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5 Things To Do In Hershey the Weekend Before Halloween

Visit Hersheypark, see a Halloween Movie and more!

Whether you're looking for spooky fun, sweet treats or cool critters, we have Halloween festivities for all ages. Check out some of the things we have going on this weekend in Hershey!

1. Hersheypark  In The Dark

Hersheypark amusement park has officially transformed into Hersheypark In The Dark Halloween attraction. Hersheypark In The Dark is open Friday from 5 to 10 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 12 to 9 p.m. Enjoy more than 50 rides and attractions, trick-or-treating, live entertainment, and delicious fall foods! Purchase tickets at Hersheypark.com.

2. ZooAmerica's Creatures Of The Night

Guests can bring their flashlight to ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park for a nighttime tour during the Creatures Of The Night attraction starting at 6 p.m. on the same nights as Hersheypark In The Dark. This is the only time of year ZooAmerica is open after dark for guests to view the nocturnal habits of more than 200 animals. 

The unique Halloween-themed experience is included with admission to Hersheypark In The Dark when entered from inside Hersheypark. Separate admission is also available at the zoo’s off-street entrance.

3. Hershey Bears Reese's Trick-Or-Treat Night

The Hershey Bears will take on the Utica Comets Saturday, October 26 at 7 p.m. All fans 12 & under will receive a trick-or-treat bag upon entry and have the opportunity to trick-or-treat around the concourse during pre-game and first intermission.

4. Hershey Theatre's Classic Chills Film Fest

What better way to spend a Halloween weekend than watching classic films in the 86-year-old theater in downtown Hershey? Hershey Theatre will show screenings of "The Addams Family" (1991) at 7 p.m. and "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, October 26. Tickets for each movie are $8 and are available at Hershey Theatre Box Office or online at HersheyEntertainment.com

5. Stay at The Official Resorts of Hersheypark® 

With so much to do in Hershey this weekend, consider turning your visit into a two or three-day getaway! Anyone who books the Hersheypark In The Dark Package at The Hotel Hershey or Hershey Lodge will enjoy accommodations, Hersheypark tickets, a Halloween themed breakfast with the Hershey Characters, and more!