Dear Diary, Just because your amusement park pass expired doesn’t mean the fun stops this season. Several amusement parks throughout Pennsylvania are welcoming guests and turning on the roller coasters for Christmas. In addition to the rides, you can take part in a long list of holiday happenings, such as light and train displays. You can plan a day trip or take a weekend adventure. Here are our top park picks. Hershey Park Christmas Candyland, Hershey, PA Hershey Park is celebrating the season with food, fun and roller coasters! You can enjoy riding five coasters: Cocoa Cruiser, sooperdooperLooper, Wildcat, Wild Mouse, and Laff Trakk, all decked out with Christmas-themed décor. Kids can visit Santa Claus and his nine live reindeer. Plus, you can cruise through the park in the comfort of your warm car at Hershey’s Sweet Lights a holiday-drive thru spectacular. Kennywood Holiday Lights, Pittsburgh, PA Kennywood Park welcomes guests with a 90-foot tall Christmas tree-the tallest tree on record in Pennsylvania. Visitors can explore the park’s light display, experience The Polar Express: A 4-D Experience and view a display of miniature gingerbread homes. Kids can write a letter to Santa in the penny arcade and listen to Celebrity Readings of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas. Plus, people can climb aboard nearly a dozen rides. Click here to visit other amusement parks across the state. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.