There are plenty of places in town where you can order a seasonally-inspired drink, but where do you head when you want to go straight to the source? Happy Valley has some fantastic wineries, breweries and distilleries. Stop by any of the favorites on our list for a seasonal variety, or the perfect holiday gift.
The holidays are here.
If you’re like most Americans, you’ll be headed to some holiday parties. Wherever you’re headed, make sure to take something special with you!
You certainly don’t want to show up at the party empty handed and there are plenty of things you can take to any get-together from right here in Happy Valley.
Here are a few ideas:
STATE COLLEGE – Kimchi Korean Restaurant's mission is simple: to delight customers with their creativity, quality and exceptional value. Since opening in 2006, Kimchi (aptly named after the spicy fermented cabbage dish) has served up the best in traditional and contemporary Korean dishes. Choose from grilled dishes, special dishes, rice dishes, vegetable dishes, noodles, stew and soup – all... MORE
STATE COLLEGE — HiWay Pizza Pub, a State College tradition known for its hand-tossed pizza pies and scratch-made food expanded the business with the opening of a second location in State College on Monday at 1301 West College Avenue.
Guests will experience a welcoming neighborhood pub and restaurant atmosphere with an extensive multi-media system including 32 screens to watch their... MORE
You may not know State College for its pizza, but we’re here to prove you wrong.
During October, which is National Pizza Month, you must make it to one of our favorite pizza places! Here’s a closer look:
Hi-Way: Hi-Way pizza has been around since 1963, adding to one of our many Penn State traditions. They offer over 29 varieties of pizzas with an unimaginable... MORE
If you have a sweet tooth like us, you need to know the best places to indulge in ice cream this fall. And with record high temperatures, why wouldn't you indulge?
Here’s a closer look at our favorites:
Momotaro: Momotaro is the newest pastry and ice cream shop in town. Upon entering the cafe, you should be prepared to choose from coffee, tea, smoothies and ice... MORE
A few weeks ago, I went to a new, impossible-to-get-into restaurant in Minneapolis. It was proudly farm-to-table and all from scratch.
“We even have a butcher right here on the premises!” our server added brightly.
“Old news,” I thought to myself while I sipped my $15 cocktail. “It's already been done.”
Terms like 'farm-to-table,' 'sustainably raised' and 'locally sourced... MORE
The first day of Fall is also National Ice Cream Cone Day! In and around Happy Valley, there are plenty of options when it comes to getting an ice cream cone. Hard ice cream? Soft serve? If you're looking for a place to go, we've got you covered with our directory.
Frozen treats: A directory
Bonfatto's (spice cream)
205 Park Place
It’s National Cheeseburger Day and there are some pretty great cheeseburgers grilling, right here in our own backyard! These 11 burgers are simply must-have. We know you probably don’t like being bossed around, but you’ll thank us later. WARNING – happyvalley.com and the establishments named below do not take responsibility for you gorging yourself on any or all of the below... MORE
If you thought doughnuts could only be eaten for breakfast… think again.
With all of the new doughnut shops on the rise, you can eat a specialty doughnut at any time of the day. Here are a few of the most popular:
Peace, Love, and Little Donuts: They are finally here, in State College! Specializing in miniature doughnuts, Peace, Love, and Little Donuts is the... MORE