HBG Blog

Raffia Mural
Jan 29, 2024 by Syeda Tayyeba

Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Harrisburg

Black History Month is a time to celebrate the accomplishments, contributions and history of Black people in the United States. February was designated as the national African American History Month by President Gerald Ford in 1976. The purpose of the month is to honor those individuals who have made significant contributions to the advancement of
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Hilton Harrisburg Dining Cheers
Jan 17, 2024 by Explore HBG

Valentine's Date Night Ideas in Harrisburg

It’s time to make your dining reservations and place your bakery orders for Valentine’s Day! Luckily, Harrisburg is the perfect destination to make your Valentine’s Day unforgettable. To help you plan the perfect evening, here are a few date night ideas to get you started: Dining Ideas 1700 Degrees Steakhouse This great American steakhouse
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Theatre Harrisburg
Dec 22, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

Beat the Winter Blues with These Harrisburg Events

Don’t let the winter blues keep you at home. Winter in Harrisburg is packed with low-cost and family-friendly events, indoor sporting events and even an Ice Festival! Check out a few of Harrisburg’s upcoming events and activities below or visit our calendar for a complete list of events and attractions. Winter Events at the Farm Show Complex The PA
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Holiday Gifts
Nov 27, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

2023 Holiday Gift Guide

Shop small this holiday season and find unique gifts for everyone on your list. Our Holiday Gift Guide features everything from fashion to art to wellness items and more! C.R. Blooms Newly opened wellness boutique and facial spa, C.R. Blooms offers a variety of relaxing and rejuvenating facial treatments like microdermabrasion, enzyme peel, micro
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Nutcracker Ballet
Nov 13, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

Holiday Events in Harrisburg

The holiday season is upon us, and Harrisburg is ready to spread the festive cheer! From dazzling parades to magical ballet performances, there's something for everyone in the family to enjoy. Let's explore some top holiday events happening in the city this year. Ugly Christmas Sweater Party (Dec 23) Put on your ugliest Christmas sweater and join
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Oct 26, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

Best Brunch in HBG

Brunch isn't just a breakfast/lunch mashup, it might be the most important meal of the weekend. Marked by culinary creativity, hearty portions, Instagram-able presentation, and your pick of lavish midday alcoholic drinks, brunch is a sweet start to Sunday.
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Halloween Events
Oct 16, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

Halloween Activities for the Whole Family in HBG

Halloween is fast approaching, and Harrisburg is all set to celebrate this ghoulish holiday with a range of exciting events. Whether you're a thrill-seeker, a family looking for some spooky fun, or someone who enjoys the more lighthearted aspects of Halloween, there's something for everyone in Harrisburg. Check out some of the top Halloween events
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Fall Fort Hunter
Sep 21, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

Leaf Peeping in Harrisburg

It's officially fall which means Harrisburg will be bursting with color soon. Check out these five places to take in the crisp natural phenomenon that is autumn! Riverfront Park Running parallel to the Susquehanna River between the shoreline and Front Street, Riverfront Park is one of the best places to catch the leaves changing. Besides the
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Restaurants Dining
Aug 30, 2023 by Syeda Tayyeba

HBG Restaurant Week 2023

It's time for the culinary extravaganza that is set to tantalize your taste buds and celebrate the vibrant gastronomic scene of our city - Harrisburg Restaurant Week! This year's event is taking place from September 11 – 15 and September 18 – 22 and is sure to take you on an unforgettable journey through the diverse and thriving food scene of our
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Native American ceremony
Aug 22, 2023 by Cortney Ranck-Cameron

Celebrate the End of Summer at Kipona

The City of Harrisburg’s 107 th annual Kipona Festival returns on September 2-4, 2023 along Riverfront Park and City Island. This end of summer celebration features a Native American Pow-wow, live music, Family Fun Zone, Art in the Park, over 25 food trucks, a beer and wine garden, fireworks, and more. Read on for some of the new and returning
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