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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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Jan 4, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

2017 Great American Outdoor Show

The World’s Largest Outdoor Show comes to Harrisburg, PA, for nine days in February at the PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. The Great American Outdoor Show features hundreds of the nation's elite vendors for camping, fishing, boating, hunting, firearms and more. Outdoor enthusiasts flock to the show each year. We had a Q&A with the producers of
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Jan 4, 2017 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Engaging Education in the Region

When you’re looking for indoor fun this winter season, consider these museums and attractions. These places aren’t simply areas where you walk through and look at photos. Instead, each place is immersive and hands-on. Your family will love learning through these unique and engaging opportunities found in the Hershey Harrisburg Region. At a place
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Dec 5, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

Christmas in Hershey 2016

It's Hershey The Sweetest Place on Earth ® all year round. But at Christmas time, "sweet" takes on a whole new glow - literally! The entire town of Hershey is dressed up in red and green and silver and gold to celebrate the season.
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Dec 5, 2016 by Visit Hershey Harrisburg

The 2017 Pennsylvania Farm Show

Each year, more than half a million visitors – and 6,000 animals - arrive at the Pennsylvania Farm Show . So, it doesn’t come as a surprise that this particular event is hailed as the nation’s largest indoor agricultural exposition. And while we can’t unveil what this year’s butter sculpture will be (trust us, we tried!), we can give you a few farm
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