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One Sweet Minute: Things to do in March 2020 in Hershey, PA


Sweet Entertainment


  • Waltz Wine Dinner
  • Meet Coco the Bear at Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar!
    • Mingle, take photos and do the "B-E-A-R-S" chant with the official mascot of The Hershey Bears from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, March 19.
    • It's also "Plate Date" night. Every Thursday at Houlihan's, kids eat for $1.99 with the purchase of an adult entrée.

Spring Programs and Events at ZooAmerica

  • Mommy & Me Days (Every Monday in March from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
    • This weekly program for parents and their children features hands-on activities, animal encounters, an animal artifacts touch table and a coloring station. Guests can also see an animal enrichment activity at 11 a.m. Standard admission rates apply, but entry is free for ZooAmerica annual pass holders and Hersheypark Season Pass holders.
  • Animal Tales (March 3, 10, 17 and 24 at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.)
    • This program for children ages 3-5 includes an animal-friendly story, craft, short walk around the Zoo, snack and special meeting with different animals each week. Both single session and full session registration are available on ZooAmerica.com. 
  • Teddy Bear and Friends Day (March 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
    • A Zoo fan favorite, kids 12 and under are invited to bring a stuffed animal to ZooAmerica on for Teddy Bear and Friends Day! Guests can stop by the Teddy Bear Repair Clinic with their stuffed animal friend for a check-up by a real veterinarian or Zoo naturalist. There will also be a Teddy Bear scavenger hunt, an enrichment activity with the bears at 1 p.m., and a parade led by Ranger Scratch and his friends at 1:15 p.m. All activities are included in standard admission.


We're Hiring - Join Our Team!

Hersheypark is hiring - be part of our sweetest summer ever! Join us for our March Job Fair where you can apply, interview and get hired on the spot! Plus, be a part of the team opening Hershey’s Chocolatetown, an all-new region inside Hersheypark!

  • Tuesday, March 10
  • 3-7 p.m.
  • GIANT Center, 550 Hersheypark Drive, Hershey
  • For more information, visit HersheyJobs.com.

One Month Until Coaster Riding 

  • Riding coasters for Springtime In The Park at Hersheypark is only one month away. The seasonal event kicks off April 4 and features family-friendly rides, 13 roller coasters weather permitting, daily entertainment, Hershey Character meet and greets, and more.

Plan a Summer Visit to Hersheypark

  • 2020 Season Passes: There is no better time to be a Hersheypark Season Pass holder than during the biggest year ever with the opening of Hershey’s Chocolatetown this summer. Guests can enjoy unlimited visits to Hersheypark and all-new perks with the purchase of a 2020 Season Pass by April 30 starting at 5 payments of less than $29.
  • The Best Price Of Summer is Right Now: Guests can save more than 40% on summer tickets to Hersheypark when they purchase online by March 31, 2020. The tickets are valid throughout the summer season, which runs May 1 through Sept. 27, 2020.
  • Save on a Summer Getaway: Guests wishing to extend their stay and play longer can save up to 40% on a summer getaway with rates starting at $179 at The Official Resorts of Hersheypark when they book by March 31, 2020.