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The Hershey Harrisburg Region is made up of Dauphin and Perry Counties in South Central Pennsylvania and acts as a regional hub of popular nearby destinations like Lancaster, Gettysburg, Philadelphia and Baltimore.
We’re the birthplace of Milton Hershey and his Great American Chocolate Bar. We’re the site of a grand State Capitol that President Teddy Roosevelt deemed "the handsomest building" he'd ever seen. We are those things and so, so much more for all of the families, couples, groups and event planners who visit us year after year.
Sweet Family Fun is the Hershey Harrisburg Region's most salient theme, with one of the nation's best theme parks anchoring the experience. Hersheypark®'s coasters paint the Hershey skyline, and from there, families fan out around the region to the many interactive museums, family-friendly festivals and exhibits, sports events and campgrounds.
For couples or other adult getaways, there is an Urban Eclectic vibe that is growing even as you read this. The Harrisburg region is bursting with new restaurants and collaborative arts initiatives that stand alongside old favorites that remain cornerstones of the city experience. From farm-to table to small plates and Sunday brunch; from fine steakhouse dining to wine bars to whiskey bars, a visit here is always capped with great food and atmosphere.
The Susquehanna River, lush Vineyards and renowned Appalachian Trail create a Great Outdoors setting fit for any adventure. Each season plays host to events and activities that allow visitors to relax and recharge in the fresh outdoor air.
Events all summer long
The Man, The Chocolate, The Story