Hershey Harrisburg Blog

Sep 12, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

PA National Horse Show

Are you a “horse person?” There are probably a lot of people who would say, "no." Sure, you like horses but you don’t own one or ride one and you’ve never been to a competition. So if you’re not a horse person, then why go to a horse show? Oh so many reasons! But we want to start by highlighting one very special reason that may all-too-often go unnoticed.  
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Sep 8, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Restaurant Week is Here!

Julia Child is famously quoted as saying, “People who love to eat are always the best people.” And we here at Visit Hershey Harrisburg agree with them! That’s why we’re so happy to talk about Harrisburg Restaurant Week. Harrisburg Restaurant Week is one of the largest dining events in Central Pennsylvania. More than 15 area restaurants provide
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Sep 2, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Spirited Adventures

Guess what? It’s not just girls that wanna have fun… guys wanna too! The Hershey Harrisburg region is the perfect for place for guys to be dudes – offering everything from challenging paintball courses and a premiere indoor speedway, to a distillery for locally crafted spirits and one of America’s most popular craft breweries. For your
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Sep 2, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Naturally Enthralling Family Outdoor Adventures

It’s back to school time and back to nature time this September. The changing season is a perfect time to bring your family to experience the natural beauty and wonderful learning opportunities at Wildwood Park & Olewine Nature Center in Harrisburg, Hershey Gardens in Hershey, and the Ned Smith Center for Nature & Art in Millersburg. Located on the
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Sep 2, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Get Wild this Month

Did you know that animals are more active when the weather starts to turn cooler? This makes September a natural time to check our area safari and zoo attractions! Go wild with 150 acres of exotic adventure at Lake Tobias Wildlife Park in Halifax, and head to Hershey for ZooAmerica ®, the year-round 11-acre walk-thru zoo adjacent to Hersheypark.
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Aug 3, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Test Your Skills & Prepare for Thrills

What’s included in the one-price Mountain Adventure experience at Roundtop Mountain Resort ? OGO Balls – An 11-foot diameter ball with a second 6-foot ball suspended inside by cords. The inflated outer ball is made of a soft, transparent vinyl material and the inner ball, where you ride, contains about 5 gallons of fresh water. The balls roll down
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Aug 3, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Cool Tips for Memorable Trips

Check availability and get your Turkey Hill Experience tickets online, with the optional addition of the Turkey Hill Taste Lab . What could be cooler than unlimited free samples of locally-made Turkey Hill ice cream and iced tea? The young-at-heart and ice cream lovers of all ages will enjoy making virtual ice cream at the Turkey Hill Experience.
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Jul 5, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

The Boardwalk at Hersheypark

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, The Sweetest Place on Earth ® is also the Coolest Place on Earth. The Boardwalk at Hersheypark is open for all the splishing and splashing you could dream of. On a hot summer day, it's a watery oasis where you can chill out after working up a sweat rolling from coaster to coaster and from family ride to family show.
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