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Hersheypark
Christmas Candylane

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Merry, Bright & Hersheypark Happy®

We’ve decked the halls with more than 5 million lights for the most merry event of the year, Hersheypark Christmas Candylane®! Enjoy your favorite rides and coasters, a visit with Santa, festive Hershey Character experiences, and more. Plus, for the first time ever, explore Hershey’s Chocolatetown in the winter!

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Holiday Rides & Coasters

Oh what fun it is to ride! Enjoy holiday thrills on your favorite rides and coasters including the all-new Candymonium, Sidewinder , Wild Mouse, Wildcat, and Cocoa Cruiser.

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More Lights Than Ever

More than 5 million twinkling lights deck the halls of Hersheypark® in celebration of the season! Get in the holiday spirit with our guests’ favorite show, NOEL, featuring more than 250,000 lights dancing to classic holiday tunes. Then, stop by the Kissmas Tree display, see our iconic Kisses Fountain decked out in its holiday best, take a festive photo with your favorite Hershey Characters, and more.

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Santa & His Reindeer

Did you know Santa and all 9 of his reindeer make a special stop at Hersheypark Christmas Candylane® event each year? Plus, enjoy an up-close look at your favorite reindeer, including Rudolph, at Santa’s Reindeer Stables complete with newly expanded viewing platform. Visit Santa through December 24 before he makes his way back to the North Pole.

New! Hershey’s Chocolatetown

Explore the all-new Hershey’s Chocolatetown, home to our biggest coaster ever, Candymonium, our historic Carrousel, the iconic Kisses Fountain, Starbucks, and more.

New! TREEville At The Boardwalk

A new holiday experience has arrived at Christmas Candylane! We’ve decked The Boardwalk with a festive trail of more than a dozen trees that share the stories of The Sweetest Place On Earth®. While you explore, don’t forget to take a family selfie and play along with our all-new photo scavenger hunt to receive a complimentary treat.


Weather Policy

Attraction operation is weather permitting. Select attractions and roller coasters may close in the event of inclement weather conditions, such as cold temperatures, wind, rain, or snow. If inclement weather causes our major attractions to close for a continuous 60 minutes, a Return Visit Voucher may be issued. For more information on our weather policy. View More