INSIDER TIPS

Preview Plan

Arrive the night before and take advantage of the preview plan. With your next day's ticket, be our guest for 2 1/2 hours prior to the park closing. (For example, arrive Sunday night after 7:30 PM and purchase or present your ticket for Monday, and be our guest for no additional cost!) The preview plan is a great way for you to explore the park so that you can be prepared for your big day! Bonus! Pay to park in the evening, and the next day's parking is FREE.

Guests of The Hotel Hershey, Hershey Lodge, and Hersheypark Camping Resort, The Official Resorts of Hersheypark, may enter the park 3 1/2 hours prior to the park closing (summer season only) as one of the exclusive benefits of the Advantage! Hershey Resorts Advantage!


Hersheypark Meal Tickets - $13.75

This affordable and flexible meal option allows you to select the time and place to best satisfy your hunger. With over 18 participating locations and savings of up to 25%, this appetizing meal option is a big hit!

All meals offered in this program include an entrée and a side during the 2014 regular season.

View Meal Ticket Menu Options

Hersheypark also offers special Dietary Meal options featuring Gluten Free, Nut Free, Dairy Free and Vegetarian meals.

View Special Dietary Meal Ticket Options


Discount Game Vouchers

Get a Games Voucher Book – a $29 value for only $15. Test your skills on 13 games throughout the Park. Vouchers can be purchased Hospitality Services located just inside the Front Gate, Minetown Arcade and Playdome Arcade.


Breakfast At The Park

Enjoy a delicious and fun breakfast in our Hersheypark Place restaurant with exclusive time with the Hershey's Product Characters and early entrance into Hersheypark.


Cabanas at The Boardwalk

While Hershey Resorts guests have the opportunity to reserve cabanas first, the possibility exists for non-Hershey Resorts Guests to rent a cabana. Cabanas accommodate a MAXIMUM of 7 guests. (Cabana price is based on four occupants. Fee charged for additional occupants.) Please call 1-800-HERSHEY (437-7439) to check availability. Please Note: The Boardwalk At Hersheypark is open Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend.


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Fast Track Pass*

There is a Fast Track Pass for Coaster Lovers! If you just can't wait to get on our roller coasters, purchase our new Fast Track Pass inside Hersheypark at Hospitality Services. Get your Fast Track Pass as soon as you get to Hersheypark, quantities are limited daily and sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

Fast Track Day Pass - $50 - Skip the lines on 9 of our coasters!
(For riders between 42" and 47" the cost is $20.)

Fast Track Evening Pass - $25 - Skip the lines on 5 of our coasters!
(Available for purchase after 3:00 PM. Valid 5:30 PM to close.)

*Availability of program and attractions subject to change.


Buy Tickets Online

No need to stand in line to buy tickets when you get here! You can purchase your Print at Home tickets online, print them at home and have them in hand when you arrive at the gate. We have designated gates for Print at Home pre-purchased tickets to help you get into the park faster.


Stay Overnight at The Official Resorts of Hersheypark

Get the total Hershey experience and enjoy excellent accommodations at every price range at The Hotel Hershey, Hershey Lodge, and Hersheypark Camping Resort. Guests of The Official Resorts of Hersheypark enjoy the following exclusive benefits of the Hershey Resorts Advantage:

Valuable Savings
Convenience
Exclusive Access

*Available seasonally. **Complimentary admission for guests of The Hotel Hershey and Hershey Lodge. Preferred pricing for guests of Hersheypark Camping Resort. ^Dates of operation vary. ^^Reservations available on a limited basis and must be made in advance. Availability and pricing varies.


Sweet Savings

Discount Tickets
Purchase discounted tickets at participating Giant Food Stores or pick up coupons at these participating partner locations. Find out more.

Get discounted admission when you come later in the day on our Sunset Plan.


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Concert Deal

Ride the day away at Hersheypark before you rock and roll all night! Hersheypark offers a special discounted admission price of just $39.95* to concert-goers when using a Park ticket the day before, day of, or day after a concert. Concert-goers can present their concert ticket at the Hersheypark Ticketing Services Building on one of the three days to receive the discount, or they can buy their Park ticket at the box office when they purchase concert tickets.
*All purchased tickets are subject to $.85 amusement tax.


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Mobile Apps

Get Hersheypark Happy with the official App for Hersheypark! The Hersheypark App is available for iPhone and Android phones. It's FREE and features an interactive GPS map of the park, ride descriptions, height requirements, real-time updates including ride wait times, show times, and more! Download the App before you visit to maximize your day!


Measure Up

What ride height category are you? As you enter the park, have the kids measure up on our Hershey's candy brand height signs to see what rides are just right for them! This is a SWEET photo op!


Hot Days

Beat the heat with the refreshing water attractions of The Boardwalk and the Coal Cracker water flume ride. Enjoy outdoor shade and indoor cool-zoned buildings at ZooAmerica. Or, relax and enjoy the air conditioning in the Kissing Tower and Reese's Xtreme Cup Challenge, Music Box Theatre, and in our Hersheypark Place restaurant. Please Note: The Boardwalk At Hersheypark is open Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend.


Rainy Days

If it rains, don't leave! Hersheypark stays open in the rain, and rainy days mean shorter lines! So, check out the non-coaster rides, see a show, go shopping, and enjoy the indoor entertainment options at Hersheypark and the indoor exhibits at ZooAmerica while you wait for it to clear.


Best Time To Visit

Tuesdays through Thursdays are ideal, and June and early July are not as busy as August. Saturdays are typically our busiest day except on three-day weekends, when Sundays are generally the busiest. Crowds typically thin after 6 PM. Arrive after 7:30 and take advantage of the Preview Plan - a great way to get the most out of your experience!