Hershey Celebrates Christmas in July

Even Hershey celebrates Christmas in July.

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Hersheypark Christmas Candylane, Hersheypark will celebrate 12 days of Christmas in July starting Saturday with holiday lights, music, candy canes, Christmas trees and wreaths in certain areas of the park and Hershey resorts.

Guests can take photos with Summer Santa sporting a Hawaiian shirt and Hershey’s holiday characters in the park. Holiday foods including red and green soft-serve ice cream, holiday beverages, cupcakes and cake pops will be sold in the park in addition to the regular summer menu.

ZooAmerica will participate in the holiday festivities with holiday activities and light displays.

At Chocolate World, Summer Santa will be available for photos from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and afterward, guests can decorate Christmas cookies with Mrs. Claus from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Hershey’s Dessert Creation Studio.

Chocolate World guests can enjoy frozen cocoa, Christmas cookies, holiday cupcakes at Hershey’s Bake Shoppe and mint milkshakes at Hershey’s Chocolate World Ice Cream Shop. Breakfast with Hershey’s characters and Summer Santa at Chocolate World will take place from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. July 14, 15, 19, 21 and 22.

Hershey resorts will feature Christmas trees and holiday music. At The Hotel Hershey, mistletoe will decorate the pool cabanas, peppermint kisses and candy canes can be found on guests’ pillows, and seasonal arts and crafts will be available. The Hershey Lodge will have an Iced Gingerbread Children’s Tea, and the Hersheypark Camping Resort will have seasonally themed scavenger hunts, contests and movies.

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