Come To The Sweetest Place On Earth During The Holidays
The holiday season is the most wonderful time of year and there is no better place to spend it than The Sweetest Place On Earth. There are so many fun and festive activities for people of all ages to enjoy in Hershey, PA over the holidays. These activities are sure to create lasting memories with family and friends.
Hersheypark Christmas Candylane
Through January 1, Hersheypark is lit up and decked out in holiday decor. Friends and families can enjoy 45 rides, including six coasters (weather permitting)! And, for the first time ever, Hershey Triple Tower and Sidewinder will be in operation during Christmas Candylane! The park is decked out in over four million festive lights for guests to enjoy, including NOEL, a festive light show synchronized to your favorite Christmas music. Plus, kids can enjoy a special visit with Santa's nine reindeer through January 1. Be sure to visit Hersheypark to find out even more fun activities going on during the holidays.
Make Hershey Sweet Lights a part of your holiday tradition. Sweet Lights is open nightly this holiday season through January 1. Enjoy front row seats through two miles of festive lights from the comfort of your car. This spectacular animated light display allows guests to view nearly 600 illuminated light displays.
The Official Resorts of Hersheypark
Enjoy a magical getaway that you won’t forget. The Hotel Hershey, Hershey Lodge, and Hersheypark Camping Resort offer packages for friends and families over the holiday season (and into the winter months!). The resorts allow guests to enjoy the comfort of the resort and also provides transportation to and from Hersheypark Christmas Candylane, concerts and shows, various restaurant locations, and much more.
Take some time to unwind and treat yourself to a day at either of our two relaxing locations. MeltSpa by Hershey is a day spa that offers sweet relaxation from a manicure all the way to our Exclusive Hershey’s Dark Chocolate Treatments. The Spa At The Hotel Hershey is offering various chocolate treatments as well, and some with a peppermint twist!
Fun & Festive Entertainment
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is known for having world-class entertainment in a small town setting! From concerts and shows to Hershey Bears games, we have something for everyone. Giant Center is home of the Hershey Bears hockey games, and these action-packed events are sure to get you off your seat. Make this holiday and winter season fun by enjoying a show at Hershey Theatre, helping the Hershey Bears Defend the Den, or singing along at a concert!
There are holiday happenings at the Hershey Gardens! Visitors will get to see a 12-foot poinsettia tree, visit with Santa, enjoy live music, crafts & storytime, and experience the Indoor Butterfly Atrium decked out in Christmas decorations!
The Hershey Story Museum
This fascinating museum allows guests to explore the history of hershey and our founding father, Milton S. Hershey through informative museum exhibits. From failed entrepreneur to chocolate king and philanthropic benefactor, there is so much to learn about how Milton S. Hershey’s legacy began. There are also a variety of interactive activities for kids including Little Elves Workshop, Chocolate Lab, Chocolate tastings, and much more. This museum is a great experience for people of all ages to enjoy and there are many different activities for adults to engage in as well.
Delicious Dining in Hershey, PA
With over 10 deliciously unique restaurants, you are destined to find a meal to satisfy your cravings. Many of our restaurants offer a completely different ambience, from a cozy coffee shop to an upscale and refined dining experience, we have what you are looking for. There are a variety of restaurant options throughout The Official Resorts of Hersheypark, so you don’t even need to leave your hotel! We also have the perfect view for the Hershey Kiss Drop. Join us for dinner or a beverage at Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar or Devon Seafood + Steak this New Year's Eve.
Hershey’s Chocolate World
Celebrate the season and discover all things chocolate by making a stop to Hershey’s Chocolate World over the holidays. There are various things to do, including an interesting tour to learn how chocolate is made, create your own candy bar, enjoy a visit with Santa, grab a sweet treat at the bakery, and grab souvenirs that would make the perfect gifts this season.