The 2020 Hershey Open was held on August 13-15 at the Hersheypark Arena. Our adults-only competition, the new Neal Wood Memorial Open was merged into Saturday.
It wasn't without its challenges, but we did it, staying safe to boot! See you next August!
The Entryeeze link for the 2020 Hershey Open is here: http://comp.entryeeze.com/Home.aspx?cid=196
Due to safety and health considerations, vendors will be available only online this year.
NORTHERN ICE AND DANCE Please visit our friends, Northern Ice and Dance, at the link below using code HERSHEY2020 for special discounts!
Thanks to Vision Photo and Video LLC, in addition to the video download of events skaters are getting (everything but elements and compulsories), we intend to have a Live Feed on Facebook. Quality and steady stream are dependent upon Arena internet.
6.0 and IJS results at the link below.
Hershey Open Results
Our COVID Health and Safety Plan and PA requires for size of gatherings requires precise, timed movement through the Arena during the competition and for practice ice. The documents below will explain some important issues.
Skaters, please check email or log in to Entryeeze for the parking pass.
Parking area for skaters
Our competition is at the historic Hersheypark Arena, right next to Hersheypark and Chocolate World.
Hersheypark and Chocolate World ARE OPEN, but require an online reservation so they can limit entry numbers.
Please be aware: To implement recommended state and federal safety guidelines, all guests, except for Season Pass Holders, must reserve a date for their Hersheypark® visit in advance. (This is a separate process from buying tickets; tickets must be purchased first, then you will input the barcode/ticket # into this reservation link). https://www.hersheypark.com/reservations/reserve-your-day/
Required safety protocols are listed here, and include a requirement to wear a mask for anyone over age 2. https://www.hersheypark.com/safety.php
Discounted Hersheypark tickets are available to our friends and families through Hershey Figure Skating Club's e-store. Click on the link below and enter the code: 57610
Chocolate World is open 9 AM to 8 PM. and requires timed passes (2 hours max). The walk from the Arena is very short, via the new Chocolatetown plaza next to the Arena.
Information to plan a visit and to reserve your visit time online is here: https://www.hersheys.com/chocolateworld/en_us/plan-a-visit/reopening.html
The Hershey Story Museum, with a great "apprentice" program to make the museum interactive for kids, and a chocolate lab where you can make your own chocolate creation! https://hersheystory.org/
Masks are required and timed tickets are recommended to ensure your visit time is available as they limit entries. See here: https://hersheystory.org/hours-information/admission/