Due to the renovation of KidsPlace and the new STEM Design Studios, the Harsco Science Center will be closed from October 7 through November 4, 2019 (Sunoco Performance Theatre, Select Medical Digital Cinema, the WondersStore, and our Box Office will continue regular operating hours during this time).
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Holidays at Whitaker Center

With events in all three Whitaker Center venues and special events throughout, we’ve got plenty of holiday fun to unwrap this holiday season.

 

Gingerbread House Display & Contest

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CALL FOR ENTRIES for Whitaker Center’s 3rd Annual Gingerbread House

Display & Contest.  Get your sugar fix on and win fun prizes designing, building and decorating your own gingerbread house.  All are welcome to participate from local businesses, families, crafty and uncrafty!!! 

Register your house today to ensure a spot in this YUMMY display!

Deadline: Tuesday, November 19th, 2019.

 

Light Up the Night

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Light Up your Holidays with us as we kick off the season right! Join us as we unveil our gingerbread house display and festive holiday decorations, featuring beautifully decorated trees by local businesses in our Trim A Tree forest. We'll be crowning the winners of our gingerbread house contest and Santa himself will be making an appearance to hear holiday wish lists from the littles.

Get a first glance at our holiday exhibit(ion) in fun, Whitaker Wonderland, featuring a sock skate rink, snowball pit and all new for the 2019 season,  giant snowman Access to Whitaker Wonderland is included in Harsco Science Center admission!  We're offering special admission to Harsco Science Center during this event for just $10 . Families can check out what's new and enjoy some yummy treats courtesy of Hershey's Ice Cream.

 

Whitaker Wonderland

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A holiday exhibit(ion) in fun - Whitaker Wonderland offers indoor winter fun for the whole family! Take a few laps around the sock skate rink and check out the snowball pit. 

 

 

 The Polar Express 3D in Select Medical Digital Cinema

No holiday season is complete without a viewing of The Polar Express. Watching this movie in our cinema, with a four-story screen and immersive sound quality, is the only  to see this holiday favorite.

           

 Holiday Season Performances in Sunoco Performance Theater

Sunoco Performance Theater hosts live acts that will get you in the spirit of the season. Ballet, theater and live music - the holidays rock at Whitaker Center! Don't forget that show tickets make great gifts for the theater-goer on your list.

Check back soon for 2019 Holiday Season Live Performances

Check out all of the shows happening at Whitaker Center beyond the holidays

 


 The Polar Express 3D in Select Medical Digital Cinema

No holiday season is complete without a viewing of The Polar Express. Watching this movie in our cinema, with a four-story screen and immersive sound quality, is the only  to see this holiday favorite.

           


 Holiday Season Performances in Sunoco Performance Theater

Sunoco Performance Theater hosts live acts that will get you in the spirit of the season. Ballet, theater and live music - the holidays rock at Whitaker Center! Don't forget that show tickets make great gifts for the theater-goer on your list.

Check back soon for 2019 Holiday Season Live Performances

Check out all of the shows happening at Whitaker Center beyond the holidays

Photo credit: Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet

Photo credit: Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet  

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