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Things to Do in Hershey, PA in March 2023

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

Welcome, March! The spring season is near and there are so many exciting things to do in Hershey, Pa. this month. Keep reading to see some of our top picks. 

March 1, 4, 8, 9 & 16: Hiring Events In Hershey

Hersheypark is now hiring for its 2023 season. Individuals interested in working in The Sweetest Place On Earth can apply, interview and get hired on the spot at our Hiring Event on Saturday, March 4 from 9 a.m. to noon at Milton's Ice Cream Parlor at Hersheypark.

Roles are available in the following departments: 

  • Attractions / Ride Operator
  • Lifeguard
  • Food & Beverage 
  • Games / Retail 
  • Sanitation and Utilities 
  • Guest Experience
  • Safety and Security 
  • The Chocolatier Restaurant, Bar + Patio

Our recruitment team members will assist attendees with the application process, interview and hire qualified candidates on the spot. New team members receive many company perks including free admission to Hersheypark, discounts on retail and dining outlets, flexible schedules and more! Each new hire will immediately receive a coupon valid for 20% OFF retail merchandise at Hersheypark Supply Co. and a sweet scoop of ice cream, compliments of Milton’s Ice Cream Parlor

Our Resort properties are also hiring! Interested in joining the team? Attend the Hershey Lodge Walk-In Interviews March 1, 9, 14, and 16 from 1- 4 p.m. or The Hotel Hershey Walk-In Interviews on March 1 and 8 from 4-6 p.m.


Looking for an internship? Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is now hiring professional, culinary, hospitality and Hersheypark Leadership Development Intern Program participants. For more information, click the button below.

March 3, 18 & 26: Cheer On The Hershey Bears

The push to the 2023 Calder Cup Playoffs is on for the Hershey Bears! The AHL’s most decorated franchise hosts five home games in the month of March featuring some great promotions and giveaways. 

For the club’s Friday, March 3 game versus Toronto, fans can score 2 for 1 Tickets. This deal is valid on select seats in the 100 Level Defend Zone and 200 Level Attack & Defend Zones. To view valid seats, via Ticketmaster, go to "Filter" and select "2 for 1 Tickets Offer”.

The club will also host Hall of Fame Night on Saturday, March 18 versus Rochester, and that evening is Print Works On Demand Poster Night for the first 4,000. The month ends with a soon-to-be announced specialty jersey auction on Sunday, March 26 versus Lehigh Valley.

For complete ticket information and an upcoming schedule, visit HersheyBears.com.

March 5, 23, 30 & 31: See A Show in Hershey

March brings family-friendly entertainment, concerts and more to GIANT Center and Hershey Theatre! Tickets are still available for the sweet shows coming this month at HersheyEntertainment.com

March 5 at GIANT Center: Harlem Globetrotters (3 p.m.)

The Harlem Globetrotters 2023 World Tour, presented by Jersey Mike’s Subs, is coming with big games like never before! The beloved Globetrotters most recently stopped in Hershey on Feb. 13, 2022, and will return in March with their fantastic basketball skill, outrageous athleticism and a non-stop good time. Join the Globetrotters as they go head-to-head against the Washington Generals, who will stop at nothing to try and defeat the world’s winningest team

March 23 at Hershey Theatre: Third Eye Blind (8 p.m.)

Third Eye Blind will return to Hershey, Pa., for the first time since playing at the former Star Pavilion at Hersheypark Stadium in 2010. The show is a part of an expanded run of their “25 Years in the Blind Tour” in support of their latest albums, “Our Bande Apart” and “Unplugged.” Since 1997, San Francisco's Third Eye Blind has recorded five best-selling albums, including the most recent album. 

March 30 at Hershey Theatre: 4th Annual Central Pennsylvania Music Awards & Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (7 p.m.)

The Central Pennsylvania Music Awards (CPMAs) is an annual red carpet event designed to recognize the best of the year in music. It’s the local music scene’s biggest night of the year. 

The event will also include an induction ceremony for the 2022 class of the Central Pennsylvania Music Hall of Fame (CPMHOF). This year, the CPMHOF will induct LIVE+, Del McCoury, The Pixies Three, Third Stream, Les Brown and The Emperors.

March 30-April 2 at GIANT Center: Disney On Ice presents “Find Your Hero” (times vary)

Disney On Ice presents “Find Your Hero,” an adventure filled with tales of heroism from your favorite Disney stories. Join fearless way finder Moana and demigod Maui as they bravely voyage into uncharted territories to return the stolen heart of Te Fiti. Journey alongside Anna and Elsa on their quest to protect the kingdom. Dive “Under The Sea” and test the power of true love with The Little Mermaid. Discover that courage, determination and heart are all part of the hero in you!

Mondays in March: Mommy & Me Mondays at ZooAmerica 

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park is bringing back Mommy & Me days every Monday in March where guests can enjoy quality time with their little ones at the zoo. The program features a self-guided scavenger hunt and booklet of take-home activities available at the temporary Admissions booth. Standard admission rates apply, but entry is free for ZooAmerica Pass Holders and Hersheypark Season Pass Holders. Moms, dads, siblings, grandparents and friends are all encouraged to attend!

Ongoing Activities This Month


Enjoy A Meal At The Chocolatier

The Chocolatier Restaurant, Bar + Patio is open daily for lunch, dinner and happy hour! Located just outside of the Hersheypark front gate in Hersheypark Supply Co, this restaurant is open daily starting at 11 a.m., with reservations for lunch and dinner strongly recommended. 

The Chocolatier offers Happy Hour for guests 21 and older available Sunday through Friday from 4 - 6 p.m. at the Carrousel Bar top. The menu includes half off Draft Beers and House Wine Pours as well as discounted appetizers, cocktails and desserts you won’t want to miss. Reservations are not accepted for Happy Hour.

The Chocolatier also hosts Character dining from 5-7 p.m. on Thursdays during The Hershey Bears hockey season. Young guests can enjoy a FREE kid's dessert with the purchase of a kid's entrée when visiting during this dining experience. Reservations are available online.

Experience Spring Spa Treatments at  MeltSpa by Hershey

Spring is just around the corner, and MeltSpa by Hershey day spa is excited to introduce the all-new Spring Lavender Seasonal Collection available now through May 31! Indulge in lavender spa treatments, including a massage, body wrap, manicure and more, designed to promote relaxation, nourish your skin and get you ready for the warm weather ahead.

MeltSpa by Hershey also offers signature collections perfect for spring, which are inspired by the rich history of Milton and Catherine Hershey - the pioneers of our sweet town. Immerse yourself in refreshing geranium & rose treatments from the Rose Collection, or in coconut, mojito and ocean therapy treatments featured in the Cuban Collection

Visit the MeltSpa by Hershey website or call 855-500-2366 to learn more about spring offerings and make an appointment.

Looking Ahead - Start Planning Your Summer Visit


Get the Best Price Of The Year on Hersheypark  Tickets

This summer, Hersheypark amusement park is the place to be! Guests can experience the most coasters in the Northeast with Wildcat’s Revenge hybrid coaster, water park splashes and endless family fun. Plan your visit now to get the Best Price Of The Year with more than 40% off tickets valid April 1, 2023, through Jan. 1, 2024. Guests interested in visiting more than three times throughout the year should consider a Hersheypark Season Pass to enjoy an entire year of unlimited visits and sweet perks.

Save Now With The Best Rates Of Summer

This month is the best time to book your family’s summer getaway! Save 40% on your stay at the Official Resorts of Hersheypark with the Best Rates of Summer, including nightly rates from $229 at Hershey Lodge, from $299 at The Hotel Hershey and from $65 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:

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

Learn more about a sweet stay at The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge and stay up to date on the latest happenings by following our new Instagram channels: @thehotelhershey and @hersheylodge