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One Sweet Minute: August 2020

Things to do in Hershey, PA

Welcome, August! We are so happy to see our guests return to The Sweetest Place On Earth. As you prepare for your visit, please know that we are operating in accordance with guidelines outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pennsylvania Department of Health, and industry partners.

Hersheypark Happy

Hersheypark is open daily through Sept. 7! Cool off at The Boardwalk and be sure to ride Candymonium, the tallest, fastest, longest, and sweetest coaster at the Park. It spans seven acres at the new entrance of Hershey’s Chocolatetown, a 23-acre development featuring an entirely reimaged arrival experience honoring the legacy of our Milton S. Hershey

Looking for seasonal employment? Hersheypark is hiring across departments. Enjoy free Park admission, discounts, and other perks! Visit Hersheypark.com/jobs to learn more and apply today!


Also included in your one-price admission to Hersheypark is ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park. Two female wolves recently joined the gray wolf pack, and the Canada lynx kittens are growing up fast! 

LYNX KITTEN UPDATE: These three feisty felines have been busy exploring their home! Zookeepers see them out during the...

Posted by ZooAmerica on Saturday, July 11, 2020

Restaurants, patios & cafés are open! 

There are dining options a-plenty throughout Hershey, PA. Options include Cocoa Beanery, Fire & Grain, Hershey Grill and The Bears' Den at Hershey Lodge; Chef's Market, Harvest, Iberian Lounge, The Circular and Trevi 5 at The Hotel HersheyDevon Seafood + Steak and Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar in downtown Hershey; and Cocoa Beanery on Research Boulevard. Plus, Hershey Grill, Devon Seafood + Steak and Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar also offer convenient curbside pickup.

Relaxation at Spas

Both The Spa At The Hotel Hershey and MeltSpa by Hershey are open and ready to indulge you in sweet relaxation! Enjoy new hydrating body wraps at The Spa At The Hotel Hershey. And the new Lemongrass Massage at MeltSpa by Hershey is the perfect summer treat. 

Hershey Gardens, The Hershey Story Museum and Hershey's Chocolate World

Soak in summer at Hershey Gardens. Guests are encouraged to purchase timed tickets online prior to arrival. The popular Butterfly Atrium is also open! Check the website for hours of operations and safety guidelines.

The Hershey Story Museum is now open! Visitors are encouraged to pre-purchase a timed ticket to secure their spot as they take a step back in time to learn about the life of our founder, Milton S. Hershey. The Chocolate Lab, Tastings Experience and The Pantry Café are also open.

Wanna have fun this weekend but stay out of the sun? Consider visiting The Hershey Story. It's not only cooler - - it's...

Posted by The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue on Friday, July 17, 2020


Hershey's Chocolate World Attraction is open and welcoming visitors to create memories. The 4D Chocolate Movie, Hershey Trolley Works, Hershey’s Chocolate Tour ride and Create Your Own Candy Bar attractions are open, along with shopping and food, desserts, and your favorite Hershey's candy. To help manage capacity, Hershey’s Chocolate World is reducing the number of visitors who can be in the building at any one time. Guests are asked to secure a free timed entry pass to enjoy all that Hershey’s Chocolate World has to offer.

We can't wait to see you!