Frequently Asked Questions


Is there an admission fee to get in?

Nope! Hickory Falls offers free parking and free admission to everyone. Our activities are pay-as-you-play! You can either purchase individual attractions or a game card and load it with money for the activities and video games that we offer. You can also purchase an All-Day Pass for unlimited mini golf, laser tag, go-karts, indoor play area and virtual reality!

Is Hickory Falls open year round?

Yes! We are open every day except Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. However, our hours will change according to the season. While our outdoor attractions and games are weather permitting, we have tons of indoor games, food and fun for any weather! For special seasonal hours call us at (717) 632-9907.

What is a Game Card?

We use an advanced debit card system in which participants need a Game Card to play games, earn e-tickets and experience our attractions. Game Cards can be reused over again and again and any unused value never expires! Guests (ages 13 and over) may also register their Game Card at any kiosk to keep track of their balance and earn rewards!

What kind of deals does Hickory Falls have for my group or organization?

Hickory Falls has several group packages available for school field trips, churches, sports teams, family reunions and corporate events. We can also do custom packages, private events, after hour parties and lock-ins, fundraisers and spirit nights. (717) 632-9907 or email To receive group rates, please call (717) 632-9907 or email Groups must make a paid deposit to reserve their event with us.

Does Hickory Falls have gift cards?

We sell gift cards at Hickory Falls! Gift cards can be used on Attractions, Arcade Games and Food from our Cafe. Gift Cards cannot be used towards the purchase of Birthday Party Packages, Bookings of the Cascade Room or Private Party Rooms.

What is Play Value and how is it used?

Play Value is used for arcade play, tokens & attractions. All activities are priced in Play Value dollar increments. See Pricing Information for more details. Play Value cannot be used towards the purchase of All-Day Passes, Party Packages or Snack Bar food. Play Value does not expire, and will remain on the card for your next visit. Sorry, Play Value cannot be refunded or exchanged.

How much do games, rides and attractions cost?

Attractions range between $3 and $9 each. Most arcade games require Play Value and range from $.75 to $2.00 each. For games that require tokens, they are 4 tokens per $1 of Play Value and all token games are 1 token ($.25)! See Attraction Pricing and Arcade Game Pricing for individual game or attraction prices.

Can I bring outside food or beverages inside Hickory Falls?

No, we do not allow any outside food or beverage in Hickory Falls with the exception of a birthday cake with a booked birthday party package. We do have a Cafe that has a selection of food and drinks available for purchase, PLUS Rita's Italian Ice.

Where is Hickory Falls?

110 Hickory Lane
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 632-9907
Hickory Falls is located near Hanover Crossing Shopping Center in Hanover, PA, right along Route 194. We are in located about an hour from Baltiomre, MD and Harrisburg, PA. Less than 30 minutes from Gettysburg and York, PA Take a look at our travel directions for more information.

What forms of payment do you take?

We accept all major debit and credit cards and cash. We do not accept checks for walk-in guests. Business checks for group packages may be accepted with prior approval only.

How old do you have to be to work at Hickory Falls?

You have to be at least 16 years of age; weekend and holiday availability is a must. Want to apply? Find out more details here!

What time does the Hickory Falls Cafe close?

The Hickory Falls Cafe is open during our normal business hours, with the exception of Fridays and Saturdays, where we close 30 prior to the Fun Center closing.

OPERATIONS UPDATE! June 10, 2020 - Go-Karts, Laser Tag and MORE!

We are seeing happy faces again. Guests are already playing Mini Golf, enjoying Go-kart Racing, competing with Laser Tag and enjoying Rita’s Frozen Treats. On Friday June 12 ALL of our attractions and services will be operational. We can hardly wait for the reopening of Virtual Reality Gaming, Rollerball, the Play Area and the Arcades this Friday. While our food counter is open for orders, limited indoor seating in our airconditioned Lighthouse Point Café will be available Friday June 12. Outside picnic tables and benches are available now. Hickory Falls continues to protect our guest’s and staff’s health and bolster safety precautions. We are sanitizing and re-sanitizing through the day our Golf gear, Go-Karts, Laser Tag equipment. We have retrained our staff in the safe handling and preparation of our frozen treats and hot foods. Hickory Falls is taking body temperatures as our employees arrive for work and sending team members back home when their body temperature exceeds the CDC guidelines. PER CDC GUIDELINES & FOR YOUR SAFETY & THE SAFETY OF OUR STAFF - - WE ARE ENCOURAGING OUR GUESTS TO WEAR FACE MASKS WHEN ENTERING OUR FACILITY & TO FOLLOW SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES. Please stay home if you are sick and 24 hours AFTER your fever as gone away. Thank you. We look forward to seeing you. Rick Martz
President Hickory Falls Family Entertainment Center

OPERATIONS UPDATE! June 26, 2020 - Lighthouse Point Cafe Hours & Kids Play Area

In an effort to provide our guests the most safe and enjoyable experience at Hickory Falls - Lighthouse Point Cafe will close nightly - Sunday - Thursday at 9:00 pm and Friday - Saturday at 9:30 pm. Our Play Area will also be closing one hour prior to Hickory Falls closing for deep cleaning and sanitzation.


Hickory falls Hours

Monday - Thursday

11 am - 8 pm

Friday - Saturday

11 am - 10 pm


11 am - 7 pm

All outside attractions are weather dependent and subject to closure and/or availability. Discounts are not given for unpredictable weather conditions.

Hickory Falls | 110 Hickory Lane, Hanover, PA 17331 | (717) 632-9907 | © 2019 All Rights Reserved.

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