Hershey Entertainment has declared that entire month of February to be Chocolate Covered February. It is as delicious as it sounds! Each of the Hershey Resort properties has chocolate covered events, menus and surprises throughout the month of February. Here is the complete breakdown.
Chocolate Covered February Events at Hershey’s Chocolate World
Become a chocolate connoisseur as you tour HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE WORLD and taste a combination of six chocolate inspired foods and drinks from different destinations.
Journey on your Own Dates and Times:
- Saturdays: 12-6:30
- Sundays: 12-4:30
Journey with a Host Dates and Times:
- Saturdays and February 17: 12-12:30, 1-1:30, 3-3:30, 4-4:30, 5-5:30, 6-6:30
- Sundays and February 18: 12-12:30, 1-1:30, 3-3:30, 4-4:30
$20 for two
Hershey’s Character Parade
Laugh and clap along with the Hershey’s Characters and Hersheypark Band as they Share the Sweetness on Saturdays and Sundays in February, including Presidents Day, as they perform and parade through HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE WORLD Attraction! Admission is free and great for all ages! Parades are at 11 am and 2 PM.
3rd Annual HERSHEY’S Chocolate Sculpture
Check out the 3rd Annual Hershey’s Chocolate Sculpture and share your sweet pic #SharetheSweetness.
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Chocolate Covered February Events at The Spa At The Hotel Hershey
Chocolate SpaSampler or Chocolate Escape packages are available or experience one of the signature chocolate treatments like the Chocolate Immersion, Chocolate-Dipped Strawberry or Cocoa Facial Experience.
The Hershey Story events for Chocolate Covered February
Preschool Story Time
Time: Thursday’s . 9:15-10 a.m.
Preschoolers will love exploring themes through enchanting pictures and stories. Each week will feature a different topic; a simple craft will follow the interactive read-aloud. Recommended for children ages 3 through 5 accompanied by an adult caregiver. Preschool Story Time will be held in the museum’s lower-level classroom. Registration not required.
- Feb. 7 – Farm Animal Fun
- Feb. 14 – Love and Friendship
- Feb. 21 – The Rainforest
- Feb. 28 – I Love Chocolate!
Truffles For Couples in the Chocolate Lab
February 8, 9, 14, 2019 5:45 to 7 PM & 7:45 to 9 PM
Bring your sweetheart or best friend for an evening of all things chocolate. Guests will begin the evening by tasting warm drinking chocolates from around the world, followed by a special one-hour truffle-making class in the Chocolate Lab. Class participants will hand-roll rich, dark chocolate ganache, coat it in milk and white chocolate, then finish their handmade creations with a sweet array of toppings. Each guest will package their truffles in a charming box, receive a heart shaped candy bar and a fresh, long-stemmed red rose to take home. Participants will also enjoy learning about the courtship and marriage of Milton and Catherine Hershey as well as how chocolate is grown and processed. This class is most suitable for adults; $24.00 per person; space is limited. Online registration required at HersheyStory.org.
Hershey’s Candies and Curiosities
February 14 – 18, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Kids can have fun learning the history of Hershey’s Kisses through interactive activities, such as hand wrapping and packing Kisses like workers did in the original factory. Families can also participate in a fun scavenger hunt and learn more about Hershey’s chocolate, Hershey the town, and Mr. Hershey himself. Participants will receive a sweet treat after the hunt, courtesy of The Hershey Company. Included in admission.
The Heart of Chocolate Lab Class
Design your own heart-shaped milk chocolate confection at The Hershey Story during Chocolate Covered February. Choose from different flavors to create your own unique chocolate creation. During the class you will learn how Milton Hershey’s entrepreneurial spirit led him to create one of the world’s greatest chocolate businesses as well as learn how chocolate is grown and processed. This 45-minute class is suitable for adults and families with children ages 4 and up. (Ticket purchase required; check HersheyStory.org for daily class schedule; children must be 4 years old to enter the lab.) get tickets HERE
Try It With Truffles Chocolate Lab Class
Milton Hershey’s first business was selling hand-made confections. Try your hand at creating your own hand-made truffles in this class. Hand-roll dark chocolate ganache, dip in chocolate and customize with a selection of toppings. This 45-minute class is suitable for adults and families with children ages 4 and up. (Ticket purchase required; check HersheyStory.org for daily class schedule; children must be 4 years old to enter the lab.)
Berry Lovely Bar Chocolate Lab Class
In this sweet class you will mold your own chocolate bar and then top it off with dried strawberries and traditional candy ingredients. Also up your chocolate knowledge by learning how cocoa beans are transformed into your favorite chocolate confections. (Ticket purchase required; check HersheyStory.org for daily class schedule; children must be 4 years old to enter the lab.)
MeltSpa by Hershey Chocolate Covered February events
Exclusive Hershey’s Dark Chocolate Treatments
During Chocolate Covered February the MetSpa is offering Signature Hershey’s Chocolate Treatments, which includes a relaxing massage, rejuvenating facial, body scrub, body wrap, and hands & feet treatments. For a deeply satisfying spa experience, indulge in the Exclusive Hershey’s Dark Chocolate Treatments – available only at MeltSpa by Hershey!
Chocolate Covered February events at The Hotel Hershey
February 9, 2019 11 AM
Watch and learn as a chef from The Hotel Hershey prepares a delicious chocolate dessert or chocolate savory item before your very eyes! Free admission, recommended for couples. Reservations required, call 717-534-8800.
February 9, 2019 3 PM
Enjoy finger sandwiches, an array of chocolate desserts, and a variety of hot and cold teas. Reservations are required. Recommended for couples and families. $31.50 per person (includes tax and gratuity). Reservations required, call 717-534-8800.
Wine & Chocolate Paring
February 9, 2019 4 PM
Learn all about pairing Wine & Chocolate as you explore various flavor combinations. Recommended for couples. $48 per person (includes tax & gratuity). Must be 21 or older to participate. Reservations required, call 717-534-8800.
Hershey’s Chocolate Buffett
February 9, 2019 7 – 9 PM
Enjoy an array of special Chocolate-Covered February desserts. Recommended for families and couples. Adults: $36.50; Children (Ages 3-8): $15 (includes tax and gratuity). Reservations required, call 717-534-8800.
ZooAmerica Chocolate Covered February Events
Fantastic Fridays at ZooAmerica
Every Friday in February visit ZooAmerica at the discounted rate of $6.25! Recommended for couples and families. For more information, call 717-534-3900.
Dates: February 8, 15, 22
Chocolate Themed Wild Treats
Visit ZooAmerica to see featured animals enjoy a special winter treat. Recommended for families.
Free with regular admission.
Dates: February 9, 16, 23
Juniors (ages 3-8): $10.50
Seniors (55 and older): $10.50
For more information, call 717-534-3900.
Chocolate Covered February Events at The Circular at The Hershey Hotel
90 Plus Points Wine Dinner
February 21, 2019 5:30 – 8 PM $90 per person (plus tax & gratuity) Phone: 717-534-8800
Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar Chocolate Covered February Activities
Special Chocolate Covered February Menu
- Chocolate Mini Martini flight-
White chocolate, Milk Chocolate, Chocolate raspberry
- Chocolate Margarita-
1800 Reposado Tequila, Dark Creme De Cacao, and topped with Marie Brizard Chocolate liqueur. Served on the rocks with a chocolate + salt rim
- Chocolate Covered Pretzel –
Faber Chocolate Vodka, Stoli Salted Karamel Vodka + Frangelico Hazelnut Liqueur. Served up with a chocolate and caramel rim with a blend of cocoa powder + salt
- Bitter Sweet Cherry –
Faber Chocolate Vodka + Averna Amaro served on the rocks with an Amerena cherry garnish
- Draft Beer –
Yards Chocolate Stout
Nutrageous crunch pie, topped with kaluha, chocolate, caramel sauce and finished with Hershey pieces
Thursday Playdate With Hershey Characters
Kids eat for $1.99 on Thursdays in February! Plus, they’ll be joined by the Hershey’s Characters from 5:30-7:30PM, and will receive a complimentary hot cocoa with the purchase of a kid’s meal!
Dates: Feb 7, 14, 21, 28.
Chocolate Covered February Events at Hershey Lodge
Chocolate and Spirits Pairing Class & Chef Demonstration
February 9, 2019 2 – 4 PM & February 23, 2019 2 – 4 PM
Guests are introduced to a variety of cognacs, scotches, bourbons, and rums, and match chocolate with each and will also enjoy learning how to create signature items from our variety of restaurants while our chefs demonstrate and walk through the process. There will be a 15-minute break between the sessions. Recommended for couples. $45 per person (plus tax and gratuity). Must be 21 or older to participate. Reservations required, call 717-534-8601.
Chocolate Martini Mixing Class
February 15, 2019 5 PM
Learn how to create the signature Hershey Lodge Chocolate Martini, as well as a variety of other flavors! Attendees will receive a complimentary Hershey Lodge martini glass and cocktail shaker. Must be 21 or older to participate. Recommended for couples. $45 per person (plus tax and gratuity). Reservations required, call 717-534-8601. Check out MY Orange Chocolate Martini..
Hershey’s Character Breakfast Buffet at Hershey Lodge
February 24, 2019 7 AM – 11 AM
HERSHEY’S Characters and the Hersheypark Band will be on hand to meet and greet guests for this breakfast event at Fire & Grain! Buffet Pricing (does not include tax and gratuity):
Children (9-12): $12.95
Children (4-8): $8.95
Children 3 & Under are free
Recommended for families.
Reservations required, call 717-534-8601.
Devon Seafood + Steak Chocolate Covered February Specials
Special Chocolate Covered February Menu Items: Offered all Month Long
- Chocolate Chipotle Fried Shrimp on a bed of Citrus Slaw
- Dark Chocolate Crème Brûlée w/ Raspberry Sugar
- White Chocolate & Citrus Beurre Blanc: Add-on for seafood options
Chocolate Truffle & Wine/Spirit Pairing
February 10, 17, 24 2019
Enjoy delicious truffles paired with wine & spirits from around the world at Devon Seafood + Steak! Pairings are available throughout the restaurant and are $15. No reservations necessary.
5 Course Chocolate Dinner
Enjoy a 5 course chocolate-inspired dinner in the private dining room. $55 per person not including wine pairings (plus tax and gratuity). Reservations through Open Table will not be accepted. Reservations are required, call 717-508-5460.
- 1st Course: Sautéed Prawns, Corn Grits, Bacon, New Orleans Style Chocolate BBQ sauce, Crispy Okra
- 2nd Course:“Mole” Salad: Endive, Frisée, Bibb lettuce, Pumpkin seeds, Almonds, Pomegranate, Orange, Roasted Chocolate and Chili Vinaigrette
- 3rd Course: Bitter Chocolate Gnocchi, Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Caramelized Shallots, Cranberry Coulis, Toasted Pecans & Butternut Squash Cream
- 4th Course:Seared Arctic Char, White Chocolate Gremolata, Roasted Parsnip Puree
- 5th Course: Green Tea Tart Shell, Hazelnut Mousse, Crispy Fennel & Cocoa Nibs