Characters in costume outside Hershey's Chocolate World

Seasonal Events

Fun and adventure are always in season at HERSHEY'S CHOCOLATE WORLD Attraction in Hershey, PA!

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Flavors of Fall Fest

Bite into the delicious flavors of fall! Try limited-edition sweet and savory dishes, including soups, wraps, milkshakes, muffins, cheesecakes and more!

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Date and Time

Through November 3 During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Trick-or-Treat Adventure

Trail through HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE WORLD collecting candy at three spooky stops and continue into Treatville inside Hersheypark (with paid admission) to enjoy thirteen treats between both locations.

Ages 12 and Under

Date and Time

October 18-20, 25-27 & November 1-3
  • Fridays: 5-10 PM
  • Saturdays: 10 AM – 10 PM
  • Sundays: 12 – 9 PM

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Trick-or-Treat Trolley

The Hershey Trolley Works’ Trick-or-Treat Trolley returns this year, with limited edition tours that features Milton Hershey’s life story in a fall themed Trolley with plenty of treats and no tricks.

Date and Time

Select Dates, October - November Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Sensory Friendly Night

Experience the Free Tour Ride with reduced audio, caregiver companion pass for Create Your Own Candy Bar, and 4D show modified into three levels for sensory sensitivities. Take advantage of one-night-only retail and food discounts.

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Prepare for your experience with a Pre-Visit Social Story

Date and Time

Friday, November 8 6-9 PM

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Milton Hershey School Guitar Ensemble and Friends Performance

Join us for a performance by students of the Milton Hershey School started by our founder, Milton Hershey and his wife, Catherine.

Date and Time

Saturday, November 9 2-3 PM

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Hershey's Holiday Chocolate House

See the sweetest building in CHOCOLATETOWN, USA. The annual Hershey's Holiday Chocolate House decorated entirely with Hershey's chocolate and confections, and supports the Children's Miracle Network.

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Date and Time

November - January During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Breakfast with Santa

Start the day in a merry way by joining Santa and Mrs. Claus for a warm breakfast buffet, featuring signature Hershey's items such as our chocolate chip pancakes. This festive event also includes a portrait with Santa, children's gift from Santa, a cookie decorating station, Amazing Candy Machine experience, visits from the Hershey's Characters, and our 4D Chocolate Mystery Show. View more details or Buy Tickets.

Date and Time

Select Dates, November - December 7:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Please note, to ensure enough time for all activities recommended arrival by 7:45 AM.

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Photos with Santa

Bring the entire family and create a new holiday tradition! Have your photo taken with Santa in front of the Hershey's Holiday Chocolate House.

Date and Time

Select Dates, November - December Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Sweet Lights Trolley

Journey through Hershey Sweet Lights on the Sweet Lights Trolley! Our Trolley conductors have carols, chocolate, and creative commentary to entertain guests of all ages.

Date and Time

Select Dates, November - December Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Holly Jolly Trolley

Take a cozy trip on the Holly Jolly Trolley! There’s caroling, jingling, and even a visit from a certain jolly, old elf who has presents for everyone on the nice list.

Date and Time

Select Dates, November - December Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

New Year’s Eve Celebration

Start your celebration early at HERSHEY'S CHOCOLATE WORLD! Special activities and appearances from the Hershey's Characters.

Guests of all ages will enjoy ringing in the New Year with hourly countdowns!

Date and Time

December 31 4:00-9:00 PM

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Warm Up In Our World

Warm up with some family fun on Saturdays and Sundays in January! Free Jungle Tours and visits with the Hershey's Characters at select times, as well as coloring activities.

Date and Time

Select Dates, January 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Chocolate-Covered February

Join us in February as Hershey, PA celebrates all things chocolate! Visit HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE WORLD to unwrap your chocolate adventure with the Chocolate-Covered Journey and check out our Annual HERSHEY’S Chocolate Sculpture. Try new seasonal flavors and stay warm inside with HERSHEY’S Melted Hot Chocolate!

Date and Time

February 1-29 During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Chocolate-Covered Journey

Bring your loved one, friends, or family for this delightful pairing! Become a chocolate connoisseur as you tour and taste a combination of chocolate inspired foods and drinks from different destinations.

Date and Time

Select Dates, February Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Chocolate-Covered February Parade

Join the Hershey’s Characters and Hersheypark Band as they share the sweetness on Saturdays and Sundays in February, including Presidents Day, as they perform and parade through HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE WORLD! This event is free and great for all ages.

Date and Time

February 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 29; March 1 11 AM and 2 PM

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

REESE'S Basketball Challenge

#readysetreeses and race against time to see how many baskets you can score to earn a prize! Free and open to all ages.

No Purchase Necessary. Check back for complete rules.

Date and Time

Select Dates, March Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Photos with the Easter Bunny

Take a photo with the Easter Bunny when he hops into Hershey, PA!

Date and Time

Select Dates, March & April Select Times

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Hershey's Springtime Hop

Join the Hershey's Characters for some sweet fun and entertainment! Each Springtime Hop starts on the hour between 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM and lasts 15 minutes.

Date and Time

March 21-22, 28-29; April 4-5, 11-12 11 AM - 3 PM (15 min., on the hour)

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Happy Birthday to KISSES Chocolates

Help Kiss celebrate the KISSES Brand Chocolate’s Birthday!

Date and Time

July 1 During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Happy Birthday HERSHEY'S CHOCOLATE WORLD

Join us in a birthday celebration!

Date and Time

June 30 During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

S’mores Week

Celebrate the end of Summer during S’mores Week and enjoy gooey, made-to-order S’mores inspired desserts! Learn how to Smoosh your S’more to allow the warmth of the roasted marshmallow to melt the HERSHEY’S chocolate into gooey, chocolatey, crunchy goodness. For a full list of S’mores desserts, check back August 2020!

Date and Time

August 1-10 2020 During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033

Happy Birthday Milton Hershey

Join us in celebrating Milton Hershey’s birthday and his legacy of education, goodness, and sharing happiness! Create new memories at Hershey’s Chocolate World in 3 easy steps:

  1. Ask an employee for a mustache
  2. Take a photo on how you celebrated in our building
  3. Share your memories using #ChocolateWorld #MiltonHersheyMustache


While here, try The Milton milkshake inspired by the ingredients of Milton Hershey’s success—caramel and chocolate! Served exclusively September 7-15.

Date and Time

September 13 During Operating Hours

Location

101 Chocolate World Way
Hershey, PA 17033
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