This summer, we’re unlocking an all-new chapter of Milton S. Hershey’s sweet success story - Hershey’s Chocolatetown ! View aerial photos of what’s to come and get a feel for just how sweet our new expansion will be.
Explore Hershey’s Chocolatetown by clicking the pins located throughout the map. Check out where the new front gate will be, see just how sweet our newest coaster will be, and get a sense of our most transformative expansion yet!
Question & Answer
What is Hershey’s Chocolatetown?
Opening this summer, Hershey’s Chocolatetown is a new region at Hersheypark where guests can eat, play, shop, and gather year-round - with everything from a new arrival experience and coaster to more than 5 dining options and retail.
Where can I redeem my Season Pass?
Please visit Ticketing Services outside the Main Entrance, or any Guest Services location inside the Park to redeem your pass during public operating hours. When the Park is open you are able to enter with your one-time voucher you received with your purchase confirmation email.
Parking options are listed here.
Hours are listed here.
Where will the new Hershey’s Chocolatetown entrance be located?
The beginning of the new arrival experience will be conveniently located closer than ever to the front gate of Hersheypark and main entrance of Hershey’s Chocolate World Attraction! Our front gate will move forward and the development will expand into the area formerly occupied by the Hershey Swimming Pool. The new entrance will allow guests to get to the fun faster with enhanced technology and designated lines for Season Pass Holders and Guests of The Official Resorts.
What about Hershey’s Chocolate World?
A key component of Hershey’s Chocolatetown is the creation of a seamless passageway for guests to the destination between Hershey’s Chocolate World Attraction, owned by The Hershey Company, and our new Hershey’s Chocolatetown development. We’re excited about creating a year-round destination for chocolate lovers seeking fun and unique experiences in Hershey.
Will this be open year-round? Do I need a ticket to Hersheypark?
Several aspects of Hershey’s Chocolatetown can be enjoyed year-round without a ticket to Hersheypark, such as the full-service themed restaurant, ice cream parlor, confectionery, and retail location. The remaining elements of Hershey’s Chocolatetown inside the new front gate will be included in the Hersheypark admission price.
Will there be dedicated entry in Hershey’s Chocolatetown for Season Pass Holders?
Yes, there will be dedicated lanes for Season Pass Holders and another for guests of The Official Resorts of Hersheypark when the new front gate experience opens this summer.