Hershey Harrisburg Blog

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Apr 10, 2017

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

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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Feb 6, 2017

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

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 5, 2017

Dining Around the World in Harrisburg

Fly around the world without ever leaving the Hershey Harrisburg Region! How? By visiting one of these ethnic dining spots. We’ll head to India, Mexico, Latin America, and Japan. No passports or boarding passes needed. Now, on to the trip!
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Jan 4, 2017

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

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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Nov 18, 2016

Holiday Films at Midtown Cinema

While you’ll find the usual suspects at this independent film cinema (popcorn, candy), you’ll also find a few other snacks that are less common. Like cappuccinos and ice cream. You can even bring in a beer from the brewery next-door . Nestled on the corner of Riley and 3rd streets, Midtown Cinema provides an inviting atmosphere to bring the family,
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Nov 18, 2016

Holiday Truffle Recipe

It might be the most wonderful time of the year, but it can also be the busiest! These chocolate truffles are an easy, impressive treat to make for friends and family. Plus, you can make the chocolate truffle base up to a week ahead of time and pull it out when you're ready to go for parties or deliver them as a hostess gifts. They're fast to make,
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Oct 26, 2016

What’s all the fuss with farm-to-table?

Taking it back to the old world ways Chef Lance Smith has been at The Millworks for a year and a half. He remembers eating there for the first time with his wife and thinking to himself, “I’d love to work here.” A few months later, he was in the kitchen as the executive chef and the rest, as they say, is history. We asked Chef Lance why the
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