Christmas Candylane Entertainment

Visits with santa

Presented by AMTRAK, your children can tell Santa their Christmas wishes in the beautifully themed Santa's Candy Cottage. Santa's Candy Cottage is now located in the Overlook Arcade.

Santa takes periodic breaks to check on his workshop - break times posted outside of Santa's Candy Cottage.

A Music Box Christmas

A Music Box Christmas: Up on the Rooftop

High above the streetlights, the magic of Christmas comes to life “Up on the Rooftop” as Nellie and Will try to catch a glimpse of the “big man in red” in action. Featuring favorite Christmas songs, wacky elves, prancing reindeer, and Santa himself, the enchantment of the holiday season unfolds in the Chevrolet Music Box Theatre!

Weekdays when Hersheypark is open: 6:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Saturdays: 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:30 PM, 7:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sundays: 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:30 PM & 7:00 PM



Experience NOEL! a breathtaking light show featuring more than 150,000 dancing lights synchronized to your favorite Christmas music! Enjoy four different shows beginning nightly at 5 PM with show times every half hour.

Christmas Candylane Storytime

Presented by Capital BlueCross.

Join us for a holiday story and special character appearance every Saturday and Sunday through December 21 at 3 PM in the Chevrolet Music Box Theatre.

Santa's reindeer stables

Presented by T-Mobile.

Visit Santa's nine live reindeer, located in Pioneer Frontier Catering. Open daily (when Hersheypark Christmas Candylane is open).

Ice Skating

Presented by Outback.

Enjoy ice skating near Santa's Reindeer Stables on a synthetic ice surface. A $2 skate rental fee is charged. Personal ice skates are not permitted.

Choral Group Program

This program allows your organization to showcase its talents in a live performance at Hersheypark Christmas Candylane. There is no cost to you, and on the day of your performance your group members, instructor, and two chaperones will be admitted to Christmas Candylane for FREE so that they may enjoy the park before or after their performance. Apply here.

Weather permitting. Hours, rides, entertainment, and attractions are subject to change without notice.