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Apr 12, 2017

A Go Green Getaway

It’s not easy being green! Unless you’re one of the eco-conscious locations in the Hershey Harrisburg Region. Visit natural havens perfect for putting your phone down and getting lost among the trees. There’s no likes or retweets on these trails. Just serene environments filled with lush landscapes and great animal watching. You don’t have to be an
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Apr 11, 2017

Extraordinary Escapes

Imagine the fun you can have when you’re locked inside of a room! No, you haven’t gone to jail (thankfully!). You’re at an escape room - the latest in area activities. Your goal is to complete a series of puzzles with friends and family in order to escape the room before time runs out. So how do you know if escape rooms are right for you? We're
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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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Mar 16, 2017

2017 Springtime in the Park

Stop. Now, listen very carefully. Do you hear it? If you visit the Hershey Harrisburg Region in April, the sound will be hard to miss. Gears churning. Wood vibrating. Steel roaring. The unmistakable sounds of Hersheypark ® , alive for the season and ready for visitors. Springtime in the Park TM opens April 8-9, 14-16. This year, there’s an additional
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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 by Visit Hershey & Harrisburg

2017 Great American Outdoor Show

The World’s Largest Outdoor Show comes to Harrisburg, PA, for nine days in February at the PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. The Great American Outdoor Show features hundreds of the nation's elite vendors for camping, fishing, boating, hunting, firearms and more. Outdoor enthusiasts flock to the show each year. We had a Q&A with the producers of
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