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Dry Gulch Railroad at Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane.

Are you heading out to enjoy the holidays in Hershey this weekend?

Before you go, take a minute to look at just what it take to put on a holiday extravaganza like Hersheypark’s Christmas Candylane and Hershey Sweet Lights

Both events open Friday and run through Jan. 1.

Lights, rides, Santa and more at Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane opening Friday

Here’s a look at the Hersheypark Christmas display, by the numbers: 

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Brilliant lights on display  at Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane.

4 million decorative lights

665,000 ounces of hot chocolate sold

250,000 dancing lights in the NOEL light show

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The Lancaster County region has a few drive-through Christmas light displays, including Hershey Sweet Lights.

600 illuminated, animated displays in Sweet Lights.

50-foot tall Kissmas tree

37 operating days through the season

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No it's not Rudolph! But Vixen is saying hello at Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane

11 acres in ZooAmerica

9 reindeer (including Rudolph!)

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 SooperdooperLooper is one of six coasters open at Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane.

6 roller coasters open (weather permitting)

2 harbor seals (who will still be performing in "Our Friends From the Sea’’)

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 Santa hears Christmas wishes from a little visitor at Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane.

And of course 1 and only 1 SANTA CLAUS!


Check out video from Candylane below: