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Hersheypark Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at Hersheypark are listed below. As well as previews and reviews of new rides, look out for "Top 10" lists and tips for saving time and money on your next visit.

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Thursday, August 01, 2019 00:33

Believe it or not, half a billion people – that's 7% of the planet! – visited a major theme park in 2018.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 06:42

From cartoon carousels to intergalactic adventures; trippy dark rides to adrenaline-packing thrills, 2019 was another banner year for theme parks across the United States. SeaWorld Parks continue their upswing, Cedar Fair parks continue to break coaster records and try their hands at theming, too, and the war wages on between Disney and Universal... the uncontested winner in this year's battle for tourism dollars? You and I.

Friday, April 12, 2019 05:03

Here are the seven best amusement parks in the Northeast.

Saturday, April 07, 2018 05:34

While others in the industry raise rates on an annual basis, these places have kept their prices fairly static.

Manta at SeaWorld Orlando
Monday, May 16, 2016 13:43

Theme Park Tourist's guide to the 50 most popular theme parks in the world. How many of the globe's best parks have you visited?

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 06:36

Eat these 12 signature theme park foods if you want to enjoy the best of the best.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 02:16

So, without further ado, here are seven more of the hottest rides ready to debut later this year, plus a bonus attraction that isn't quite ready for prime time yet.

Sunday, April 12, 2015 21:51

So, what does the near-future hold for theme park tourists? Let’s make a few educated guesses. Here are six likely improvements, along with one that is wildly unlikely, that could appear in amusement parks over the next few years.

Monday, March 09, 2015 04:41

Are you a roller coaster superfan? Does the mere thought of g-force make your heart race and your blood pump aggressively? Loving roller coasters is what unites us as ride enthusiasts.

Carousel at HersheyPark
Sunday, March 08, 2015 00:45

There are many parallels between Hersheypark and Disney's parks - and that makes the chocolate-makers playland well worth a visit.

Ratatouille: The Ride artwork
Sunday, March 02, 2014 15:29

2014 promises to be a big year for the world's theme parks. Take a look at 50 new rides and attractions that will be on offer at theme parks across the globe!

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train concept art
Monday, January 20, 2014 11:18

There are a host of new rides and attractions coming to US theme parks in 2014. Here's a round-up of what's in store!


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