Welcome Auntie Anne’s, Cinnabon, and Carvel!

Attention late night snackers… Auntie Anne’s, Cinnabon, and Carvel just opened in Downtown State College with late hours and plenty of sweet and salty treats for your cravings! They opened to the public on Valentine’s Day, making it the perfect sweet treat to share with a loved one! The grand opening celebration will be Thursday, […]

The Happy Valley Holiday Shoppe

With the holiday season just around the corner, downtown State College has a new store that will meet all of your needs! Located at 325 E. Calder Way, The Happy Valley Holiday Shoppe is a place that anyone with holiday spirit will love. When Cheap Thrills, the clothing store that formally sat in the shop’s […]

Welcome Three Little Birds Boutique!

Opening in their third location, Three Little Birds comes to Downtown State College! Located at 220 E. Calder Way, the boutique brings fashionable everyday wear to State College. Stop in and check them out now and plan on attending their grand opening event on November 2!  Three Little Birds is not your typical boutique. They are friendly, helpful, […]

Welcome Cape Escape!

Colorful, creative, and fun! Cape Escape brings these three words to life. In their first store on 244 East Calder Way, Cape Escape gives people the opportunity to customize capes however they would like. The store owners started off by making capes for friends and family and then moved to selling more online. Soon after, […]


Burgers and milkshakes, a classic combo.  BRGR takes this combo to the next level with their spiked milkshakes and variety of nontraditional burgers.  BRGR is slated to arrive at 122 West College Avenue in early September 2019, just in time for football season! Of course they offer yummy classic burgers but if you’re in the […]

Roots Natural Kitchen

Roots Natural Kitchen, opening July 1 in Downtown State College, serves delicious “feel good” food for an affordable price.  The two most important aspects of Roots is nature and taste. The owners of Roots Natural Kitchen believe that when it comes to food, it’s important to trust nature to give us the nutrients and vitamins […]

Downtown Welcomes 3 Dots!

Dot Dot Dot… 3 Dots is opening in June and the possibilities are endless! 3 Dots is a unique space like none other designed to enhance one’s artistic experience. The space supports all local talent, like art, performance, food and music, creating a hub for creativity and possibilities. So if you want to display your […]

Frutta Bowls Mixing Nutrition & Community in State College

Frutta Bowls is coming to Beaver Avenue! Founded in 2016 on the values of health, wellness, and community, Frutta Bowls is a nationally-known, nutritious restaurant that prides itself on giving back. Their menu relies on key ingredients such as Acai, Pitaya, and Kale. While these form the basis of each bowl, they come with a […]