Category: Hersheypark

Springtime In The Park At Hersheypark Opens April 2

Springtime In The Park At Hersheypark Opens April 2

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What's New This SpringThis spring, guests can enjoy new sweet and savory items throughout Hersheypark, including Kissing Tower and Reese’s King Size Shakes at Simply Chocolate dessert shop and Reese’s, Chocolate and Rainbow Sprinkle King Size Donuts available at Cookies & Donuts at 1906 Grill. In Hershey’s Chocolatetown region, The Chocolatier Restaurant, Bar + Patio will showcase new seasonal items and desserts, from a Spring Garden Flatbread to a ... Read More

March 2022 In Hershey, PA

March 2022 In Hershey, PA

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Join The Sweetest Team During Hiring WeekThis month, Hersheypark is hosting a Hiring Week from March 5-9 at Milton's Ice Cream Parlor at Hersheypark, 100 W.  Hersheypark Drive. Our recruitment team will be available to meet applicants on Saturday, March 5 - Sunday, March 6 from 9 a.m. to noon and Monday, March 7 - Wednesday, March 9 from 3-6 p.m. RSVP now to schedule your phone or in-person interview. Get hired ... Read More

Halloween in Hershey: How to celebrate (and nab some chocolate) at Hersheypark and other attractions

Halloween in Hershey: How to celebrate (and nab some chocolate) at Hersheypark and other attractions

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Visitors and residents can both enjoy several opportunities to nab some candy during this spooky season in Hershey.Halloween ParadeThe Hershey amusement parks aren’t the only place to enjoy Halloween fun. The town’s Halloween parade begins at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13 near the Hershey Theatre, and will travel down Caracas Avenue, turn onto Valley Road, then turn again on Chocolate Avenue, then Ceylon Avenue, ending at ... Read More

Hershey’s After Dark On Food Network With Sunny Anderson – BSCkids

Hershey’s After Dark On Food Network With Sunny Anderson – BSCkids

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Chocolate Meltdown: Hershey’s After Dark On Food Network With Sunny Anderson Host Sunny Anderson, as seen on Chocolate Meltdown at Hershey Park, Season 1. Chocolate Meltdown: Hershey’s After Dark will be hosted by Sunny Anderson and will premiere on Food Network on September 27th and we are excited for this four-episode series. The show will feature three pastry chefs that will be locked in Hershey Park ... Read More

Knoebels, Dutch Wonderland, Hersheypark among list of world’s best amusement parks this year

Knoebels, Dutch Wonderland, Hersheypark among list of world’s best amusement parks this year

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Pennsylvania’s amusement parks are raking in the gold once again.The publication Amusement Today has released the results of their Golden Ticket Awards for this year, where votes are tallied from members across the globe to find the best amusement parks in several categories.Dutch Wonderland, the Lancaster County amusement park, claimed the top spot for Best Family Park, while Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, which ranked first ... Read More

Phish phans in Hershey; giant milkshakes in Harrisburg; more: Good Morning, Pennsylvania

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What you need to know today, Wednesday, August 11, 2021.Today’s weatherHigh: 96; Low: 74. Partly sunny; thunderstorms possiblePhoto of the dayA rainbow appears after stormclouds pass Hersheypark Stadium as fans wait for Phish to perform in Hershey, Pa., Aug. 10, 2021. (Photo by Mark Pynes, PennLive.com.)The latestTriple murder: A man was acting strangely before setting a fire that killed his son and grandchildren, ages 5 and ... Read More

Phish performs at Hersheypark Stadium: Here’s what it’s like joining phans for an evening

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As I arrived at Hersheypark Stadium to attend the first of two Phish concerts scheduled for the venue this week, I wasn’t optimistic. Storm clouds had rolled in over Hershey, with a light drizzle leading to a steady rain and frequent bolts of lightning visible on the horizon.I felt bad for the fans, who had gathered by the thousands to see the beloved jam band, who ... Read More

Hershey is hopping this summer as restaurants, hotels fill up in ‘The Sweetest Place on Earth’

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Hotel rooms are booked, diners are reserving tables at popular spots like Houlihan’s, Fenicci’s of Hershey and The Chocolate Avenue Grill and big-name concerts are back at Hersheypark Stadium.The region’s biggest attraction, Hersheypark, is operating at full capacity.Nearly 18 months into the pandemic, Hershey is back in business.It’s a stark contrast to last summer’s bumpy ride when tourism dropped due to the coronavirus pandemic and restrictions. ... Read More

Everybody grab your wallets … Guns N’ Roses is back at Hersheypark this July

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Hershey, Pa. (WHTM) — Concerts are back this summer, which means Guns N’ Roses is back, too! On July 31, the iconic rock legends will kick off their epic 2021 tour at Hersheypark Stadium. Tickets will go on sale beginning Friday, June 4, at 12 p.m. This is not a drill … The Jonas Brothers are coming back to Hershey The return of their tour comes ... Read More

Peter Dabbene: Adventures in the Land of Chocolate

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We knew we were getting close when the stations on the car radio switched over from rock and Top 40 to country and religious music, and cows and Amish people began to appear on either side of the road. Our destination? The Land of Chocolate. Not Switzerland or Bavaria, but Hershey, Pennsylvania. Within that town, we sought the key attraction, Hersheypark. We’d be staying in a ... Read More