Top 10 Reasons to Book in the Hershey Harrisburg Region


1. Location, location, location!

The Hershey Harrisburg Region is a place where history meet’s today’s latest trends. Not only are we known for our chocolate, we’re known for exquisite eateries, sophisticated spas and hotel offerings for every budget. And all of our attractions are easy to get to, so travel is a breeze!


2. Easy Travel

Harrisburg International Airport is just a short drive from Downtown Harrisburg and Hershey. I can help you arrange travel to and from the airport. HIA is Pennsylvania’s third largest airport and offers non-stop flights to 11 destinations.


3. AttractionsHersheypark Skyline at Dusk

Have I mentioned attractions? Your attendees can visit Hershey The Sweetest Place on Earth® and all that it entails, or dive into history at the National Civil War Museum. And that’s just a couple of the many things to do!


4. World Class Hospitality

There are more than 8,000 rooms in the Hershey Harrisburg Region ready to offer you world class hospitality with regional flare. Consider Hilton Harrisburg, Crown Plaza Harrisburg/Hershey, The Hotel Hershey®, Hershey® Lodge, or Springhill Suites by Marriott.   

Ziplining at Roundtop Mountain Resort


5. Team Building

Our region offers a unique take on team building opportunities. Roundtop Mountain Resort offers outdoor team building and Spooky Nook Sports Complex offers indoor opportunities. Autobahn Indoor Speedway makes speed the name of the game. There are even three area escape rooms available for your attendees. Ask me for more information on any of these team building locations.


6. Pennsylvania’s Capital

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is the state capital. While you’re here for your meeting, schedule a tour of the state capitol. 30-minute guided tours are available seven days a week. I can set up a tour for your meeting attendees if you’re interested!


7. Vineyards, Breweries, Distilleries and Restaurants

Hershey Harrisburg is home to amazing wineries, breweries, distilleries and restaurants. Try The Millworks in Midtown Harrisburg for fresh farm-to-table cuisine. The Vineyard & Brewery at Hershey offers pristine views and hand crafted wines. Tröegs Brewing Company, a nationally recognized brand, is located in Hershey. Midstate Distillery is a craft distillery focused on using locally sourced ingredients in its rum, vodka and moonshine. All of these locations offer a great place to host a dinner or event.


8. HistoryNational Civil War Museum in Harrisburg, PA with Family

Experience history in new ways! Gettysburg National Military Park and Visitors Center is only 30 minutes away.


9. Meetings and Convention Space

We offer more than 2.5 MILLION square feet of meeting and convention space. Host your event at the Giant CenterSM, the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, the Hershey Lodge, the Hershey Theatre, the Sunoco Performance Theater at the Whitaker Center or the Forum. Ask me about rental information!


10. Shopping, spas and golfing!

After a day of meetings, your attendees want to unwind. Check out Tanger Outlets Hershey or The Shoppes at Susquehanna Marketplace. After shopping, relax at The Spa at the Hotel Hershey®. You can also play a round of golf at Spring Creek Golf Course, among many others.