New Year's Eve in South Central PA


Many objects are dropped from the sky in South-Central Pennsylvania on New Year’s Eve. Here’s a list of some of the events you can catch to ring in the new year.

Harrisburg Strawberry Drop

Harrisburg’s annual New Year’s Eve celebration will include a strawberry drop at midnight followed immediately by fireworks.

Hershey Kiss Raise

If you would rather see something go up instead of down, check out Hershey’s New Year’s Eve celebration at midnight in Chocolate Town Square.

Hershey Kiss being raised on New Year's Eve

Gettysburg Abraham Lincoln Hat Raise

Gettysburg’s new event includes dropping Abraham Lincoln’s stovepipe hat in Licoln Square at midnight.

Mechanicsburg Wrench Drop

Mechanicsburg will be ringing in the new year by dropping a wrench at midnight near 53 E. Main St.

York White Rose Drop

York will host their annual White Rose drop in Continental Square.

New Bloomfield Huckleberry Drop

New Bloomfield’s annual Huckleberry Drop will take place in the town’s square.