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Jun 14, 2019 01:46pm
By Curtis Stratton Summer fun in Happy Valley is never far away. Whether it’s crossing off your bucket list with a visit to Penn’s Cave, afternoon fun for the kids at WildRiver Waterpark or a family trip to see the...
Jun 14, 2019 01:17pm
This July, downtown State College will transform into a Festival destination for the 53rd year in a row. From July 10-14, the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts will bring us five sunny days of art, music and...
Jun 10, 2019 10:17am
  Did you know that Pennsylvania’s deepest gorge AND biggest lake can be found within an hour’s drive of State College? Jack’s Narrows and Raystown Lake are two superlative features of Central Pennsylvania’s landscape,...
Jun 07, 2019 10:47am
Father’s Day is right around the corner, and it’s time to start planning the day your dad deserves...Happy Valley style! Whether your dad likes spending time outdoors, watching a game or enjoying some craft beers, we’re...
Jun 07, 2019 10:39am
By Laura Zaks “F” isn’t just for “fun” — it stands for “family fun,” and where else can it best exist other than the happiest valley in the world? So, as summer rolls in with its warm and sunny disposition, it’s time to...
Jun 07, 2019 10:30am
By Laura Zaks There doesn’t exactly exist a treasure map when it comes Happy Valley. There is no “x marks the spot,” no golden fleece or even a centaur waiting to guide your quest — no matter how much we might wish...
May 30, 2019 10:38am
All-Big Ten Conference first-team selection Lamar Stevens announced his intent to return to Penn State for his senior season in 2019-20 on Wednesday. The league’s top returning scorer and rebounder, the 6-8, 230-lb....
May 28, 2019 03:01pm
By Laura Zaks “Birthdays come alive when kids fly.” When Peter Pan and Tinker Bell’s pixie dust are out of the picture, it’s time to get creative on how to lift off into the air — and trampolines from wall to wall just...
May 28, 2019 02:55pm
By Christen Bell You can find one State College’s newest, family-friendly venues at 200 Ellis Place! C3 Sports Indoor Complex recently completed a 40,000+ square foot addition to their space, making it a perfect venue...

Penn Stater Abroad

By Natasha Schlaffer

Big Ten Hockey Tournament comes to Pegula

Your Blue-White Game 411

Let’s face it: ever since the 2018 football season ended, we’ve been waiting for the Bl

Prepare for Summer Fun

As April sheds its last shower, May rolls around and half of State College is gone.

Make a Weekend of the Central PA Home and Garden Show

Make your weekend bloom and shine with the show that truly “shows.”

The Central PA Home and Garden Show is the largest home improvement and product showcase in central Pennsylvania, geared for all those who want the best of the best when it comes to home modeling.

Top Picks for St. Patrick’s Day

State College–Whether or not you have the “luck of the Irish” in your blood, there’s no denying St. Patrick’s Day is a time of fun and festivity in Happy Valley. Local businesses are offering an array of Irish-inspired food and drink to satisfy nearly every lad and lass. Here are options to help you celebrate the wearing of the green this March 17.

Mark Your Return to Happy Valley at Penn State’s We Are Weekend

Penn State’s We Are Weekend is fast approaching, and now is the perfect time to prepare for this exciting, once-a-year event! Experience the pride and culture of Penn State again, when you attend this fun-filled weekend, scheduled to run May 31–June 2.

Enhance your Harlem Globetrotters experience with the best Happy Valley has to offer

Happy Valley is no stranger to great basketball, particularly from our Penn State Nittany Lions. But when it comes to showmanship, creativity and entertainment, nothing beats the world-class Harlem Globetrotters.

A Three-Part Piano Recital You Don’t Want to Miss

“Life is a lot like a piano—what you get out of it depends on how you play it.”

— Thomas Lehrer

Last-Minute Valentine's Day Ideas

Oh, boy! Clicking on this article means one of two things.

One: you have an idea for what to do with your significant other on February 14, but you don’t think it’s good enough…


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