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Feb 22, 2016 by Allison Rohrbaugh

The Hershey Story Museum

Some would say it's "The Great American Chocolate Bar" because its milk-chocolatey taste is recognized and beloved by so many. Others, though, would say it's "The Great American Chocolate Bar" because its creator embodied all that is good about the American Dream.
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Oct 14, 2015 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Shop Small

"I heard about this neat little shop around the corner but I never have time to drop in."  Sound familiar? If so, we have a holiday challenge for you! (OK - two challenges!)      Challenge #1: Visit at least one small business in the Hershey Harrisburg Region that you've never been to. 
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Sep 28, 2015 by Visit Hershey & Harrisburg

A $200 Weekend in Hershey & Harrisburg

It might seem too good to be true. How can a family make a quick getaway to a city like Hershey or Harrisburg and only spend $200? It’s possible! With a few frugal tips and some local experts to show you the ropes, your family can enjoy a weekend taking in the arts, enjoying local food and embracing all that time together can bring. Through these
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Sep 22, 2015 by Visit Hershey & Harrisburg

A Couple's Guide to the Harrisburg Music Scene

The Harrisburg music scene has exploded in recent years. Bands and artists of all types and renown are making their way through our capital city. Some venues and institutions, like Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra and the Whitaker Center, have been around for years, but smaller venues like the River City Blues Club and Millworks have recently opened, expanding Harrisburg’s musical palate. Many of the newer venues are also restaurants, so it’s never been easier to enjoy the best Harrisburg live music available.
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Jun 28, 2015 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Hershey Harrisburg Wine Country - More than the Pour

Sometimes a night out on the town isn’t on the town at all. It’s in the country. Wine Country. Summer is for sipping.  And singing. It’s for enjoying the view. And the company. Date night, girls night or any night, what you find in the vineyards and tasting rooms of Hershey Harrisburg Wine Country is more than just good wine – it’s good times and great entertainment.  
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Feb 25, 2015 by Allison Rohrbaugh

Family Field Trip

Late winter and early spring can be tough times to plan a getaway. The kids are in school, and across most of the northeast it's hard to know if you should dress for 40 and rain or 60 and sun from March to May. Consider a Family Field Trip to the Hershey Harrisburg Region, where interactive museums and historical sites keep the kids on their educational toes!
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