First Night

Ring in 2019 in Downtown State College! Enjoy New Year’s Eve at a local restaurant, take in the holiday atmosphere with carved ice sculptures and festive musical and visual entertainment – it’s fun for the whole family! First Night State College will take place in downtown State College, PA and on the University Park campus of Penn […]

First Friday: Holiday Pop Up Party at the Makery!

Join us for a holiday kickoff right in downtown State College! We’ll have cocktails, carols, and the very best local makers market, all in our festive, fun art studio! For more information check out: https://www.facebook.com/events/726168784523606/

First Friday: Holiday Pop Up Party at the Makery!

Join us for a holiday kickoff right in downtown State College! We’ll have cocktails, carols, and the very best local makers market, all in our festive, fun art studio! For more information check out: https://www.facebook.com/events/726168784523606/

First Friday: Jana Marie Foundation Exhibit

The Expect More Store presents “Expressions” by Jana Marie Foundation during First Friday! Stop by to view this art exhibit and enjoy cheeses, wine, and beer. Since its incorporation in February 2012, Jana Marie Foundation has devoted its energy to opening minds and saving lives through educational programming and community mobilization to empower young people […]

Beeswax Cloth Food Wrap Class

Cloth wax food wraps are easy to use; flexible, water resistant, airtight and reusable. They are a great way to reduce your plastic use. Join us at The Makery as we learn about the materials and process to make these. In each class you will make 4 wraps of varying sizes. Class is $25. You […]

First Friday: Jana Marie Foundation Exhibit

The Expect More Store presents “Expressions” by Jana Marie Foundation during First Friday! Stop by to view this art exhibit and enjoy cheeses, wine, and beer. Since its incorporation in February 2012, Jana Marie Foundation has devoted its energy to opening minds and saving lives through educational programming and community mobilization to empower young people […]

Weekend Events November 1st-3rd

Are you looking for something fun to do this  weekend? Look no further! Downtown State College Improvement District has got you covered. Continue reading to discover events happening in and around downtown between Friday, November 1st and Sunday, November 3rd. Enjoy! Friday, November 1 Infant Massage                    […]

#WEART Show with Artist Tom Mosser

As an artist, Tom Mosser is always looking around for ideas. In the alleyway dumpster near his studio a discarded tire became a paintbrush to get tread marks on his canvas. “That’s how I ended up painting with balls,” said Mosser, a Pittsburgh-based painter and muralist whose work appears in sports venues across the country. […]

Weekend Events October 11th-13th

Are you looking for something fun to do this  weekend? Look no further! Downtown State College Improvement District has got you covered. Continue reading to discover events happening in and around downtown between Friday, October 11th and Sunday, October 13th. Enjoy! Friday, October 11 Downtown Farmer’s Market                  […]

Pop Up Ave

Pop Up Ave is back for a Fall Market! Join us on Fraser Street and Calder Way in Downtown State College for a unique shopping experience. There will also be live music, food vendors, beer—and it’s completely free! Check out popupave.com for more info, including our vendor lineup and music schedule.