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Hersheypark Launches Summer Best Price Offers

Summer 2020 to Mark Opening of All-New Hershey’s Chocolatetown Region

There is no better time than now to plan a summer getaway to Hershey, Pa., as Hersheypark amusement park prepares to open Hershey’s Chocolatetown, an all-new region where guests can play, eat, shop and gather, this summer. Hersheypark has launched ticket and lodging offers that reflect the best price and rates of summer, so guests can buy now and save on a visit during the biggest summer ever.

Hershey’s Chocolatetown 

Hershey’s Chocolatetown is a $150 million transformative expansion that represents the largest capital investment in company history. The 23-acre development features an entirely reimaged arrival experience honoring the legacy of Milton S. Hershey and 15 all-new experiences, including:

  • Candymonium, the 15th coaster at Hersheypark and its tallest, fastest, longest and sweetest yet;

  • an iconic Kisses Fountain for the perfect photo of fun and chocolate;

  • The Chocolatier Restaurant, Bar + Patio, the largest of its type in Hershey with one-of-a-kind views of Hersheypark; 

  • Milton’s Ice Cream Parlor with expert ice creamologists serving up scooped-to-order sundaes and shakes with a new-fashioned spin;

  • The Sweeterie Confectionery Kitchen where guests can watch the candy makers at work; 

  • a full-service Starbucks with indoor and outdoor seating areas; 

  • Hersheypark Supply Co., a premier 10,000-square-foot flagship retail experience with the largest collection of apparel, gifts, toys and more exclusive to Hersheypark;

  • Hyperdeck, an immersive virtual reality experience, among other new offerings;

  • and a convenient passageway between Hersheypark and Hershey's Chocolate World Attraction for guests to experience chocolate in fun and exciting ways all year long.

Summer Tickets More Than 40% Off

Guests can save more than 40% on Hersheypark tickets when they purchase online by March 31, 2020, with the Best Price Of Summer offer. The tickets are valid throughout the summer season, which runs May 1 through Sept. 27, 2020, and includes three parks in one with more than 70 rides and attractions; an entire water park (open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend) with one million gallons of water; and ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park with 200 animals. In addition, guests can enjoy live daily entertainment on five stages and three performance areas, as well as strolling shows, retail shopping and family games located throughout the Park.

All-New 2020 Season Pass Options

For the first time, guests can choose between three tiers of Season Passes - King Size, Full Size and Bite Size - with all-new perks in addition to the current popular benefits. Season Passes are available starting at five payments of less than $29 when purchased by April 30, 2020.

Best Rates Of Summer

Guests looking to extend their stay in The Sweetest Place On Earth can save up to 40% on a summer getaway with rates starting at $179 at The Official Resorts of Hersheypark: The Hotel Hershey luxury accommodation, Hershey Lodge resort and Hersheypark Camping Resort campground when they book by March 31, 2020. 

Guests can also enjoy savings with popular summer packages like the Kids Stay, Play & Eat FREE and 2-Day Stay & Play packages at The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge resorts. Free Resort Benefits include Hersheypark Sweet Start access, free front gate shuttle service and new, exclusive resort guest drop-off, indoor and outdoor pools, resort recreation and activities, and more. 

Entertainment Across the Destination

Hershey, Pa., offers world-class entertainment with marquee acts coming to Hersheypark Stadium, GIANT Center and Hershey Theatre this summer, including:

  • May 2: Volbeat

  • May 15: JoJo Siwa

  • May 29: Jim Gaffigan

  • June 6: Ozzy Osbourne

  • June 18: James Taylor

  • June 20: Zac Brown Band

  • July 10: Lauren Daigle

  • July 11: Nickelback

  • July 17: KIDZ BOP

  • July 21-26: “Anastasia”

  • July 31: Rod Stewart

  • August 1: Disturbed

  • August 11: Motley Crue and Def Leppard

  • August 11-12: Phish

  • August 11-16: “The Book of Mormon”

  • August 16: Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer

  • September 5: Maroon 5

  • September 11: Journey

Hersheypark ticket discounts are available the day before, of and after a concert. 

Other Attractions Around Town

Hershey is also home to premier dining venues with everything from casual coffee shops to a newly reimagined chophouse, Revelry Chophouse, Bar & Patio at Hershey Lodge. Two spas in Hershey - MeltSpa by Hershey day spa and The Spa At The Hotel Hershey resort spa - offer sweet relaxation with chocolate treatments and seasonal collections. Other attractions around town include The Hershey Story Museum on Chocolate Avenue, Hershey Gardens and Hershey’s Chocolate World