Here’s how it works: every Thursday beginning July 21, up to six local restaurants set up shop on Tussey Mountain. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., and admission is $5 (FREE for kids under 12!). That $5 also buys you one vote – the power is in your hands, so use a Wet-Nap and choose wisely. By the end of the night, votes are tallied and the winner of the round is announced. The seventh week of... MORE
Kevin Lloyd watches as whiskey barrels that look like they might burst at the rivets are loaded into Big Spring Spirits’ warehouse in Bellefonte: 141 in total.
Lloyd, co-owner and the distillery’s production manager, says they’ll have to use an offsite facility to store barrels eventually. For now, the red brick building that was originally part of the Pennsylvania Match Company, does a... MORE
Lloyd, co-owner and the distillery’s production manager, says they’ll have to use an offsite facility to store barrels eventually. For now, the red brick building that was originally part of the Pennsylvania Match Company, does a fine job of storing batches, housing the equipment to make it, and providing space for a classy tasting room complete with a long bar, comfy chairs, and a... MORE
Rotelli’s – Chef Dave Krauth
Gemelli Bakers – Chef Tony Sapia
Gigi’s Sothern Table – Chef John Clickner II
Harrison’s Wine Grill & Catering – Chef Harrison Schailey
Faccia Luna – Chefs Greenleaf & Gibboney
El Gringo – Chef Ben Stanley
Allen Street Grill – Chef Bert Burger and more!
The farmers’ market will have a tasty array of meats, cheeses,... MORE
BYOB (Bring Your Own Bags).
Vendors will have plastic bags on hand, but it’s always wise to come prepared with more durable reusable totes. Consider wrapping frozen items and wet produce or flowers in plastic bags, then double bagging... MORE
You can experience the Kentucky Derby in style at Brookmere Winery in Belleville on May 7 from 4-10 p.m. The winery is situated in Amish country on a beautiful estate that includes a B&B built in 1866, a repurposed barn and event pavilion. Watch the derby on the big screens while enjoying derby fare catered by local restaurant... MORE
“People have been extremely supportive of this concept, so we wanted to keep everyone abreast of the progress,” said Monica Gastiger, “We are very excited about its prospects and hope to have news to share in the near future.”
The Gastigers value the... MORE
by Matthew Manahan
Our downtown is no flashy metropolis, but there are plenty of good times to be had if you’re visiting for the weekend! As a senior here at Penn State, I know my way around town. Here are my recommendations for places to visit the next time you visit.
It has been ranked amongst the best college bars by publications such as... MORE