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Jan 31, 2019

One-Stop Shops: Activities & Dining Under One Roof

When your sightseeing is hindered by weather or you’re just sold on convenience, the Hershey Harrisburg Region has a few choice places that offer activities and delicious food all under one roof. Around Hershey The Hershey Story, Museum on Chocolate Ave. | The Pantry Café Take a sweet trip back in time to unwrap the life and legacy of Milton S.
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Sep 1, 2018

Guide to Hiking Trails

Our bustling region has much for travelers to see and do, but we are also fortunate to have a softer, more serene side, marked by an abundance of outdoor activities. When it comes walking trails and hiking in PA, everyone from open-air enthusiasts to active amblers loves our proximity to nature. 
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Aug 7, 2018

Campgrounds in Hershey & Harrisburg

Some people think camping is “roughing it,” but not if you do it right! Staying at a campground in PA 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. 
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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!
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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.
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Jul 2, 2018

Insider's Guide to Hersheypark

You’re pumped about your upcoming trip to  Hersheypark ® , and you might have already mapped out your park route to make sure you ride as much 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 deals!
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Jun 4, 2018

Cool Off At The Boardwalk At Hersheypark

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, The Sweetest Place on Earth ® is also the  Coolest  Place on Earth. On a hot summer day, the 11-acre full water park at Hersheypark ®  is a watery oasis where you can chill out after working up a sweat rolling from coaster to coaster.
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