Happy Valley Music Fest 2017

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STATE COLLEGE, PA   April 21, 2017 – Happy Valley Music Fest, formerly Summer’s Best Music Fest, has announced the final acts in the 2017 line up, with The Spin Doctors and Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires headlining the two-day, four-stage schedule. “We’re excited about the level of talent we have for the festival this […]

SUMMER’S BEST MUSIC FEST UNVEILS 2016 LINEUP WITH NATIONAL ACTS

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STATE COLLEGE, PA   March 15, 2016 – Today the Summer’s Best Music Fest unveiled a lineup that’s bigger and better than ever, with headliners Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds and Doyle Bramhall II on top of the two-day, five-stage schedule. For the first time, the festival will feature a beer garden. “This is our […]

The Polar Express Returns to Downtown State College

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As Downtown State College prepares for the holiday season, the Schlow Centre Region Library and the Downtown Improvement District are working together to prepare for the annual Polar Express event. A tradition since the 1990’s, families from the Centre Region and beyond come together for a reading of The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg, […]

2015 Fall Festival

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State College families and visitors joined us for some awesome autumn fun at the 16th Annual Downtown Fall Festival!  Located on S Allen St, there was something for everyone to enjoy. Activities for families included pumpkin decorating where children could pick their very own from the pumpkin patch, as well as a bounce house, fun house, pony rides, […]