Where can you go to indulge in world-famous chocolate and ride insane roller coasters in one location? The answer is only one place, Hershey Park! Conveniently located at the “Sweetest Place on Earth,” Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Now, if you are or were a member of the military or National Guard, Reserves, then you’re in luck because your next visit to Hershey Park can now be a little cheaper thanks to a military discount offered by Hershey. Must show a valid military ID.
Here's so more information about the Hershey Park military discount:
Who is Eligible for the Hershey Park Military Discount?
This Hershey Park military discount is available through the end of September and can be applied to regular, junior, and senior one-day tickets. This discount is available to active duty military, Reservists, retired military personnel, and members of the National Guard, and all their dependents. Up to eight tickets can be purchased.
Where to Buy Tickets
The Hershey Park military discount tickets can be bought from two locations. You can purchase the tickets at the Hershey Park ticket office by showing your military ID. You can also buy them from MWR facilities and ticket offices on a military base near you.
Extending Your Stay
If you plan to spend more than one day in Hershey, PA, then I suggest that you check out one of these hotels and resorts that offer military or other discounted room rates.
The two main flagship hotels are The Hotel Hershey and The Hershey Lodge, both of which do not offer a military discount, but they offer a 10% AAA discount. There's also the Hershey Park Camping Resort for those outdoorsy types….you know who you are. The camping resort does offer active and retired military personnel a 10% discount. A military ID again is required.
Here are the hotels that offer military discounts that are very close to Hershey Park:
Note: I suggest calling each hotel first and booking through the phone to make sure that you book a military discount.
Now, these three hotels listed above are the closest ones to the park that offer military discounts. However, there are a few more outside the Hershey Area that do offer military discounts. Just check out our hotel listing to see if the hotel you are looking to book offers a military discount.
If you've used the Hershey Park military discounted tickets before, please feel free to share your experience by leaving a comment below.