Explore the Region
A day of Hersheypark thrills
Now that my children are teenagers and self-proclaimed thrill seekers, a visit to nearby Hersheypark – with its 11 exciting roller coasters and expansive waterpark – was in order.
Fun at the Whitaker Center
A few weeks back, on a school in-service day, I took the short drive to Harrisburg with my boys to the Harsco Science Center at the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts. The science center has three floors chock full of hands-on science activities and exhibits that were engaging for everyone.
Cars, motorcycles, buses… and a Kissmobile
The AACA Museum has plenty to keep anyone fascinated. From a replica Drive-In theater (can you find the bathing beauty?) to a full size diner, the museum is full of the history that everyone can find something to enjoy.
A Behind-the-Scenes Tour of QVC
Lancaster is home to a QVC outlet store, a distribution center, and is next door to their Studio Park in West Chester. Just recently, I got the chance to visit their expansive studio and take a behind-the-scenes tour with one of QVC’s guides. We had a blast!
Tanger Outlets Lancaster
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Homemade Artisan Ice Cream
Stop by the Bird-in-Hand Bakery & Cafe and try our artisan ice cream in flavors like death by chocolate, salted caramel pretzel and whoopie pie fudge swirl.find out more