Hershey Harrisburg Blog

Category - Harrisburg

Sep 7, 2017

All Roads Lead to Hershey & Harrisburg

They say you never forget your first car. Whether it was new or just new to you, wheels shiny or scuffed, it was your ride. And our love affair with the automobile doesn’t stop at the ones we own. We all have that “dream car.” The one that makes your head turn. The one that reminds you of Grandpa. The one that you’d fix up if you could. The Hershey Harrisburg Region plays host to car-lover events year-round, and one of these cars would make an excellent souvenir! 
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Sep 1, 2017

'Take a Hike' in Hershey and Harrisburg

Our bustling region has much for travelers to see and do, but we are also fortunate to have a softer, more serene side, marked by an abundance of outdoor activities. When it comes to hiking and walking trails, everyone from open-air enthusiasts to active amblers loves this area’s proximity to nature. City Strolls and Nature Walks Lining the east
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Aug 31, 2017

6 ½ Quirky Destinations in Hershey and Harrisburg

The Hershey Harrisburg Region is famous for a lot of things, but let’s talk about a few hidden gems that you won’t find in your average guide book. 1. The Pennsylvania National Fire Museum occupies an 1899 Victorian firehouse, full of remarkable artifacts, antique trucks, vintage helmets, and all the bells and whistles (and alarms) you want to
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Jul 26, 2017

Music With A View

Live music has a unique way of telling the rich story of our region. Whether it’s a jazz-filled, romantic summer evening on the patio of a historic hotel or a great band and cold drink in the heart of downtown Harrisburg. The combination of the beautiful Pennsylvania outdoors mixed with a great band is always music to our ears! Check out three of our favorite places to enjoy live music in the Harrisburg and Hershey Region.
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Jul 26, 2017

You Can Sip With Us

It’s important to make time to indulge in the things you love…like a great cocktail…or two. If that sounds like a mantra you’d raise a glass to, then we have a bar stool with your name on it in the Harrisburg region. Here’s a taste of our local bar scene so you can plot out your next cocktail crawl.
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Jun 26, 2017

Island Escape

Sure, palm trees are nice, but we’ve got an island getaway that’s close, affordable, and full of unique experiences – all conveniently located on an island in the Susquehanna River! The 63-acre City Island in Harrisburg is host to a multitude of fun family attractions and activities.
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May 15, 2017

Night Skies & Fireflies

Question: When is a s’more more than just a s’more? Answer: When it’s made in Chocolatetown, USA – home of the Great American Hershey’s Chocolate Bar! Nothing says summertime quite like the gooey goodness of that famous campfire cuisine! And nothing brings a family together quite like calling a campsite home. After tackling the tent, gather around
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Apr 12, 2017

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

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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