August First Friday Highlights

If you attended August’s First Friday, you can agree that Downtown State College was consumed by a variety of activities and entertainment. We would like to give a big Thank You to all of the downtown businesses as well as the performers who participated in the fun-filled evening! We would also like to give our […]

Welcome Bistrozine to Downtown State College!

Love food, love life. The premise is simple, yet the execution is the result of a lifelong dream and years of patience for owner Joe Liu. After spending many years traveling and living in Europe, and many more in the restaurant business in New York, Joe decided the time had come to call upon the […]

July First Friday Highlights

July’s First Friday offered a variety of activities and entertainment! Thank you to all of the businesses and performers who contributed–and thank you to the public for coming out and supporting Downtown State College! Here are some of our favorite images from the event! The next First Friday is August 3rd, don’t miss it!   […]

Mid-State Literacy Council: Giving Back to the Community

Are you looking to give back to the State College community or in need of a rewarding volunteer experience? The Mid-State Literacy Council is a small, comprehensive learning space for anyone looking to improve their English. This non-profit group provides adult education instruction in Centre and Clearfield Counties. “The Council offers basic literacy, English as […]

Summer’s Hot New Spot: Salúd Juicery & Wellness Bar

Looking for a new spot this summer to help you beat the heat? Well look no further than Downtown State College’s newest addition, “Salúd Juicery & Wellness Bar.” Having opened at the end of May and located on the corner of South Fraser Street and West Calder Way, this new eatery offers a variety of […]

June First Friday Highlights

June’s First Friday was a hit! Here are some of the Downtown State College Improvement District’s favorite images from the event! Thank you to all of the businesses and performers who contributed–and thank you to the public for coming out and supporting Downtown State College! Hope you’re getting excited for our next First Friday, July […]

5 Historic Places Every State College Resident Must Visit

Do you know that Downtown State College holds a treasure trove of history? Many historic gems can be found in what are probably some of your most frequented spots downtown, and they are marked with bronze plaques that share the history of the location.  In honor of the recent installation of the historic plaque dedicated […]

Activities: May 7- May 13

What’s happening? EVENTS 5/7 – Monday Movie Series: Embrace of the Serpent @ The State Theatre 5/7 – Ballet for Adults ~ 5 Weeks @ Movement Arts Studio 5/7 – Magic Mondays w/ Timothy Cook @ Webster’s 5/7 – Team Feud Trivia @ Bill Pickle’s 5/8 – Wood Sign Lettering @ The Makery 5/8 – […]

Activities: April 23-29

What’s happening? EVENTS: 4/23 – PSUkulele End of Year Showcase @ Webster’s 4/23 – Monday Movie Series: Alive and Kicking @ The State Theatre 4/23 – Ballet for Adults ~ 5 Weeks @ Movement Arts Studio 4/23 – Magic Mondays w/ Timothy Cook @ Webster’s 4/23 – SouthPaw Mondays @ The Phyrst 4/23 – Weekly […]

Activities: April 16-21

What’s happening? THIS WEEK: Appalachian Outdoors Winter Clearance Sale THIS WEEK: Makery Summer Camp Registration Now Open 4/16 – Get Out the Voter Registration @ Webster’s 4/16 – Monday Movie Series: Chocolat @ The State Theatre 4/16 – Weekly FIFA 18 Tourney @ Primanti Bros. 4/16 – SouthPaw Mondays @ The Phyrst 4/16 – Milkshake […]