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Apr 6, 2018

Restaurant Profile: Home 231

With menu creations as fresh as their veggies, the region’s first farm-to-table restaurant, Home 231 , delivers sensational seasonal flavor in its cozy spot next to the Capitol. General Manager Richie Vickroy introduces us to Home 231, an atmosphere and menu built on a passion for food.
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Mar 28, 2018

Things To Do with the Kids – From Toddlers to Teens

Looking for something to do to entertain and educate a preschooler? Or maybe you need an active attraction that’ll keep your teen off their phone for a few hours! The Hershey Harrisburg Region has a range of family-friendly activities that’ll suit you and your brood’s dynamic interests! Under 5 It’s not easy to keep the attention of toddlers and
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Mar 27, 2018

Harrisburg’s City Island, A Slice of Americana Pie

City Island in Harrisburg is one of a few places left that can effortlessly provide a classic day of family fun. It’s a chance to slow down and savor the little things like family moments and company of friends. Baseball and hot dogs, carousel rides and mini golf, sharing a horse-drawn carriage ride - City Island is a little slice of Americana
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Mar 26, 2018

Find Your Out of the Ordinary Ride

Whether you’ve arrived in our region by plane, train, or automobile, there’s another set of “rides” you might like to try. All unique, each offers an experience you can only find in the Hershey Harrisburg Region! Riverboat On a beautiful day in Harrisburg, you’re sure to spot the red and white Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat cruising down the
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Mar 2, 2018

The Secret Recipe For A Fantastic Family Trip

To create his signature chocolate bar, Milton S. Hershey combined milk, sugar, and cocoa, and the result was one of America’s favorite sweet treats. With the right recipe, you can whip up a sweet family getaway to Hershey that blends fun, learning, and out of the ordinary experiences into treasured family memories! 1. Start with a Hefty Helping
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Mar 2, 2018

Restaurant Profile: Fenicci's of Hershey

  Fenicci's of Hershey: Where The Locals Eat. The first thing you should know about Fenicci’s of Hershey is that it’s not a fancy joint, but its appeal lies in its rich history, delicious food, and welcoming family atmosphere for locals and visitors alike.
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Mar 2, 2018

Raise a Glass! Beer & Wine Fest Schedule 2018

If you haven’t heard, the Hershey Harrisburg Region is exploding with exceptional craft breweries and vineyards! Our brewmasters are known for their creativity and unique flavor infusions, a la the 6-foot Douglas Fir Tree Zeroday uses in their D.T.F. Saison! From harvesting their grapes to corking their bottles, our vintners are passionate about
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Mar 1, 2018

Spring into Outdoor Fun

Spring is here, and it's time to soak up some sunshine in the Hershey Harrisburg Region! From blooming gardens and bike paths to the towering coaster hills at Hersheypark ® we have everything you need for a weekend getaway! Springtime In The Park SM If you've been dreaming about Hersheypark all winter long, Springtime In The Park is your first
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