People are passionate about music around here. The announcement of Blake Shelton as Beaver Stadium’s first musical performer was met with a divided reaction. Country lovers rejoiced, while others were—to put it mildly—not so pleased. What’s important to remember is that in Happy Valley, you can see live music of every kind. Between the BJC, Eisenhower Auditorium, Schwab Auditorium, The... MORE
After weeks of waiting and many guesses, Penn State Athletics has announced that the first concert in Beaver Stadium on July 8, 2017 will be headlined by Blake Shelton. Shelton will be one of five country acts in the lineup for the "Happy Valley Jam", along with Chris Young, Big & Rich, David Ray, and Adley Stump. The night will also mark another big first for Beaver Stadium:... MORE
Penn State plays against Iowa for one of our very last home game weekends of the season. Here's how to make the most of it.
Penn State made a massive announcement last Saturday night before the Ohio State game: that Beaver Stadium will host its first concert ever on July 8, 2017. There have been whispers of it happening for some time—as many stadiums have begun to double as concert venues for years—but it was always a mystery whether or not the university would pull that plug. Now, it’s officially on. The catch... MORE
In Central Pennsylvania, it feels impossible to go anywhere during the fall without getting a good look at the colorful trees. But there are some places you can go to step up your leaf-viewing game.
There are a ton of spooky things to do for Halloween in Happy Valley. The only question is, are you brave enough to try them? Haunted Miner’s Maze and Flashlight Tours at Penn’s Cave 10/28 & 10/29, 6-9 p.m. Take a tour of Happy Valley’s historic cave by flashlight while hearing its ancient legends and spooky tales, or explore the dimly lit miner’s maze for an eerie (but... MORE
The State College Spikes and Centre LifeLink EMS are bringing this year's safest and most fun children's trick-or-treating event -- Safe and Seen -- to Medlar Field this Saturday from 4-6! The event is designed for young trick-or-treaters and their families and includes fun activities for children and their families. Admission and parking are free. Kids... MORE
You’ve come to Happy Valley plenty of times. If it’s here, you and your crew have done it—until now. Meet Happy Valley Tour Adventures! It’s your escape from the norm and promises to be your new favorite brag‑about. “Winery and brewery tours are a big part of other cities, and it was something that was missing here in State College,” owner Chris Wolf said about his... MORE
World renowned dance and theater company Pilobolus brings its famed production Shadowland to Happy Valley next week (Tuesday, October 18). The show brilliantly combines dance and shadow theater, humor and drama, and everything in between for a first-of-its-kind experience. It tells the tale of a teenage girl, played by Heather Jeane Favretto, who falls asleep one night only to... MORE
Fall is here. While football is top of mind, there are many more ways to celebrate the season in Happy Valley. Here is a roundup of the best fall festivals, events, and activities in the region. October 7-29 (Fridays & Saturdays) 33rd Edition--Annual Ghost & Goblins Tour Lincoln Caverns & Whisper Rocks Fridays & Saturdays October 7 & 8, 14... MORE