HERSHEY, Pa. (WJZ) — Hersheypark announced Friday it’s open for the 2021 summer season.

The amusement park in Hershey, Pennsylvania is a popular summer destination for Baltimore-area residents and a little more than an hour and a half away from downtown.

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It will be open Fridays through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in May with daily operations beginning on May 27.

Guests can enjoy all the rides, all-new dining experiences, Hershey character appearances, the water park (May 29-Sept. 6), zoo visits and chocolate!

What’s new this season: three new culinary experiences — Milton’s Ice Cream Parlor and The Sweeterie Confectionery Kitchen, which are open now, and The Chocolatier Restaurant, Bar + Patio, which will open on May 29.

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Check out the photos below of the new eateries:

CBS Baltimore Staff