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Christmas Candylane Named 2021 Top 10 Best Theme Park Holiday Event

USA Today 10Best Recognizes Hersheypark Seasonal Celebration

Hersheypark Christmas Candylane is a winner in the 2021 USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest for Best Theme Park Holiday Event

The merriest event of the year in Hershey, Pa., was voted #8 overall, making it one of the top 10 best theme park holiday events in the country! Twenty nominees were chosen by a panel of relevant experts which include a combination of editors from USA TODAY; editors from 10Best.com; relevant expert contributors; and sources for both these media and other Gannett properties. 

Thank you to all who voted for us!

Open daily through Jan. 2, 2022

For nearly 40 years, Christmas Candylane has been a tradition for families in the mid-Atlantic region with something for all ages. Guests can enjoy 5 million lights, select rides and coasters, Santa (through Dec. 24) and all nine of his reindeer, TREEville trail, festive Hershey Character experiences, winter food favorites, and more.

Christmas Candylane is open every day through Jan. 2, 2022, with the exception of Christmas day, so there's still plenty of time to visit with the family. Planning to celebrate the holidays with us? Check out these articles to help you plan your day.

We hope to see you there. Happy holidays!