Top Winter Events in Hershey

While there are ample opportunities to relax at our romantic Hershey, Pennsylvania inn, there’s also plenty to see and do, even in the winter season. The Inn at Westwynd Farm is located just 3 miles north of Hershey, PA, Hersheypark, Chocolate World, the Giant Center, Hershey Theatre and the Convention Center.

Slip away into a world of simple elegance at The Inn at Westwynd Farm. Tucked away on a charming equestrian farm, you will be enchanted by the serene setting of our luxurious bed and breakfast in Hershey, Pennsylvania, as you watch the horses running through rolling, misty pastures. We offer the finest amenities and inviting rooms accented by beautiful antiques, cozy fireplaces, jetted spa tubs and luxurious linens. Your cares will melt away as you savor our daily gourmet breakfast, delightful afternoon refreshments or a quiet glass of wine by the waterfall.

Chocolate in Hershey, PAChocolate-Covered February

February 1 – 28, 2018

Come celebrate all things chocolate during Chocolate-Covered February® in Hershey! Indulge in the finer things in life with decadent events throughout the month. Choose from gourmet chocolate and wine pairings, relaxing spa treatments, sumptuous chocolate dinners, sweet overnight packages, and much more!

Hershey TheatreHershey Theatre

January 14 – March 25

Entertain yourself and your family with a play, Broadway show, musical or dance performance at the Hershey Theatre. Here’s a list of not-to-miss shows this season:

  • SOMETHING ROTTEN!: 1/24/2018 – 1/28/2018
  • GYPSY PASSION: 2/16/2018
  • BEAUTIFUL – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL: 2/20/2018 – 2/25/2018
  • PARKSIDE HARMONY: 3/3/2018
  • DIRTY DANCING: 3/23/2018 – 3/25/2018

Ice HockeyIce Hockey at Giant’s Center

January 6 – 24, 2018

Catch a thrilling ice Hockey game or other performance at Giant’s Center:

  • Charlotte Checkers at Hershey Bears: January 6, 2018 – 7:00 PM
  • Charlotte Checkers at Hershey Bears: January 7, 2018 – 5:00 PM
  • Giant Center – Hershey, PA Tickets: January 10, 2018 – 7:00 PM
  • Lehigh Valley Phantoms at Hershey Bears: January 14, 2018 – 5:00 PM
  • Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins at Hershey Bears: January 24, 2018 – 7:00 PM

Penguin PlungePenguin Plunge

January 1, 2018

“Take the plunge” into the icy waters of the Susquehanna River along with hundreds of HSHA supporters for homeless animals on New Year’s Day! This is an annual fundraiser for the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area (HSHA) and a central Pennsylvania tradition. Raise over $75 and receive an event towel.

102nd Pennsylvania Farm Show

January 6, 2018 – January 13, 2018

Learn about the diversity of Pennsylvania’s agriculture industry and the people who make it thrive at the largest indoor agricultural exposition in the nation, all under one roof. See nearly 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibits!

Mindfulness Hike

January 7, 2018

Instructor Traci Wolfe will take you on a brisk guided 3.1-mile walk around Wildwood. The pace will be quick enough to keep the body warm, but you’ll have a chance to pause every now and then to observe nature around you.

Wednesday Salon Series with Keith Cheng and Steve Rudolph

January 10, 2018

Join us in the Main Gallery at the Susquehanna Art Museum for a 45 minute concert by Keith Cheng and Steve Rudolph on a vintage Steinway and Sons piano. Ansel Adams: Early Works and Neil Anderson: Quartet for America are currently on view. Admission is free with paid museum admission.

Community Weekend

January 13, 2018 – January 15, 2018

Participate in our Museum wide scavenger hunt to locate your favorite “Cars” from the Disney-Pixar Cars movie that are hidden throughout the AACA Museum. Admission to the Museum will be $7 to everyone throughout the weekend. The interactive photo stop where you can pretend to drive a vintage car or truck will entertain kids of all ages. And don’t miss our Roads to Rails model train display which offers a variety of scenes, as well as lots of buttons to push that control a variety of special effects.

Horse Shows15th Annual Mid-Atlantic Morgan Sale

January 16, 2018 – January 17, 2018

If you’re looking for the right stallion for the 2018 breeding season, don’t miss our exciting Stallion Presentation. The Mid-Atlantic Morgan Sale hosts a well-attended Stallion Presentation at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. This is your opportunity to see a variety of wonderful sires up close and personal. Also enjoy craft and food vendors, manufacturers and other equine and farm related presentations.

PA Draft Horse Sale

January 16, 2018 – January 17, 2018

See some of the best Draft Horses in the entire country at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, including Hitch horses, farm horses, pleasure teams, mares, geldings, and stallions at this public action held annually to serve the needs of the breeders of all breeds of Draft Horses.

3rd in the Burg Around the City

January 19, 2018

Be dazzled by the creative flair of Harrisburg at 3rd in the Burg, a celebration of the city’s growing arts and cultural scene. Dozens of venues host special events each month throughout Downtown and Midtown, including exhibits, music, theater, comedy, lectures. Most events are free.

2018 Outdoor Classic at Hersheypark Stadium

January 20, 2018

The Hershey Bears hockey team will host the 2018 Outdoor Classic at Hersheypark Stadium on Saturday, January 20. This event will be the highlight event of the team’s 80th anniversary season in 2017-2018. Come see the Bears will face off against their in-state rival, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.

Auto ShowPennsylvania Auto Show

January 25, 2018 – January 28, 2018

See and test drive over 800 new and certified pre-owned cars, trucks, SUVs, motorcycles, ATV, boats, and RV’s at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. New and certified pre- owned will be available. Enjoy family fun days with character photos, bounce houses and face painting on Saturday and Sunday.

Don’t miss these exciting events! Stay with us at our luxurious Hershey, PA bed and breakfast and experience all this area has to offer.

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