Visit Hershey & Harrisburg Blog

Aug 7, 2018

Campgrounds in Hershey & Harrisburg

Some people think camping is “roughing it,” but not if you do it right! Camping in Pennsylvania is what you make it, and our region's campgrounds have a variety of accommodations and recreational amenities perfect for your level of camping expertise. Keep it simple and rustic with a tent near the tree line or reserve a cozy cabin to snooze under
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Aug 6, 2018

Delicious Food & Drink Pairings to Try Now

You’ve probably heard that there are certain wines that go well with food groups, like white wine and fish, or red wine and hearty red sauce dishes. There’s also an art to pairing beer and cocktails with your meal because the right drink and spot-on menu choice can enhance your overall dining experience. We've rounded up a few winning food and
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Aug 5, 2018

School Your Kids With These Fun Learning Opportunities

When you're a kid, the best part about summer is NO SCHOOL! With our interactive museums, fascinating history, and creative ways of blending education and fun, parents can get their little students back in a learning mindset, even if it's just for the day. Check out this semester’s schedule: Social Studies As Pennsylvania's center for government,
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Aug 3, 2018

Live Like a Local at Spring Gate Vineyard

Spring Gate Vineyard is tucked away in a largely residential area in Harrisburg and offers guests a serene place to bring family and friends for a taste for Central Pennsylvania. Rebecca Kline , Wine Queen and Director Of Operations, shares the story of Spring Gate and why so many locals love the wine, beer, and farm-like atmosphere. Watch the video
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Jul 2, 2018

Insider Tips for Sweet Trips to Hersheypark

You’re pumped about coming to Hersheypark ® this summer, and you might even be mapping out your park route to make sure you ride as many rides as you can! To help you make the most of your sweet day at the park, we’ve put together some insider tips from skipping the lines and avoiding the crowds to the best places eat and where to find awesome
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Jul 1, 2018

8 Go-To Spots for Refreshing Summer Cocktails

What does summer taste like? For you, maybe it’s a frozen drink on a hot afternoon. Or it’s a fresh fruit infused mixed drink in the shade. The Hershey Harrisburg Region can quench anyone’s thirst, from award-winning margaritas and famous bloody mary’s to signature chocolate martinis and one-of-a-kind flavor infusions. Chilly Wine Slushies at
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Jul 1, 2018

35 Free Activities in the Hershey Harrisburg Region

Looking for cheap things to do in Hershey or Harrisburg? We’ll do ya one better. How about a list of completely free activities? From family-friendly attractions to self-guided tours and hikes, you don’t need to break the bank to get a taste of the region. When you’re traveling on a budget, it’s great to find some freebies like these: Around
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Jun 29, 2018

Golf Getaway in Hershey & Harrisburg

Whether you’re visiting us to golf our championship-style courses, or squeezing in 18 holes on your family vacation, you’ll find that golf in the Hershey Harrisburg Region is convenient, fun, and affordable. Our meticulously manicured greens and challenging holes are lined with lush landscaping, making for beautiful days on the fairway. Learn a
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Jun 11, 2018

Guys' Day Out in Hershey & Harrisburg

Guess what? It’s not just girls that wanna have fun! The Hershey Harrisburg Region is the perfect place for the guys to be guys – offering everything from challenging paintball courses and a premier indoor speedway to a distillery for locally crafted spirits and one of America’s most popular craft breweries.
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Jun 8, 2018

Sweet Sipping: The Vineyard & Brewery at Hershey

It all started with four friends who wanted to create a comfortable, fun spot to enjoy a nice glass of wine. From the patio and deck overlooking the vines, guests of The Vineyard & Brewery at Hershey can do just that. Beautiful days are made even sweeter with a selection of wine, beer, and ciders, rockin’ live music, and spectacular scenery. The
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