Central PA Gluten Free Expo

11/07/2020

2020 is Virtual! The annual Greater Philly Gluten Free Expo features vendors, presentations and door prizes in a fantastic one day gluten-free event with tons of samples! Over 2,200 guests looking for gluten-free options attend our expo. This expo will bring together those with celiac disease, gluten sensitivities and anyone living a GF lifestyle with …

State College Arts and Craft Show

10/18/2014 to 10/19/2014

The Craft Show is annual event hosted by the State College Lions Club Foundation.  Come to the picturesque valley and it’s Nittany Mall to enjoy some of the best in local and regional arts.  Proceeds from this event and ones like it go to helping people like those who need help with medical problems, and student scholarships

The Great Insect Fair

09/28/2019

The Great Insect Fair is Centre County’s annual extravaganza celebrating creepy-crawlies with loads of activities, games, crafts, tasty treats and fun for everyone! We have outgrown our current venue in the Ag Arena and will be moving the Great Insect Fair into the Bryce Jordan Center. This controlled environment is an all-in-one location and will benefit …

Happy Valley Music Fest

05/31/2019 to 06/01/2019

Come downtown State College and support local musicians and snag some deals at the annual Summer’s Best Music Fest! Enjoy a day full of local music, exciting attractions such as a pet parade, and much more during this year’s festival. Summer’s Best Music Fest will take place on Allen Street and along Calder Way.

PennFaire

PennFaire is a fully student-driven, one-day-only renaissance festival at the main Penn State campus.  To the extent that it is fully student-driven, the festival is woefully small, but it is also exceedingly high-spirited.  In a university campus that houses tens of thousands of smart, ambitious and maybe even nerdy individuals, the maxim of all these …

Central PA 4th Fest

07/04/2019

The fireworks show at the Central PA 4th Fest is one of the best in the entire nation.  Incomprehensibly huge, and choreographed with expert skill to contemporary music played through the radio stations, it is a spectacle not to be experienced anywhere else.  So great is the show that 4th Fest has long been touted …

First Night State College

12/31/2019

State College holds the Annual First Night Festival on December 31 into January 1. This is a wonderful family, Alcohol free, full of fun event! With Hundreds of things to do, you will be busy from sunset to sunrise. Famous for its Ice Sculptures, the Festival is filled with amazing art pieces and booths to …