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Things To Do in Hershey, PA: February 2024

Top Attractions And Events in The Sweetest Place On Earth This Month

Hello, February! Love is in the air for chocolate lovers this month in The Sweetest Place On Earth.  From chocolate dining, live shows, chocolate spa treatments and more, keep reading for all the sweet happenings going on this February in Hershey, Pa. 

Valentine's Day Resort Getaway

There's no sweeter place for a getaway this February than our resorts in Hershey, Pa. Guests of The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge can enjoy sweet hospitality and iconic chocolate details around every corner, starting with the full-size chocolate bar they’ll receive at check-in. Guests will also find chocolate bath amenities in their guest room and can enjoy chocolate-infused dining options at the restaurants on property, chocolate-themed resort activities like chocolate bingo on weekends, and more. Or, opt for a cozy deluxe cabin or RV stay at Hersheypark Camping Resort.

Don't wait to book! Limited availability remains for both Valentine's Day weekend (Feb. 9-11) and Presidents' Day weekend (Feb. 16-19). Or, stay midweek and save with our special winter offers, including Book One Night, Get One 50% Off and Book Two Nights, Get One Free.

Chocolate-Infused Dining Around Town

Hershey, Pa., wouldn’t be known as The Sweetest Place On Earth without its distinctive dining scene filled with chocolate-inspired eats. Guests can taste the many flavors of Hershey at 15 unique and award-winning restaurants located at our resort properties and around town this month, many of which feature chocolate-infused dishes, decadent desserts, and of course our signature Hershey’s chocolate martinis. 

Discover all of the sweet chocolate dining available at the link below. 

See A Show In Hershey

Get your fill of live music and great entertainment offerings coming to GIANT Center and Hershey Theatre this month!

Tuesday Trivia at The Chocolatier

New this year, join us every Tuesday from 6-8 PM for fun trivia games. Plus, enjoy $10 house margaritas and epic taco food specials. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 teams each week!

Cheer on the Hershey Bears  

The Hershey Bears are among the American Hockey League’s top teams this season, and fans have three chances in February to see them take the ice at GIANT Center, with the schedule featuring some key promotional nights, including Hometown Heroes Night on Feb. 3 against the Bridgeport Islanders and Michelob Ultra Can Holder Night on Feb. 23 against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.

Hershey Bears FeBREWary

On Feb. 24 against the Rochester Americans, the Bears will host their first-ever FeBREWary event, where fans 21+ will have the opportunity to enjoy:

  • The chance to taste a selection of some of the best beers and wines from premier local vendors
  • A sampling pass for six (6) food stops
  • A FeBREWary Alpine Hat, sponsored by Ever Grain Brewing Co. 
  • A FeBREWary Tote Bag
  • A FeBREWary tasting glass, sponsored by Rusty Rail
  • One ticket for Feb. 24  vs. Rochester Americans game

Ticket packages to this inaugural FeBREWary event are limited, so be sure to get yours early!

Tickets are going quickly for all February games so to score seats to see the Bears take the ice, visit HersheyBears.com. 

Fridays in February: Visit ZooAmerica for Fantastic Fridays

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park is open daily in February from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a special Fantastic Fridays ticket offer of 50% off regular and junior/senior admission every Friday this month. Tickets can be purchased online or at the Admissions Building to redeem the savings.

As a reminder, ZooAmerica Pass Holders and 2024 Hersheypark Season Pass Holders receive unlimited, year-round visits to the Zoo, even when Hersheypark is closed during the off-season.

Chocolate-Covered Relaxation at the Spas in Hershey 

Celebrate the month of love with a chocolate-filled spa day! MeltSpa by Hershey day spa offers chocolate-inspired services perfect for a day of melt-worthy relaxation and is the exclusive home to Hershey’s Signature Dark Chocolate Treatments such as a body wrap, facial, massage and more. The Spa At The Hotel Hershey resort spa offers a sweet day with your special someone with couples treatments such as a Couples Massage, Sweet Feet For Two or the Couples Retreat Day Package.

Not sure what to get your special someone for Valentine’s Day? Gift cards to The Spa At The Hotel Hershey and MeltSpa by Hershey make for the sweetest gift and are available for purchase online and at each spa location seven days a week. 

Looking Ahead - Start Planning Your Summer Visit

Best Price Of The Year on Hersheypark  Tickets

The 118th season at Hersheypark will kick off on March 29, 2024. Start planning your summer travel now to experience iconic coasters, water park splashes and endless family fun. Tickets are on sale now at the Best Price Of The Year and valid from March 29, 2024, through Jan. 1, 2025. Guests interested in visiting more than three times throughout the year should consider a Hersheypark Season Pass to experience an entire year of unlimited visits and sweet perks.

Best Price of Summer at the Official Resorts of Hersheypark

Now is the best time to book your family’s summer getaway! Save up to 40% on your stay at the Official Resorts of Hersheypark with the Best Price of Summer, including nightly rates from $199 at Hershey Lodge, from $299 at The Hotel Hershey and from $59 at Hersheypark Camping Resort. Plus, enjoy FREE Resort Benefits, including extra hours at Hersheypark, front gate shuttle service to an exclusive resort drop-off location, indoor and outdoor pools, resort recreation and activities, and more.

Summer packages include:

  • Hersheypark 1-Night Package at The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge
  • 2-Day Stay & Play Package at The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge
  • 3-Day Sweet Stay Package at The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge
  • Hersheypark Summer Camping Package at Hersheypark Camping Resort  

 Join Our Team at Hersheypark

The rides may be quiet for the winter, but Hersheypark is gearing up for warmer weather and is now hiring for the 2024 season! Available departments and seasonal positions include:

  • Attractions Operator 
  • Lifeguard
  • Food & Beverage Clerk
  • Games and Retail Attendant
  • Sanitation and Utilities Crew
  • Safety & Security Officer
  • Ticketing, Admissions, and Guest Relations Agent

College students pursuing a career in hospitality, amusement, or culinary operations should explore our award-winning Hersheypark Leadership Development Internship Program. Program participants live and work with other students from across the company, participate in a hospitality-centered curriculum, have the opportunity to earn college credit, and earn money for school. 

You are invited to get a jump on your seasonal job search and join us during our first Hiring Event of the year on Saturday, February 10, 2024. RSVP to be interviewed at Milton’s Ice Cream Parlor, located at the main entrance to Hersheypark, between 9-11 a.m. Can’t make it in person? No problem! Apply online, and a member of our Hiring Team can schedule a phone interview with eligible applicants.