Category: Shoulder season events

Hersheypark’s Springtime in the Park starts this Saturday

Springtime in the Park is open Saturday. There will be a new temporary main entrance for the park this year.


Haunted Harvest | 2004

With various haunted attractions available within close distance of Hershey, Hersheypark didn’t try their hand at having a haunted attraction in Hersheypark. That changed in 2004 when park management decided to have one. This attraction was Haunted Harvest.  I want to take a moment to thank Roy J. Brashears for his help with this article.

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History of Hersheypark In The Dark

Photo courtesy of Shawn Marie Mann.

Hersheypark In The Dark is Hersheypark’s oldest shoulder season event. It was an event started two years after ZooAmerica opened. This is a look back at the history of this event.  Creatures of the Night (1980-present) Originally started as a one night event on October 31, 1980, Creatures of the Night, is an annual event which

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