Hershey Harrisburg Blog

Apr 18, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Harrisburg Beer Week 2017

For nine days in April, it's all about the brew. The region's craft brewing community comes together to toast the 2nd Annual Harrisburg Beer Week April 21-29. Craft brewing in the Hershey Harrisburg Region has long had a name for itself on the strength and success of Tröegs Brewing Company and Appalachian Brewing Company (ABC). But in recent years
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Apr 12, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

A Go Green Getaway

It’s not easy being green! Unless you’re one of the eco-conscious locations in the Hershey Harrisburg Region. Visit natural havens perfect for putting your phone down and getting lost among the trees. There’s no likes or retweets on these trails. Just serene environments filled with lush landscapes and great animal watching. You don’t have to be an
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Apr 11, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Extraordinary Escapes

Imagine the fun you can have when you’re locked inside of a room! No, you haven’t gone to jail (thankfully!). You’re at an escape room - the latest in area activities. Your goal is to complete a series of puzzles with friends and family in order to escape the room before time runs out. So how do you know if escape rooms are right for you? We're
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Apr 10, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

A Hershey Harrisburg Mixtape

Life is a mixtape that’s full of variety, filled with songs that remind you of the highs and lows through the years. Have you ever thought about the mixtape that accompanies your life - the soundtrack that plays as your mind sorts through memories? How about the mixtape that accompanies your getaway? Was it relaxing and rewarding or energetic and
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Mar 22, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Break Away from the Everyday

Spring break has no rules. So there’s nothing that says adults can’t celebrate spring break, too! We’ve got the recipe for a perfect weekend getaway that’s equal parts rest and relaxation to adventure and amusement. Your adult spring break starts at the decadent Spa at the Hotel Hershey ® . The primary ingredient is, of course, chocolate. Unwind
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Mar 20, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Craft Breweries in the Hershey Harrisburg Region

Perhaps one of the area’s best-kept secrets is the diversity of our craft brewery scene. In the Hershey Harrisburg Region, you can have everything from the perfect pilsner to a satisfying stout. The brewers in our region make a beer for every palette. So go ahead, try what you’ve never tried before. And the next time you visit, you’ll have a
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Mar 16, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

2017 Springtime in the Park

Stop. Now, listen very carefully. Do you hear it? If you visit the Hershey Harrisburg Region in April, the sound will be hard to miss. Gears churning. Wood vibrating. Steel roaring. The unmistakable sounds of Hersheypark ® , alive for the season and ready for visitors. Springtime in the Park TM opens April 8-9, 14-16. This year, there’s an additional
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Feb 6, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Date Night in Hershey Harrisburg

It doesn’t have to be February to go on a date. And our posting this has nothing to do with a certain holiday. So whenever you want a date in the Hershey Harrisburg Region, we've got you covered. We don't have anything against chain restaurants. But let's agree that they can sometimes lack the kind of setting and character that can really make for
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Feb 6, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Winter in Hershey Harrisburg

Winter in Hershey isn’t quite the sleepy town you may picture it to be. Yes, the rollercoasters are hibernating and the carousel horses are taking a rest. But the town is still alive with many winter-friendly activities worth a weekend getaway. Let’s start with a warning about bears. Not the kind you see in the woods, but the kind that are
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