TravelPirates offers a list of spooky locations to visit come end of October and one of them is Hershey's candy amusement park. Located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, the destination is a testimony to the immense popularity of the chocolate bar. For Halloween, however, the facility transforms into an eerie extravaganza that pays tribute to the beloved holiday.
'Hersheypark in the Dark' offers thrill-seekers a total of 13 coasters, with the opportunity to experience select rides — the 'Laff Trakk,' 'Wildcat,' 'Comet,' and 'Lightning Racer,' in a lights-off setting. In addition, the candy amusement park delights individuals with a Glow Dance Party in two locations, special menu items at its restaurants, as well as exclusive flashlight-led tours and special Trick or Treat Trails.
The Hersheypark Offers Guests Spooky Halloween Adventures
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