Harrisburg Shakespeare Company presents: Leonard Nimoy’s VINCENT

Harrisburg Shakespeare Company continues its 2012-2013 Mainstage Season with Leonard Nimoy’s VINCENT, based on the play VAN GOGH by Phillip Stephens. VINCENT will run Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from March 2 – 17 at Gamut Classic Theatre, located on the Third Floor of Strawberry Square, Downtown Harrisburg. In the week following his brother’s suicide, Theo […]

Community Weekend Discount Offers at ZooAmerica and The Hershey Story Museum

Milton S. Hershey wanted to create a model town for the people in his community. Following in his footsteps of giving back to the community, guests visiting ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park and The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue on Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27 receive free or discounted admission. ZooAmerica […]

Childhood in Early America to Open at The Hershey Story Museum

On Friday, January 18, The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue will debut its newest special exhibit, “Sugar, Spice, Slugs & Snails: Childhood in Early America.”  Guests will be invited to play with vintage toys and games of the 19th century, including checkers, dominoes, hopscotch and tops. Visitors can examine items such as children’s playthings, […]

Comedian John Pinette Coming to Hershey Theatre

John Pinette will present a hilarious evening of stand-up comedy at Hershey Theatre on Saturday, February 9 at 8:00 p.m. This is an all ages show. Tickets for this show are $35.75 (tax and applicable fees apply) and are available at Hershey Theatre Box Office. They can be charged by phone at 717-534-3405 and online […]

Free Family Fun at the Hershey Historical Society

 On Saturday, December 8, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Hershey-Derry Township Historical Society will hold its annual holiday open house in conjunction with a new program—Discovery Days—created to help introduce the area’s children to the joys of learning about the past. Saturday’s event will feature a special play area for children, performance […]

Discover Santa’s Secret Garden at Hershey Gardens

This December, Hershey Gardens will introduce a new family event for the holiday season. An array of children’s activities will link a traditional Christmas celebration with a message that shares the importance of taking care of each other and the green earth. Santa’s Secret Garden will be held Fridays and Saturdays on December 7, 8, […]

Christkindlmarkt Holiday Market & Festival

Held at The Hershey Story Museum In celebration of its Pennsylvania German collection, The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue hosts the annual Christkindlmarkt Holiday Market & Festival on Saturday, December 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. A special admission rate of $6 […]

Popcorn Hat Players Presents – Santa Claus is Coming to Town

December 1-22   Show Times: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:15 a.m. Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.   Join Popcorn Hat Players as they usher in the holiday season with this yuletide tale. Help Tinker the Elf and a crazy cast of characters help Santa find his lost bag of toys. Start the season off with PHP […]

Gamut Classic Theatre – “Snacks and Storybooks”

  Saturday, December 15, 2012; 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Gamut Classic Theatre, Third Floor, Strawberry Square, Harrisburg (Bring Your Own Price) – any size donation buys ticket to event 717-238-4111 or gamutplays.org   Gamut Classic Theatre will present Snacks and Storybooks on Saturday, December 15 from 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. as part of […]

Local Schools Show Holiday Spirit at the AACA Museum!

The AACA Museum is excited to have Christmas trees decorated by our local school students on display this year for our Spectacular Christmas Celebration. East Hanover Elementary School, Hershey High School, Lower Dauphin High School, Steelton High School, Upper Dauphin Middle School, and Robert G. Reid Elementary schools have decorated six different trees to show […]