Hershey Journals

The Sweetest Place on Earth!

A December 2008 trip to Hershey by mh75

Quote: Christmas fun at America's Chocolate Factory!

Hershey Park

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Attraction | "Holiday Lights in Chocolate City"

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Just across the street from the Hershey Park is the Hershey Sweet Lights. With a driving tour that takes almost 45 minutes to navigate, this tour is a Christmas lights enthusiasts dream! Make sure that you have a cup of hot chocolate and prepare to take off with your radio tuned to FM 106.3 and you will revel in some of the most extravagant light displays you've ever seen. Winding through what appears to be a jogging trail situated in the woods below the Hotel Hershey, the lights go from standard Christmas to fairy tale themes to Victorian Christmas displays as the tour progresses.The cost is $20 and it is paid at the front of the tour. They do accept visa check cards and t...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 8, 2008

Hershey Park
100 W. Hersheypark Drive
Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033
1-800-HERSHEY

Hershey Park

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Attraction | "Christmas in Hershey Park"

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I was looking for a fun weekend vacation getaway for my family and a friend recommended Hershey Park's Christmas in Hershey. We went this past weekend and it was absolutely awesome! Although it was very cold all weekend long, the snow that came with it made the Christmas experience that much more special.If you have younger kids, this is the place that you're looking for. The majority of the roller coasters and adult rides appeared to be closed, but all of the kid's rides were open, and there were a lot of them.A definite must see while there is Santa Land. Santa himself is there for pictures with the kids. And try the hot chocolate! It was the BEST that I've ever tried b...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on December 8, 2008

Hershey Park
100 W. Hersheypark Drive
Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033
1-800-HERSHEY