Hershey Harrisburg Blog

Feb 2, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

February's Best

The Groundhog may be calling for an early spring, but if you're too busy looking beyond the month of February, you'll miss all it has to offer! Here are our top 5 picks for what's going on in the Hershey Harrisburg Region for the month of February. The Great American Outdoor Show This massive show covers everything for the outdoors lover in your
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Jan 27, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

ValenWine's Weekends in Hershey Harrisburg Wine Country

Wine and chocolate make a very tasty pairing, especially around Valentine's - no - ValenWine's weekends in February. The vineyards of Hershey Harrisburg Wine Country take the chill out of the winter air with this signature event. Cozy up with the one you love or a group of your best friends to see which wines pair best with chocolates from around the world.
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Jan 26, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Chocolate Covered February 2016

So, you might think in a town dubbed "Chocolatetown USA" that it's all chocolate, all the time. And then you see a headline like " Chocolate Covered February " and think, "How is that different from Chocolate Covered every other month of the year? It's CHOCOLATETOWN USA!" Well, it is different. In a decadent, delicious and not-just-desserty kind of way.
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Jan 26, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Sara's Top 5 Live Music Venues

Pop quiz. When you think of Hershey, PA, what comes to mind? Chocolate and Hersheypark ? Yep. We have those. What about Harrisburg? Politics and the Capitol? Busted. But what's really, really cool about these towns is that there's so much more than their "main attractions." And while the region doesn't have the size of a destination like Philadelphia or Baltimore, we most definitely have the sound .
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Jan 25, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Run, Walk and Bike Hershey Harrisburg

Coasters, characters, the capital and...CARDIO! Run with us! Walk with us! Dress up and be "color"-ful with us! From serious runners and weekend warriors to first-timers and walkers, every level of athlete can appreciate the beautiful Hershey Harrisburg scenery ( time checks at coasters and riverfront finish lines! ) and sense of community and cause that comes with a well-organized race event.
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Jan 6, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Date Night in Harrisburg

We hear it all the time. "It doesn't have to be February to go on a date." And we totally agree. But we also know that the number of dates just happen to go up in February. (We won't call it "heart day" if you don't. Promise? Good.) You might not need Valentines Day, but it can be a tricky date to skip. So we thought we'd take a minute to introduce you to some of the newest Harrisburg hotspots for your Valentine's dining enjoyment.
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Jan 6, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

What's New in 2016

If you think the Hershey Harrisburg Region is just coasters and the Capitol, you're missing so many great spots for food, adventure and romance! And each year, many of our best attractions get even better with updated features while brand new businesses are popping up as well. Here are just a few of the places that will be featuring new sights,
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Jan 5, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

The National Civil War Museum

America's Civil War waged no battles in Harrisburg. No, the bloodshed reached its peak just to our south in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. But much like the famed copula at Seminary Ridge where Union General John Buford spotted an advancing Confederate Army, so too does Harrisburg have its own piece of Civil War history sitting high on a hill. Many
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Jan 5, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

2016 Great American Outdoor Show

The largest outdoor show in the world sets up camp in Harrisburg, PA for nine days in February at the PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. The 2016 Great American Outdoor Show will feature hundreds of the nation's elite vendors for camping, fishing, boating, hunting, firearms and so much more.
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Dec 1, 2015 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Taste the Holiday

Don't just taste the season, make the season! If Thanksgiving is all about the bird, Christmas might just be a little more about the sweet treats. So tie on your best reindeer apron and turn up the Bing Crosby to get in the holiday spirit as you try these quick and easy recipes.
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