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Category - Families

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 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 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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Dec 29, 2017

Dine Around The World in Hershey & Harrisburg

With a trip to the Hershey Harrisburg Region, you can embark on a bonus excursion to taste exotic flavors from around the world at some of our area’s delectable ethnic eateries! We love that you want to try new things which is why we have international dining options for everyone in the family. Destination: Mexico Herby’s El Mexicano Herby’s is a
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Dec 27, 2017

7 Kid-Approved Family Attractions for Your Winter Getaway

Don't let the cold weather freeze your plans for a winter getaway! The Hershey Harrisburg Region is an all-season family destination offering tons of activities that hold up all winter long. From whizzing go-karts and science experiments to museums and animal exhibits, kids love to learn and play here! Whitaker Center We’re not exaggerating when
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Dec 20, 2017

The Ultimate Getaway for Every Chocolate Lover

Instead of candy hearts and roses for Valentine’s Day, how about an entire weekend getaway dedicated to chocolate? You're cordially invited to Hershey The Sweetest Place on Earth SM for a month’s worth of sweet activities for chocolate lovers of all ages, aptly named Chocolate-Covered February ® ! For Grownups While most of the activities occur on
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Dec 15, 2017

Art to Admire: Inside Harrisburg's Exquisite Galleries

Harrisburg’s rich culture and history make it an ideal destination for art lovers. The city is home to world-class art venues and boutique galleries which handsomely illustrate our region’s beauty through the talents of local artisans and its willingness to show visitors that art is for everyone! Susquehanna Art Museum Susquehanna Art Museum
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