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Hersheypark Halloween Food Guide 2022

Must-try food items at Hersheypark Halloween and Dark Nights

Hersheypark Halloween returns with family fun and sweet treats starting September 17, 2022, and runs for more dates than ever, with seven weekends through October 30, 2022.  And there's something new this  year! 

As an expansion of Hersheypark Halloween,  Dark Nights frightfully immersive haunt experience will spread its shadows over the Hersheypark landscape every evening. Dark Nights includes four spine-tingling haunted houses and three scare zones as part of integrated thrill experiences guests can only find in Hersheypark. 

What better way to celebrate the start of a new season than with a limited time collection of delicious fall food? Hersheypark Halloween introduces all-new Halloween-themed food and drinks to celebrate our seasonal event. Guests across the Park can try unique savory items, sweet treats and spooky cocktails. Most items inside Hersheypark are only available for purchase through the 7 weekends of Hersheypark Halloween. Hours vary by day, please check Hersheypark.com for hours and dates - plan your visit now! 

Take a look at our foodie guide below and stay tuned for even more delicious offerings coming this fall.


Dark Moon Orange Sorbet

  • House-made Blood Orange Black Sorbet in a black vanilla specialty waffle cone dipped in white chocolate and red sugar, and topped with house-made raspberry sauce
  • Available at Milton's Ice Cream Parlor

Crab Meat Critter Fritter 

  • Become a mad scientist as you inject this crab and corn fritter creation with a cocktail sauce syringe. Feasting on this devilishly delicious invention will put you in the right frame of mind to take on the terrifying thrills of Dark Nights
  • Available at Darkstone's Base Camp in The Hollow

Spring Creek Smokehouse  Entrees

  • Coal Dusted Chicken
  • Coal Miner's Platter
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich with Black Brioche Bun (available after 5 pm)
  • Brisket Sandwich with Black Brioche Bun (available after 5 pm)

Three signature cocktails in souvenir cups

Dark Nights Inferno

  • Warm your insides with our signature Cranberry and Fireball concoction. This cocktail will keep the shadows away…for now. Look for this fiery brew anywhere Dark Nights drinks are sold, in its souvenir pint glass

Blue Beast

  • A refreshing blend of Blue Raspberry Lemonade and malted spirit soothes the savage beast within. Down a little liquid courage before you see Professor Darkstone’s Traveling Mythical Menagerie. Beware – his creatures may be drawn to the glow of your souvenir pint glass

Rotten Apple

  • Pucker up and prepare for frights. This green glowing cocktail in its souvenir pint glass mixes tart Sour Apple and malted spirit for a potent antidote against whatever may take hold in the hair-raising tunnels of The Descent

King Size Shakes at Simply Chocolate

  • Ghostly King Size Shake
  • Monster King Size Shake
  • Pumpkin King Size Shake
  • Reese's King Size Shake

Toxic Mac & Cheese 

  • This disturbingly delicious green macaroni and cheese is a sinister treat bound to make your Dark Nights even darker
  • Available at Berk's Dogs of Doom

The Descent Dog 

  • Jalapeno cheese dog topped with toxic mac & cheese, buffalo sauce and Flamin' Hot Cheetos
  • Available at Berk's Dogs of Doom

Flamin' Cheetos Hot-Honey Corn Dogs 

  • Whether you’re petrified, terrified, or horrified, these dogs are fried to fight off the monster growling from within
  • Available at Berk's Dogs of Doom

Terror Tots

  • Garlic-parm tossed Tater Tots topped with pepperoni, marinara and melty mozzarella 
  • Available at Darkstone's Base Camp in The Hollow

Brimstone Bread

  • These ooey-gooey melted cheese buns are perfect for dipping in marinara sauce. The crust of the underworld has never been more appetizing
  • Available at Trailblazer Grill

Roadkill Fries

  • Fresh cut fries with pot roast, gravy and mozzarella cheese
  • Available at Trailblazer Grill

Chicken Pot Pie Egg Roll 

  • Available at Overlook Food Court

Sinful Cinnamon Bread 

  • Indulge in a serving of cinnamon bread decked out in a blood-red sugar glaze that comes to you from the darkest corner of Dark Nights
  • Available at Spring Creek Smokehouse

Halloween King Size Donut 

  • King Size vanilla donut with white vanilla icing topped with colored icing as red veins, a green iris and black pupil 
  • Available at Cookies & Donuts

Brain Freeze 

  • Our glowing skull souvenir mug absorbs this sinful dessert, vanilla ice cream drizzled with red raspberry sauce over Milton's house-made black colored, blood orange-flavored sorbet topped with a brain meringue for those with a truly sick sweet tooth
  • Available at Turkey Hill Ice Scream Parlor

Twisted  Churro 

  • Our hauntingly good cinnamon sugar fried churros will bend your mind. The sweet caramel sauce topping will twist your tastebuds
  • Available at Turkey Hill Ice Scream Parlor

Eyeball Chocolate Cake Pop

  • Spiked with a fork, this deliciously creepy cake pop will be staring right back at you 
  • Available at Turkey Hill Ice Scream Parlor

The Chocolatier Restaurant, Bar + Patio 

Our full-service restaurant, bar and patio features nods to past and present elements from the Hersheypark ride collection, one-of-a-kind views of neighboring attractions and two bars. An open kitchen serves up classic family fare with a fun spin and hints of chocolate. Beginning September 17, find new Halloween-inspired items across the menu including cocktails, appetizers and entrees. with more flavors of fall to come! 

Midnight Spice Pasta

  • Squid Ink Fettuccine, Fresno Chiles, Tomato, Peas, Ancho Chile Butter 

Spooky Shishito Peppers

  • Citrus-Chile Seasoning & Black Garlic Aioli

All Hallow's Eve Punch

  • Orange Vodka, Cointreau, Orange Soda, Red Corn Syrup Rim

Glowing Goblin

  • Bribon, Midori, Pineapple Juice, Lime Juice, Black Salt Rim


  • Vanilla Vodka, Godiva White Chocolate, Frangelico, White Sugar Rim topped with Whipped Cream and Halloween Sprinkles 

Poison Apple Mocktail

  • Granny Smith Apple Syrup with Apple Juice, topped with Sierra Mist

Don't forget to share your favorite #HersheyparkEats with us on social tagging @HersheyparkEats and using #DarkNights.

Hersheypark Ticket Offers

Families visiting for Hersheypark Halloween can buy tickets online now at Hersheypark.com and save with special ticket offers. For those who dare to experience the haunted houses, Dark Nights haunted house event tickets are also available for purchase online.

Check out this guide to Hersheypark Halloween and grab tickets today!