed 8 měsíci

    hufflepuff😎

  29. cs292

    cs292Před 9 měsíci

    Using something other than dolllars may get you a visit from the U.S. Marines.

  30. Pat Riley

    Pat RileyPřed 9 měsíci

    If there could be a way to hold a wand raising ceremony for for mass shooting victims, standing in silence for just a moment, I would appreciate that. And our country needs to see it . The cultists of white supremacy need to see it and be afraid sticks today becomes warrants tomorrow.

  31. David Texas

    David TexasPřed 10 měsíci

    I can’t believe I still haven’t gone yet, maybe next year.

  32. Carla A

    Carla APřed 10 měsíci

    Gringotts omg !!! I want to goooo so bad

  33. Frankie Whitaker

    Frankie WhitakerPřed 11 měsíci

    What type of camera are you using?

  34. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed 11 měsíci

    I use the Canon G7X Mark ii, you can take a closer look here www.amazon.com/shop/rixflix?listId=2LFG1Y0KEGDZP

  35. aubrey alvarez

    aubrey alvarezPřed 11 měsíci

    $8.75 for water. Am I the only one who refuses to do this? No matter how much I love Harry Potter.

  36. Kourttney Leik

    Kourttney LeikPřed 3 měsíci

    I would just bring a water bottle and buy the elixir to mix in it. I wanted to try it but I couldn’t get myself to spend that $ also. When you could just buy another butterbeer for that price!

  37. R Y

    R YPřed 6 měsíci

    Maxpower water with flavor is not water

  38. Kristin Bradley

    Kristin BradleyPřed 7 měsíci

    I got Gilly Water for $5 🤷🏻‍♀️

  39. Maxpower

    MaxpowerPřed 8 měsíci

    You are in a theme park after all. Disney is no better. At least the water comes with flavoring. Disney's just comes with water.

  40. Henry Gloege

    Henry GloegePřed 11 měsíci

    You're not alone.

  41. Jean Miehm

    Jean MiehmPřed 11 měsíci

    I thank you for all the info that I would never know. It was fun.

  42. Lil x Mac

    Lil x MacPřed 11 měsíci

    U already made a video about this stuff and said some of the exact same jokes

  43. SongBirdCosplays

    SongBirdCosplaysPřed rokem

    This Saturday I’m heading to Orlando to go to Harry Potter World for my birthday. I will definitely be checking these out!!

  44. Stefanie Cutrell

    Stefanie CutrellPřed rokem

    Show me the way to go home. I'm tired and i wanna go to bed.

  45. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Just saw that again today

  46. Jason O Connor

    Jason O ConnorPřed rokem

    If you go up to the elves at the bank and say "I need to make a withdrawl" they will supply you with an ounce of cocaine. Just to keep in mind for your next trip there

  47. Stefanie Cutrell

    Stefanie CutrellPřed rokem

    Shut up. Never will i ever appreciate a stupid cruel joke.

  48. The Niffler Queen

    The Niffler QueenPřed rokem

    Omg ty I’m going to Harry Potter World for my BDay in a couple of days

  49. Dennis Durst

    Dennis DurstPřed 11 měsíci

    Same!

  50. C.Cooper

    C.CooperPřed rokem

    That song is also a classic to be sung at the end of family parties here in the UK .

  51. Jordan Revenew

    Jordan RevenewPřed rokem

    If you don't mind me asking what kind of camera do you use? We're going to universal in August and I would love to start making vlogging videos of our trips!

  52. Rachel Hobbs

    Rachel HobbsPřed rokem

    You can GO ON THE BUS???? OMG I am dying!!! We just got back a week ago. Crap literally in tears! The kids & I chatted with the voodoo Dre Head, took a photo, & left. Bummer :/

  53. Kassi Fortman

    Kassi FortmanPřed rokem

    Do you have a list made up with all of your must dos for Universal/IOA/HPW? My daughter and I are visiting the parks in a couple weeks and want to do all of the things you’ve mentioned in your videos!

  54. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    I have a best tips, but it's kind of dated now, need re-do it.

  55. faigie2002

    faigie2002Před rokem

    The Elixers are vegan!

  56. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    I just had another one today

  57. Gisela Duran

    Gisela DuranPřed rokem

    i have been at diagon alley twice and never noticed the window creature Lol . I am in a hurry always since people that always go with me don't like harry potter to appreciate this section . Since I will go on summer again this video was really helpful to learn more . Thank you 😌

  58. Teresa Harris

    Teresa HarrisPřed rokem

    When we were there; in 2014; they tried to get my son in law to go on stage. He's a little shy and wouldn't do it, even though we BEGGED him to.

  59. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Awe, I can understand though....vlogging has made me come out of my shell.

  60. Victoria Scholl

    Victoria SchollPřed rokem

    I really enjoy the theme park video, I am to old to go any more - so it's nice to see some of what I miss.

  61. Cole Adams

    Cole AdamsPřed rokem

    Number 1 Gem is the Strawberry Peanut Butter ice cream in Diagon Alley! Best I’ve ever had!

  62. christina mori

    christina moriPřed rokem

    My husband would love to be picked he's a ham

  63. Charlotte H.

    Charlotte H.Před rokem

    Do you have to have wizard money to buy stuff?

  64. lazy homebody

    lazy homebodyPřed rokem

    no!

  65. Moontravels

    MoontravelsPřed rokem

    Very nice

  66. 12baldeagles

    12baldeaglesPřed rokem

    Since you're a guy, you probably don't know a funny spot I found. Right across from the common space where the owls are perched on the ceiling planks there is a bathroom. Inside the women's bathroom there is a stall that has an out of order sign on it. If you listen, you can hear Moaning Myrtle.

  67. blossom_ roblox

    blossom_ robloxPřed 2 měsíci

    12baldeagles that seems so cool! I can’t wait to go there in April.

  68. Edinabec

    EdinabecPřed 3 měsíci

    I heard that when it was night. God it scared me.

  69. D.Z. ENGLISH

    D.Z. ENGLISHPřed 6 měsíci

    You can hear Moaning Myrtle in the men's room as well. Thought it was kind of creepy to hear a preteen ghost girl at the urinal.

  70. Spinels Mouth

    Spinels MouthPřed 11 měsíci

    Jalyn Sanchez I could see that happening 🤣

  71. Jalyn Sanchez

    Jalyn SanchezPřed 11 měsíci

    Stan the Man i used to think she was harry but with pigtails i-

  72. Just Another Random Crit

    Just Another Random CritPřed rokem

    Do I get to keep the scarf is my question.

  73. Jean Fischer

    Jean FischerPřed rokem

    Pressed 'dislike' just so I can be the 100th dislike!

  74. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    lol, thanks for letting me know, that's actually pretty funny, I can see the appeal to not letting that opportunity go by

  75. Alan and Cheryl Marshall

    Alan and Cheryl MarshallPřed rokem

    #3haha

  76. Vicat Mauricio

    Vicat MauricioPřed rokem

    What camera are you using? Great vid!

  77. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Here's a link to it amzn.to/2u7IJKR

  78. Rebecca Gleed

    Rebecca GleedPřed rokem

    Watching some of these tonight since I fly tomorrow 😍 first trip away 😍 fellow hufflepuff even have the XR iPhone in yellow 😉 Ps how often does the fire go off at gringgotts?

  79. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    About every 15 minutes, enjoy your trip

  80. invader Noon

    invader NoonPřed rokem

    HUFFLEPUFF PRIDDDEEE!!!! WOOOOO

  81. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    puffs, puffs, puffs

  82. Sara Always

    Sara AlwaysPřed rokem

    These are great tips ! Thanks!

  83. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    You're welcome, Sara.

  84. Sara Always

    Sara AlwaysPřed rokem

    I would love to go for a week and just spend it at the wizarding world!

  85. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Must do for a potter fan, it is amazing.

  86. Waywardandlovinglife

    WaywardandlovinglifePřed rokem

    Need to visit. I am obsessed with Harry Potter. Saving up to go in the next couple of years

  87. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    It's a must do if you have the chance.

  88. Kenzi Sanders

    Kenzi SandersPřed rokem

    You

  89. Ava Sloan

    Ava SloanPřed rokem

    Are the drinks alcoholic?

  90. Ava Sloan

    Ava SloanPřed rokem

    Thanks 😀

  91. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Not any that I've shown.

  92. lothean

    lotheanPřed rokem

    You forgot a hidden item in diagon alley. Those who know have taken a picture, but never showed it. So you others who find it...don't tell either. It's not easy. Have to sit through a bunch of other videos talking about diagon alley secrets. Good hunting.

  93. Tayla Herve

    Tayla HervePřed rokem

    I'm gutted I missed the money exchange! I went in May 2015 and May 2017 and missed it both times 😭

  94. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    It will be there for ya next time Tayla.....get some potions too.

  95. Nick Mozzicato

    Nick MozzicatoPřed rokem

    I am watching to see if I missed something on my trip to Universal a few years ago. And yea. I didn't know you could get on the bus. Or about creature in the window. I need to go back now. I exchanged money at the bank and spent it inside diagon alley. Didn't know it could be used elsewhere. And I didn't know about the potion refreshments. I really need to go back now. If.you brought the elixir back as a souvenir does it surpass the liquor requirments for carryon by TSA?

  96. Melanie McIntyre

    Melanie McIntyrePřed rokem

    This video was so helpful!! Please make more like this!!!

  97. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Actually, soon doing something similar for Hogsmeade

  98. Zechariah Ellis

    Zechariah EllisPřed rokem

    We wizards don't use bills. We use galleons, sickles, and knuts. I don't understand you muggles but you are interesting.

  99. Charlotte Munday

    Charlotte MundayPřed 19 hodinami

    Did you not take muggle studies? I only did for OWLS but i dropped it in NEWT year.

  100. shrek

    shrekPřed 15 dny

    @mompernl god yes,like whats so weird to them?

  101. Gatcha tunne

    Gatcha tunnePřed 16 dny

    I agree as well.

  102. Brian Orozco

    Brian OrozcoPřed 23 dny

    They ingenious, one of them helped me to get past one of those gate things at a train station the other day

  103. mompernl

    mompernlPřed 2 měsíci

    I agree, they are quite strange. They act as though they have never seen a house elf.

  104. Davanthall

    DavanthallPřed rokem

    I wonder how many people are aware that during the daytime the Knight Bus is supposed to have normal seats on it...the beds only appear at night.

  105. arham jain

    arham jainPřed 13 dny

    The one who read book are.

  106. Mae Mitchum

    Mae MitchumPřed rokem

    By his shirt and hat and lanyard I see he is a Hufflepuff and so am I

  107. Mae Mitchum

    Mae MitchumPřed rokem

    @Rix Flix yay badgers unite

  108. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    puffs, puffs, puffs, puffs!

  109. wakeupscreaming

    wakeupscreamingPřed rokem

    My family is "muggles", and I am partially. When we went to Universal, if I hadn't known where the entrance was for the Diagon Alley, and it's ride -- because of CSgos videos, we would have walked right past it. Not a very good marketing/design decision.

  110. Teresa Harris

    Teresa HarrisPřed rokem

    You have to know where to look. That's the whole point. Only magical folk know how to get in.

  111. Busted Trundle

    Busted TrundlePřed rokem

    The whole point is it’s supposed to be hidden in plain sight..

  112. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    I see people looking confused and walking by it all the time. And I can see why.

  113. Heather Stokes

    Heather StokesPřed rokem

    This is awesome! I'm going in April and I'm super excited to check these out especially the secret wand spots. Thanks for the info.

  114. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Sure thing, enjoy your trip😎

  115. Well Yo

    Well YoPřed rokem

    Does anyone know how to get chosen for them wands? Or do you just get picked randomly

  116. lazy homebody

    lazy homebodyPřed rokem

    @Teresa Harris I read that if you are wearing HP stuff, they will pick you because you look like you will spend money!

  117. Tcarroll328

    Tcarroll328Před rokem

    Wear Harry Potter apparel and look super excited. Wearing a “it’s my birthday pin” is the biggest ticket though. I went on my actual birthday and got picked! I’m 31 and it was still so magical :)

  118. Teresa Harris

    Teresa HarrisPřed rokem

    There are those of us who have tried all the tricks, to be chosen; and there is no way to know why they choose the people they do. I gave up.

  119. Laura Kelland

    Laura KellandPřed rokem

    I have facilitated it for an adult before. They held us back after the group went through and performed a quick version for her as well. Made the entire trip. Talk to an employee while on line. I've also been selected when there was no one else in line lol

  120. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    I think it's pretty random. I think they look for kids first and I'm sure it's helpful if the kids looks at the host and looks engaged with what's happening.

  121. Molly Winterton

    Molly WintertonPřed rokem

    Please do more vids like this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  122. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Sure, I have several Harry Potter vids, it has it's own playlist on my channel under Playlists

  123. Charlotte Johnston

    Charlotte JohnstonPřed rokem

    Can you use really money in the shop at harry potter land or do you HAVE to get wizard money to buy stuff?

  124. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Oh yes, real money works😎

  125. Susan Gerry

    Susan GerryPřed rokem

    All of it .. but the potion was really cool !!!!

  126. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    And it was tasty. I plan on getting more in the future.

  127. Victoria Baker

    Victoria BakerPřed rokem

    this video is so cool. thank you so much

  128. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Thank you Victoria.😎

  129. La Toya Lewis

    La Toya LewisPřed rokem

    This is so freaking awesome. I’ve been here TONS of times and never really explored the way I wanted to. I see now that there’s much more to see. Can’t decide what was coolest but I’m super excited about the fact that you can get money at Gringotts and use it elsewhere. I absolutely cannot wait to go do that.

  130. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Awesome, I'm happy the video will help you enjoy the area a little more the next time you're there.

  131. Lara Stewart

    Lara StewartPřed rokem

    Loved the video is it your first video on the wizarding world? My daughter and i are heading over for the first from Australia in November im quite nervous but would love know more about the discounts and what passes are best etc

  132. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    No, I have a whole playlist on my channel for Harry Potter videos. Go to the main page on my channel and go to "playlist" and look for the Harry Potter one.

  133. That crazy kid Davey

    That crazy kid DaveyPřed rokem

    I want a shirt that says: I don’t want a Disney princess I want Hermione

  134. The GamingTurtle

    The GamingTurtlePřed 2 měsíci

    Why do yall hate disney

  135. Kourttney Leik

    Kourttney LeikPřed 3 měsíci

    That crazy kid Davey order it on Etsy!!

  136. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Love it.

  137. Rich A.

    Rich A.Před rokem

    The shrunken heads singing the jaws song is cool. I’m going in March. I’ll have to check it out.

  138. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    It make take a few turns of other songs, but it's there and a great homage to the old attraction.

  139. kinghazzah

    kinghazzahPřed rokem

    Knockturn Alley of course! I loved the “gift” shoppe that is there! Nice skulls for sale, thanks for the video!

  140. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    Sure thing, thanks for participating in the comments!

  141. MondoMotions1138

    MondoMotions1138Před rokem

    I honestly only clicked on this to see Universal. I miss Diagon Alley

  142. Rix Flix

    Rix FlixPřed rokem

    I understand. We do a lot of Universal video though...go check out the Universal Playlist we have on the channel

  143. Nguyen Reactions

    Nguyen ReactionsPřed rokem

    what house are you?

  144. Marianakiyo 2310

    Marianakiyo 2310Před rokem

    There is one thing that I heard about ... idk if it is true If you want to be chosen at Olivanders, at the beguining at the show do a strange noise or a funny face ... it has worked with a friend of mine.