Hersheypark (known as Hershey Park until 1970) is a family theme park situated in Derry Township, Pennsylvania, United States, about 15 miles (24 km) east of Harrisburg, and 95 miles (153 km) west of Philadelphia. Founded in 1906 by Milton S. Hershey, as a leisure park for the employees of the Hershey Chocolate Company, as of 2013, the park is wholly and privately owned by Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company. The park has won several awards, including the IAAPA Applause Award.The park opened its first roller coaster in 1923, the The Wild Cat, an early Philadelphia Toboggan Company coaster. In 1970, Hershey Park began a redevelopment plan which made the park into the new Hersheypark.
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  • Hershey’s Focuses on Facebook Engagement This Halloween

    … to the product is great, with comments like, “Hersheypark is my church” and “I’ll eat that whole entire bowl in 5 seconds.” Post by HERSHEY’S. Meanwhile, the post that sparked the most shares – let’s hear it for spreading the word – was a funny one linking to HERSHEY’S “Tombstone Brownies” recipe. This post was shared 4,676 times, more than…

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