By Holly Riddle on May 30, 2017
It’s no secret that Happy Valley is home to a variety of farmers’ markets and all-natural eats, and some of our favorite fresh-food vendors are pulling out all the stops for the upcoming spring season. You’ll even find some brand-new restaurants in town that are sure to offer up a selection of fabulously fresh, spring-inspired menu items.
By Holly Riddle on April 03, 2017
Brunch is hardly a new idea, but as it becomes more accessible to those living outside the realm of posh eateries and hefty menu prices, it has been experiencing a revitalization. Now, there’s no need to be in a big city or to pay top dollar for a fantastic brunch experience. Top restaurants in destinations such as State College are jumping on the bandwagon and offering up world-class brunch menus that easily fit every taste. Whether you’re looking for a hearty, belly-filling breakfast, or a light and elegant start to your day, or even a cure for a wicked hangover, you can find it all.
By Holly Riddle on April 03, 2017
The Penn Stater
The Penn Stater, located in Innovation Park, offers top-notch amenities and beautifully-appointed rooms. Their two in-hotel restaurants are perfect spring destinations for both lunch and dinner. Find out what’s in store this spring!
Pub Food and Craft Beers at Legends
By Holly Swanson on November 22, 2016
There’s never been a better time to establish yourself in Happy Valley, whether that means buying a year-round home, starting a new business or committing to visit several times a year. As our local population grows, so, too, do small businesses. Here’s a sampling of a few of our favorite new restaurants and corporations that are happy to great new customers.
The Melt Shack
218 E. Calder Way, State College
By Cara Aungst on November 14, 2016
Leave hibernation to the bears - not the Lions! You can turn basketball season into a winter getaway with the Slam Dunk Package at The Penn Stater – it includes overnight accommodations with a breakfast buffet for two, and two best-available game tickets to see the Penn State men’s or women’s basketball teams heat up the Bryce Jordan Center. There is even complimentary transportation to and from the BJC for your convenience.
By Cara Aungst on October 11, 2016
Penn State's premier hotels, The Nittany Lion Inn on campus and The Penn Stater located in Innovation Park, are ready for your visit back to Happy Valley. With golf packages, game weekend seafood buffets, Sunday brunches and events around the holidays, your visit back to Happy Valley just got more delicious!
Golf and Fishing Packages
By Cara Aungst on September 26, 2016
Save room for these decadent treats hand-spun with your favorite Berkey Creamery ice cream flavors at The Field Burger and Tap at Toftrees. They feature both hard and classic milkshakes in delicious flavors like Salted Caramel Pretzel Caramel, S' mores, Death By Chocolate, Chocolate Peanut Butter Chocolate, Mudslide and Birthday Cake.
By Jessica Hallman on September 12, 2016
Happy Valley Comes to the Rescue with Fantastic Family-Friendly Dining Options
By Cara Aungst on October 31, 2015
With October coming to an end, many of us are beginning to decide on who is making or bringing what on the biggest feast of the year, Thanksgiving. But have you ever taken in to consideration the option of not cooking at all and pigging out all day. Well there are five restaurants within the land of Happy Valley that are willing to make it a very option for you and your family.