Summer is a time to kick back, gather together with friends, and enjoy the beauty of the Hershey Harrisburg Region and all there is to do. Enjoy live music in a rolling vineyard or city park. Sip a cool cocktail at a trendy downtown restaurant or straight from the source at a distillery. Get your adrenaline pumping in an outdoor adventure or indoor racetrack. In the Hershey Harrisburg Region, your summer can unfold exactly the way you imagined. Cheers to a summer to remember. Let the good times roll!
Sip wine while overlooking the very vineyards it came from. Listen to live music under the stars. Nissley Vineyards in Bainbridge hosts open-air lawn concerts throughout the summer with places for picnicking and dancing. Head to Hershey for your favorite beers and wines while the bands play at The Vineyard & Brewery At Hershey’s Decked Out Live series. Take in Tour Band Nights at Spring Gate Vineyard in Harrisburg, where you can catch musicians and bands on national tours as they pass through Central Pennsylvania. All music styles are featured as part of the Vineyard at Grandview’s live music series, Wine by the Vine, on their vineyard grounds in Mount Joy.
Nothing’s better on a summer day than a fresh, seasonal cocktail in the company of good friends. In Harrisburg, enjoy craft cocktails and the industrial vibe at Café 1500. Head to Los Tres Cubanos for a little slice of Cuba and an authentic mojito. Delight in the surprise of the Spontaneous Cocktail at Ad Lib Craft Kitchen & Bar. Try a handcrafted cocktail or martini from the source, Midstate Distillery Harrisburg’s first distillery since Prohibition. Or check out the new and exciting Greystone Public House with their large selection of classic cocktails and seasonal signature drinks. We’ll raise a glass to that!
If your idea of a perfect summer night is enjoying live music outdoors, head to the Hershey Harrisburg Region for a tune or two! In Hershey, enjoy the sounds of cool jazz while overlooking the town below from the picturesque Hotel Hershey® at their Jazz On The Veranda evenings. In Harrisburg, the Italian Lake Concerts make the most of a beautiful park setting. For a completely different vibe, head downtown to the patio at Sawyer’s for their Free Summer Concert Series.
Summer is a time for fun, exercise, and activity. Relive your summer camp days as an adult! At Roundtop Mountain Resort, test your skills and courage on Vertical Trek, their most comprehensive zipline experience. If heights aren’t your happy space, stay grounded with a group of friends and play paintball in the largest and most varied playing fields in PA. Feeling the need for speed? Head to the Autobahn Indoor Speedway for state-of-the art electric go-kart racing. Get back to nature with excursions from Hershey Outfitters including fly fishing, kayaking, orienteering and outdoor team building activities. If the serene Susquehanna is calling you, Blue Mountain Outfitters can get you geared up for canoeing, kayaking, or stand up paddle boarding. For an experience of a lifetime, set your sights on the sky with a customizable hot air balloon ride from the US Hot Air Balloon Team. Whatever adventures you choose, you’ll find your rush right here.
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