Hersheypark Resident shows

Hersheypark offers a variety of shows for you to enjoy throughout your day, so make sure to include entertainment in your itinerary! While many of our resident shows take place on stages and in venues throughout the Park, our strolling groups are out on the midways bringing the fun to you. But watch out - you never know when YOU will become part of the show!

Interested in auditioning for a Hersheypark Entertainment show? Learn more.

Hersheypark Livewire!

Hersheypark Livewire! (new for 2014)

This electrifying new song-and-dance show celebrates the connection between music, technology, and you!

Chevrolet Music Box Theatre

Dates: May 31 - September 1

Times: 11:30 AM, 12:45 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:15 PM

Wide Open Country

Wide Open Country (new for 2014)

Discover the many styles of country music in this non-stop song and dance revue of chart-topping hits and iconic favorites.

The Country Grill

Dates: May 24 - September 1

Times: 12:30 PM, 1:45 PM, 3:00 PM, 4:15 PM, 5:30 PM

Characters

Piano Duel

Part concert, part interactive experience, all fun! This exciting new dueling piano show is sure to be the hit of the summer!

Chevrolet Music Box Theatre

Dates: June 7 - August 24

Times: 5:00 PM, 6:15 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:45 PM

No shows on Wednesdays

Reeses Boardwalk Bash

Reese's Boardwalk Bash

You’re invited to boogie down at the Boardwalk with the Reese’s character and his friends. Located near the Shoreline Sprayground.

The Boardwalk

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 12:15 PM, 1:30 PM, 3:00 PM, 4:15 PM, 5:30 PM

Characters

 

Character Quiz Show

Presented by Entenmann's

Are you smarter than a candy bar? Find out when you join in the fun as our Hershey’s characters compete in a game show sweet enough for the whole family!

Amphitheatre

Dates: June 7 - September 1

Times: 12:15 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:45 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:15 PM

Piano Express

Piano Express

We’re taking the show on the road! Our singing pianists of Piano Duel take their show to the “streets” of Hersheypark.

Strolling in the Park

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 1:00 PM, 2:15 PM, 3:30 PM, 4:45 PM, 6:00 PM

No shows on Tuesdays

Characters

PATTIE & THE PEPPERMINTS

Back by popular demand! “Get the sensation” as Pattie and the girls bring you classic rock ‘n roll tunes with a fresh twist.

Founder's Way

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 2:45 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:15 PM, 6:30 PM, 7:45 PM

No shows on Tuesdays

Our friends from the Sea

 

 


Our Friends from the Sea

Get to know our California sea lions and harbor seal in this entertaining and educational show. A guest favorite for over 10 years!

Aquatheatre

Dates: May 24 - September 28

Times: 12:00 PM, 1:15 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:45 PM

Behind the Splash

Behind the Splash

Hersheypark guests can have their photo taken with one of our California sea lions! This is a unique opportunity to see one of these amazing animals up close. Only a limited number of photo opportunities are available per day.

  • Up to 5 people per group, minors must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
  • $25 for the first photo - must be paid in advance at Hospitality Services. Additional photos may be purchased at a discounted rate when you pick up your photo.
  • Program takes place at 5 PM from May 24 – September 28, 2014.
  • Not available on Tuesdays.
  • No personal photographs permitted.
  • Only those in the photo will be permitted in the venue during picture taking.
  • No touching or feeding the animals at any time.
CRC

Cocoa Rhythm Factory

Our drumming factory workers are mass-producing good vibrations for everyone.

Cocoa Rhythm Factory is the 2013 winner of the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions Brass Ring Award for Excellence in Live Entertainment in the category of Best Atmosphere/Street Performance!

Strolling in the Park

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 3:45 PM, 5:00 PM, 6:15 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:45 PM

Choc-A-Fellas

Choc-a-Fellas (new for 2014)

Keep an ear out for our crooners singing everyone’s favorites as this a cappella sensation pedals through the Park.

Strolling in the Park

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 2:00 PM, 3:15 PM, 4:30 PM, 5:45 PM, 7:00 PM

No shows on Wednesdays

The Hersheypark Band

The Hersheypark Band*

This Hersheypark favorite is whipping up a fresh batch of sweet tunes every day!

Strolling in the Park

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 9:45 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:15 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:45 PM

No shows on Mondays
*The Hersheypark Band and Slide Brigade will perform on alternating weeks.

Slide Brigade

Slide Brigade (New for 2014)*

Our amazing troupe of five talented trombonists will “slide” their way into your heart.

Strolling in the Park

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 9:45 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:15 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:45 PM

No shows on Mondays
*Slide Brigade and The Hersheypark Band will perform on alternating weeks.

Ed-Zoo-Cation Team

The Ed-ZOO-cation Team

These juggling stars will amaze you with their extraordinary skills, comedic timing, and eco-friendly message.

The Ed-ZOO-Cation Team is the 2013 winner of the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions Brass Ring Award for Excellence in Live Entertainment in the category of Best Live Edutainment Show!

ZooAmerica

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 11:45 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:15 PM, 3:30 PM, 4:45 PM

No shows on Thursdays

Characters
Turkey Hill

The Hershey's Character Party!

Presented by Turkey Hill Minit Markets

Ever dance with a larger-than-life chocolate bar? Have your camera ready and join a variety of Hershey’s characters in Founder's Way for a fun time!

Founder's Way

Dates: May 24 - August 24

Times: 3:15 PM, 4:30 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:15 PM, 8:30 PM