October Events Near Hershey, PA

We know our guests are always interested in what events are happening near our Hershey bed and breakfast each month. There will be a lot to see and do in and around Hershey this October! There will be fall celebrations, live music, entertaining shows, and unique events that you will want to experience during your stay at our cozy inn. Check them out…

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It’s Fall

Daily, Monday-Saturday at 8:00am, Sunday at 11:00am, Strites Orchard Farm Market & Bakery

Crisp and cozy fall air is here! Less than a twenty-minute drive from the inn you’ll find autumn in full swing at Strites Orchard Farm Market & Bakery. Enjoy pick-your-own apples, pumpkins, and a corn maze! Apple cider is pressed each week too. Be sure to give it a taste.

Little Shop of Horrors, The Musical

Daily Through October 14, Fulton Theatre

Just in time for Halloween, this comedy-thriller is coming to Hershey. Described as a “delicious gem,” this musical is a must-see for spooky thrill-seekers and music lovers alike.

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Riverboat Jazz Cruises

Thursdays, Now Through October 26, 5:30pm, Pride of the Susquehanna-Riverboat

Enjoy live music on the water! Take in the beauty of the Susquehanna River and relax as you listen to the talented musicians who will be performing. Listening on board from 5:30pm to 7:30pm is free. The hour-long sunset cruise with live music is $10 and starts at 7:30pm.

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Free Wine Tasting Thursdays

Every Thursday in October, 5:00pm, Spring Gate Vineyard

Savor free tastings of wines and ciders. There will also be live music, and great food trucks to choose from! Make an evening of it.

Flashlight Maze

Fridays & Saturdays Throughout October, 10:00am-10:00pm, Cherry Crest Adventure Farm

Embrace your inner kid and have fun in this interactive 5-acre corn maze. Explore over 2.5 miles. (The average participant spends an hour in the maze.)

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2017 Harrisburg Book Festival

October 12-14, Midtown Scholar Bookstore & Cafe

Celebrate the love of literacy in the heart of Pennsylvania’s capital this month. There will be coffee, readings, and more.

3rd Annual Choctoberfest

October 14, 12:00pm, Downtown Hershey

When in Hershey… celebrate chocolate! Spend the day enjoying bands, beers, and tasty bites! This fun festival features live music, craft beer, and of course, lots of chocolate! Admission is free. (Food and beverages will be available for purchase.)

Rocky Horror Picture Show Classic Film

October 21, 11:59pm, Hershey Theatre

The classic Rocky Horror Picture Show is a beloved film for many. Come watch it on the big screen at the beautiful Hershey Theatre.

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Fall Classics

October 27, 8:00pm, Hershey Theatre

Welcome fall with the sounds of The Hershey Symphony “Fall Classics,” a collection of orchestral favorite.

Ray Lamontagne

October 29, 7:00pm, Hershey Theatre

Hearing Ray Lamontagne perform live has been described as “poignant and magical.” Don’t miss out on experiencing his music for yourself.