Top Things to Do in Hershey at Christmastime

Christmas is just around the corner, and yet, there is still so much to do in Hershey to celebrate the holiday season! Join us for all the festivities left in 2016.

Christmas Events in Hershey, PA :: Christmas Concerts

Trans Siberian Orchestra – December 16th, 3:30pm and 8:00pm

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra is a multi-platinum musical group whose tours have become beloved holiday traditions for music lovers all over the world. Their tour, “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve” is coming to 61 cities in North America and Hershey is one of them! Purchase tickets here.

George Balanchine’s  Nutcracker – December 17th and 18th, Various Times

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker is coming to Central Pennsylvania’s Youth Ballet. Be a part of the fun and experience incredible costumes, magical sets, and breathtaking dances – all to the music of Tchaikovsky.


Santa Sky View Flights

Make a lasting Christmas memory with Santa Sky View Flights! These balloon rides occur every day at Balloon Rides Daily by the United States Hot Air Balloon Team. Glide through the air above the Lancaster County’s beautiful Amish farmland. Admission is $169. Learn more here.

The 2016 Christmas Show: Winter Wonderland – Now through December 30th

Experience a beautiful Christmas show at the American Music Theatre. Make it a family or couple tradition!

Christmas Candy Lane – Now through January 1st

Enjoy everything fun and festive at Christmas Candy Lane at Hersheypark. There will be holiday-themed rides, activities, lights to view, food to eat, and so much more. Santa and his reindeer will be there as well as musical events and story time for children. Get more details and purchase tickets here.

Hershey Sweet Lights – Now through January 1st

Marvel at the most brilliant display of Christmas lights around with Hershey Sweet Lights. This is the perfect Christmastime thing to do with friends and family of all ages. Learn more here.