NATIONAL PAGEANT

SUMMER 2023
HERSHEY LODGE & CONVENTION CENTER
Hershey, PA

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A fun pageant week full of excitement, activities, and events for the whole family!  Join us to compete for the prestigious national titles in the "Sweetest place on Earth" Hershey, Pennsylvania at the Hershey Lodge, just minutes from Hershey Park, Hershey's Chocolate World, ZooAmerica, Hershey Gardens, and other area attractions.

Hershey Lodge will be offering our contestants and their families a special room rate during Nationals.

Our host venue HERSHEY LODGE offers guest exceptional customer service, family friendly fun, comfortable rooms, and great resort benefits:

  • FREE On-site Self Parking

  • FREE Shuttle service to Hershey Attractions

    • Front gate to HersheyPark & Hershey's Chocolate World

  • Indoor pool complex: Hershey's Water Works

  • FREE Admission to Hershey Gardens for Hershey Lodge guests

  • FREE Admission to The Hershey Story's Museum Experience for Hershey Lodge guests

  • Best rate on HersheyPark tickets and additional park benefits available to Hershey Lodge guests, including one hour early access to the park during the summer season.

  • Preferred pricing to ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park

  • FREE Mini Golf

  • ON-SITE DINNING

    • The Bear's Den
    • Revelry Chophouse

    • Fire & Grain

    • Hershey Grill

    • Cocoa Beanery

    • Cocoa Cobana

HERSHEY ATTRACTIONS

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Hershey's Chocolate World

Discover all things Hershey's Chocolate and learn how the world famous chocolate is made on the Factory Tour Ride.

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Hershey Park

Thrilling coasters and family fun! Hershey Park has something for everyone.

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The Hershey Story Museum

Interactive museum of the history of Milton S. Hershey and Hershey Chocolate.

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Hershey Gardens

Hershey Gardens is a 23-acre botanical garden and butterfly atrium.

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Zoo America

North American Wildlife Park

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Hershey Trolley Works

Learn about Milton Hershey on this fun and entertaining journey around Hershey, PA.

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NATIONALS WEEK
  • Registration & Orientation

  • Welcome Dinner & Arrival Ceremony

  • Hershey's Chocolate World & Chocolate Factory Tour Ride

  • Chocolate and Diamonds Gala

  • National Competition

  • Awards & Recognition 

  • National Service Project

  • Memories & Friendships to Last a Lifetime