Discover family-friendly things to do in York, from shopping to ice-skating

Recharge in your room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites after exploring Perrydell Farm Dairy, the Colonial Courthouse, or other top things to do in the area. Pack your golf clubs for an outing at Heritage Hills Golf Resort and your skates for a stop at York Ice Arena. You can fulfill that bucket-list wish with a ride in a hot-air balloon at AE Balloon Flights or keep your feet on the ground for a tour of Harley-Davidson Vehicle Operations. Prefer to shop instead? Browse for home goods and holiday decor at Christmas Tree Hill, or pick up some fresh produce to take home from Markets at Shrewsbury. Here for a sports tournament? We’re less than four miles from the York Expo Center and just 19 miles from Spooky Nook Sports.

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AE Balloon Flights

7.06 mi / 11.36 km from the hotel
For a bird’s-eye view of the area, including the Susquehanna River, schedule a tour in a colorful hot-air balloon.

Spooky Nook Sports

18.87 mi / 30.37 km from the hotel
This massive sports complex hosts games, tournaments, and training camps. You can also reserve the arcade and climbing wall for birthday parties or other celebrations.

Christmas Tree Hill

4.06 mi / 6.53 km from the hotel
In addition to holiday goods, Christmas Tree Hill also sells candles, home decor, and gifts.

Colonial Courthouse

3.02 mi / 4.87 km from the hotel
Visit the site where the Continental Congress signed the Articles of the Confederation in 1777.

Harley-Davidson Vehicle Operations

4.03 mi / 6.49 km from the hotel
Motorcycle enthusiasts won’t want to miss the chance to see how the iconic Harley-Davidson motorcycles are assembled. Various tour options and a gift shop are available.

Heritage Hills Golf Resort

2.33 mi / 3.74 km from the hotel
Get in a round of golf at this championship 18-hole course, or go snow tubing and ice-skating in the winter.


24.85 mi / 39.99 km from the hotel
Ride roller coasters, fly down waterslides, visit zoo animals, and taste delicious chocolate treats within four parks at this family-friendly destination.

Markets at Shrewsbury

8.68 mi / 13.97 km from the hotel
Browse fresh produce, homemade food items, and much more at this Amish market, featuring dozens of vendors.

Wolfgang Confectioners

4.59 mi / 7.38 km from the hotel
In operation since 1921, Wolfgang Confectioners produces a variety of sweet treats. Stop by to shop for your favorite chocolate-covered candy.

York Barbell

7.05 mi / 11.34 km from the hotel
Take a tour of the plant that has been manufacturing dumbbells and barbells used by Olympic medalists since 1932. Don’t miss the Weightlifting Hall of Fame during your visit.

York Expo Center

3.91 mi / 6.3 km from the hotel
There’s always something happening at the York Expo Center, from sports tournaments and car shows to hobbyist events.

York Ice Arena

1.92 mi / 3.08 km from the hotel
Show off your fancy footwork at this ice arena, which features public skate times on its two large rinks.