Update: The Decorate with Mrs. Claus experience has been updated to every weekend through November and December.
Times are at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Hershey's Chocolate World will kick off the 2022 holiday season with the unveiling of the seasonally wrapped Hershey Kissmobile and the holiday lights display at a special ceremony Friday.
Special guests Santa and the Grinch will also attend the special event, which is set for Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Hershey's Chocolate World, 101 Chocolate World Way.
Here's a look at what's in store for the holidays at Chocolate World this year.
Breakfast with Santa
- The beloved annual tradition is back! Join your hosts Mr. & Mrs. Claus for a warm breakfast buffet, festive activities, hugs from the HERSHEY'S Characters and more sweet surprises.
- Runs daily from 7-9AM on November 12-13, 19-20, 26-27 and December 3-4, 10-11, 17-18.
- Package includes a buffet, portrait with Santa, a gift, fun activities, free parking, and much more!
- Cost: Adults: $44.95 / Children: $27.95 / Ages 2 and Under: Free
Decorate with Mrs. Claus
- Decorate a cookie and ornament during this interactive show featuring your favorite HERSHEY'S Characters and Mrs. Claus!
- Offered on the hour every Friday starting at 4PM and 11AM on weekends during November 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 25-27 and December 2-4, 9-11, 16-23.
- Cost: $15.95 for all ages (every attendee must purchase a ticket)
Holly Jolly Trolley
- A joyous family tradition, this seasonal variation of the Original Trolley Show is completely Christmas-themed. Enjoy caroling, heartwarming stories from the life of Mr. Hershey, and a visit from a certain jolly old elf!
- Magical moments fill the trolley as he recognizes children in the audience from his “nice list” and offers a gift to one and all.
- Spreading holiday cheer around Hershey’s Chocolate World at varied times from November 11-13, 18-20, 23-27 and December 2-4,9-11,16-24, 26-31 as well as January 1.
Photos With Santa and the Grinch
- Available at both the Times Square and Hershey, come take your picture with Santa amongst the World’s largest Hershey’s candy stores.
- Grinch will be available for pictures at the Hershey Times Square
Hershey’s Holiday Chocolate House
- Each year, the sweetest house in town is decorated entirely with Hershey's chocolate and candy and supports the Children's Miracle Network.
- Donate to CMN through the “Candy Canes for Kids” program and write your name on a candy cane that will be placed around the house. Donations can be made at any retail or food service register at Hershey’s Chocolate World.
- On display November-December during normal operating hours.