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Tips for Visiting Hershey Sweet Lights in 2020

Enjoy 600 light displays in Hershey from the comfort of your car

Hershey Sweet Lights presented by T-Mobile drive-thru light experience is more popular than ever! Located just down the road from Hersheypark, the attraction features two miles of fields and wooded trails decorated with nearly 600 illuminated, animated displays created from about 2 million LED lights. Many of the displays follow unique themes like The 12 Days of Christmas, Fairy Tales and a Victorian Village and even some guest-favorite Hersheypark rides like the Carrousel.

If you're looking to enjoy the lights from the comfort of your car this holiday season, check out these tips to help your family plan a sweet visit to Hershey Sweet Lights presented by T-Mobile in 2020.

Top Three Tips For A Sweet Drive-Thru Experience

1. Buy online in advance and save.

The cost is per car and varies based on the day you chose to visit. Guests are strongly encouraged to buy online in advance for significant savings as tickets start at $29.15 online compared to $39.15 plus tax for on-site pricing without a pre-purchased ticket. Purchase Hershey Sweet Lights tickets online for a contactless way to enjoy the holiday lights- simply show your confirmation email at the entrance. All 2020 Season Pass Holders receive unlimited visits to Hershey Sweet Lights presented by T-Mobile.

Please note that online ticket sales may be suspended on days when we reach our presale allotment (and could mean a longer wait). 

2. Plan a visit during the week.

Hershey Sweet Lights presented by T-Mobile is open nightly through Jan. 3, 2021; hours vary. Weekend evenings and holidays tend to be our most popular. If you're looking for a less busy time to visit, we recommend Monday-Thursday. Also, consider arriving as close to 5 p.m. as possible to avoid long lines.

3. Pack some snacks.

Our drive-thru light experience is a holiday tradition for many families. Some of our loyal guests have suggested bringing snacks like bags of popcorn, Christmas cookies and hot chocolate along for the ride.