Aug 17, 2017 02:19pm
The 143rd annual Centre County Grange Fair kicked off in grand style on Wednesday night, with the coronation of this year’s Grange Fair Queen. Megan Royer, a 2017 graduate of State College Area High School, claimed the...
Aug 17, 2017 02:03pm
Penn State star running back Saquon Barkley took some time after practice on Wednesday to speak with the media. HappyValley.com caught up with Barkley. Find out what he had to say!
Aug 17, 2017 10:19am
This is it. The Wing Fest Finals are here. Tonight at Tussey Mountain, Wing Fest winners from the past several weeks will square off in the finals to see who takes home the title of 2017 Wing King. The participants are...
Aug 17, 2017 08:43am
It just wouldn’t be a summer in Happy Valley without a huge event. This summer, Beaver Stadium played host to the Happy Valley Jam, an all-day country concert. The event was was a big success. In 2018, the big event...
Aug 16, 2017 02:55pm
As temperatures begin to cool and students head back to campus, everyone is trying to squeeze as much as they can out of the last few weeks of summer. The Nittany Lion Inn has you covered. There will be another Pints on...
Aug 16, 2017 09:59am
A few weeks back, we broke down Penn State’s home slate, ranking the games from No. 7 through No. 1. In case you missed it, the White Out Game with Michigan ranked as our No. 1 game, edging out the Sept. 9 clash with...
Mar 21, 2017 01:29pm
Happy Valley continues to grow its reputation as an emerging foodie paradise, and the new construction and growth of the region has more than risen to meet these demands. Here’s our list of the best new restaurants...
Nov 20, 2016 11:36am
Penn State clinched a victory for the 7th time in a row with Saturday's 39-0 shutout against Rutgers. With only one regular season game left to play, it's time to take a look at just how big of a deal this season has...
Aug 23, 2016 06:58pm
General Parking Information Penn State Football Games Penn State Football regularly accommodates approx. + vehicles on a football Saturday and we want to help you avoid any unnecessary delays and extra costs. We...
Oct 30, 2016 09:33am
ESPN's 30 for 30 Shorts Examines the Story Behind our Famous Battle Cry "It's a definitive term... letting the world know that this is it." Do you know the story behind "WE ARE"? Hear Wally Triplett's story of how it...
Jan 31, 2017 12:21pm
Do you know about the Guinness World Record attempt happening downtown this weekend? If not, you should—because you can still be a part of it! Light Up State College will take place Saturday, February 4, in an attempt...
Aug 23, 2016 07:16pm
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The Alma Mater sounds even better when you've just beat Temple 34-27!

The Penn State football team, along with the fans, sang the alma mater after upending Temple 34-27 on Sept. 17, at Beaver Stadium. Per tradition, the Penn State Marching Blue Band performed the alma mater.

Overtime joy! Beaver Stadium breaks into a touchdown celebration after our win over Minnesota..

Saquon Barkley's game-winning touchdown in overtime kicked off a jubilant celebration at Beaver Stadium, which included the singing of the alma mater and the ringing of the Victory Bell.

 

10 Memorable Homecoming Games

Homecoming is a time for the community to welcome back alumni and to celebrate the history and traditions of Penn State with events throughout the week showcasing the different community organizations, student groups and programs throughout State College. But come Saturday afternoon, Homecoming is all about football. This year, Penn State welcomes the Maryland Terrapins to Beaver Stadium on Saturday, October 8 for the 97th Homecoming game in Nittany Lion history.

           

Saquon Barkley, Penn State's Soft-Spoken Superstar

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Remember this number. It’s historically significant, and we’ll come back to it later. For now, let’s focus on the present and near future.

Following Penn State’s 42-39 setback to Pitt earlier this month at Heinz Field, sensational sophomore running back Saquon Barkley appeared through a door and took his place behind a podium.

I’m sure he was tired. Scoring five touchdowns —which Barkley did against the Panthers — will do that to you. He’d just completed a game that would constitute a season for some players.

Trace McSorley_Minnesota postgame

Trace McSorley met with the media following Penn State's 29-26 overtime victory over Minnesota on Oct. 1, 2016, at Beaver Stadium. Hear what the quarterback said about the comeback victory, including his scramble toward the end of regulation that led to the game-tying field goal.

 

Saquon Barkley's Minnesota Postgame Interview

Saquon Barkley met with the media following Penn State's 29-26 overtime victory over Minnesota on Oct. 1, 2016, at Beaver Stadium. Hear what the star running back said about his game-winning touchdown, and how quarterback Trace McSorley led the team to the game-tying field goal in regulation.

James Franklin's Minnesota Postgame Interview

Penn State head coach James Franklin spoke with the team media following Penn State's 29-26 overtime win against Minnesota on Oct. 1, 2016, at Beaver Stadium. Hear what Franklin said about the great environment that fans provided, and how the Nittany Lions swung momentum in their comeback victory.

Penn State Minnesota Highlights

Penn State took down Minnesota 29-26 in an overtime thriller on Oct. 1, 2016, at Beaver Stadium.

Penn State-Temple highlights

Highlights from Penn State's 34-27 victory over Temple on Sept. 17, at Beaver Stadium. 

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