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COVID-19 Impact Across Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

List of Closings, Postponements and Cancelations in Hershey, Pa.

The COVID-19 situation and resulting impacts are rapidly evolving. Here is the latest information on operational changes, closings, postponements and cancelations across the destination. We will continue to update this list with new developments. Guests are also encouraged to check relevant websites and social media channels for the latest information.


Hersheypark will not open for Springtime In The Park scheduled for select dates April 4, 2020 through April 19, 2020. At this time, Hersheypark is planning to open for the 2020 operating season May 1, 2020. 

Guest information: If you already purchased a Springtime In The Park ticket, please hold on to it. You can now use your ticket to enter for summer through July 31, 2020. If guests need assistance, they can contact our Guest Experience Team at 717-534-3900 or Hersheypark@HersheyPA.com. Ticketing Services remains open for guests and hours can be viewed here.

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park is temporarily closed to the public and all programs and events are currently canceled. Zoo naturalists will continue to provide the animals with the expert care they receive on a daily basis. We’ll share an opening date when available.

Concerts and Shows

The following concert and theater events have been impacted:

GIANT Center

  • PIAA Basketball scheduled for March 19-21 - Postponed

  • Harlem Globetrotters scheduled for March 22 - Postponed

  • Disney on Ice scheduled for April 1-5 - Canceled

  • for KING & COUNTRY scheduled for April 18 - Rescheduled for June 19, 2020

  • Elton John scheduled for April 20 - Postponed; date TBD

  • Volbeat on May 2 - Postponed

  • JoJo Siwa on May 15 - Postponed

  • Lauren Daigle scheduled for July 10 - Postponed

Hershey Theatre

  • Brit Floyd scheduled for March 17 - Rescheduled for August 6, 2020

  • Brit Floyd scheduled for March 18 - Rescheduled for August 7, 2020

  • Hershey Symphony Orchestra scheduled for March 21 - Rescheduled for August 1, 2020

  • Ron White scheduled for March 26 - Rescheduled for November 20, 2020

  • Blue Man Group scheduled for March 27-29 - Postponed

  • Nate Bargatze scheduled for April 4 - Rescheduled for June 10, 2020

  • The Beach Boys scheduled for April 8 - Postponed

  • Wild Kratts scheduled for April 24 - Rescheduled for November 11, 2020

  • Baby Shark Live! scheduled for June 1 - Rescheduled for September 30, 2020

  • Red Hot Chili Pipers scheduled on March 13 - Canceled

Hersheypark Stadium

  • Zac Brown Band scheduled for June 20 - Canceled

Guest information: We are working closely with all tours and will share any other information as soon as we have it for shows not listed above. Guests should hold on to tickets for any shows that are postponed as tickets will be honored for the rescheduled date. For events that are canceled, refunds are available at the point of purchase. Ticket and future schedule information will be posted when available on HersheyEntertainment.com and our social media channels.

Hershey Bears

The American Hockey League (AHL) suspended the 2019-20 season due to COVID-19, effective March 12, 2020. We’ll share additional information when available.

Guest information: Guests are advised to please hold on to purchased tickets that can be used for rescheduled games. Ticket and future schedule information will be announced when available on HersheyBears.com and our social media channels.

The Official Resorts Of Hersheypark

The Hotel Hershey

All restaurants at The Hotel Hershey are closed to the public until further notice. Room Service remains available for in-house guests.

The Waltz Vineyard wine dinner scheduled for March 26, 2020 at The Circular has been canceled. 

The Fitness Center at The Hotel Hershey will close to members and Hotel guests effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 through Tuesday, March 31, 2020 subject to change. 

The Indoor Pool Complex at The Hotel Hershey is closed until further notice.

The Shops At The Hotel Hershey, with the exception of Signatures, are closed until further notice.

Hershey Lodge

To-go food and beverage options will be available to the public and in-house guests from The Bears’ Den. All other restaurants at Hershey Lodge are closed to the public until further notice. Room Service is available for in-house guests.

Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Hershey’s Water Works, fitness center and activity room at Hershey Lodge will close until further notice. 

Hersheypark Camping Resort (HPCR) 

As of Tuesday, March 24, 2020, HPCR is open to guests. The campground is operating under CDC’s suggested guidance and best practices, which include closing every other campsite to create social distancing for campers, disinfecting our public spaces every two hours, and increased sanitation and disinfection of our hard surfaces and touchpoints in common areas.

Water is available in Carrousel Circle and in 2-Bedroom Deluxe Cabins only.

Country Store - Sweets and More is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Office and reservation hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

Dining in Hershey

Devon Seafood + Steak in Downtown Hershey

Devon Seafood + Steak in downtown Hershey, Pa. will close effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 until further notice.

Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar in Downtown Hershey 

Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar will offer to-go service only beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from noon to 8 p.m. daily.

Cocoa Beanery on Research Boulevard

Cocoa Beanery on Research Blvd. will close effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 until further notice.

The Spa At The Hotel Hershey and MeltSpa by Hershey 

MeltSpa by Hershey and The Spa At The Hotel Hershey will close effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 with services resuming April 13, 2020.

Guest information: Guests with appointments scheduled between March 17, 2020 and April 12, 2020 will be contacted by a team member to assist with rescheduling. 

Hershey Country Club (HCC)

The Hershey Country Club clubhouse, fitness center, and golf operations are closed until further notice. 

The Hogan Grill is offering to-go orders for members by calling the front desk at 717-533-2360.

Spring Creek Golf Course

Spring Creek Golf Course will close effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, until further notice.

Hershey Dry Cleaning

Hershey Dry Cleaning’s two retail stores (Karns and Stoverdale) will close effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 until further notice.

The health and safety of our team members, guests and community remains our top priority. Our company continues to take action with the aim of slowing, containing, and mitigating the impact of this global heath concern. An overview of the steps our company is taking can be found here.