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 […]

Polar Express

Come to the children’s department of the Schlow Centre Region Library and listen to the story of the Polar Express! Then, take a ride around the block on a trolley to Santa’s winter wonderland. During the ride, children will be given a velveteen pouch with a bell inside, and a coin to spend at Santa’s […]

Polar Express

Come to the children’s department of the Schlow Centre Region Library and listen to the story of the Polar Express! Then, take a ride around the block on a trolley to Santa’s winter wonderland. During the ride, children will be given a velveteen pouch with a bell inside, and a coin to spend at Santa’s […]

Tree Lighting

Kick off the holiday season on Allen Street from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. with a free evening of carols, cookies, and hot chocolate! Enjoy the sounds of the season with performances from a variety of community groups, and welcome Santa as he arrives to light the tree! Donations are collected for the State College Area […]

Fall Fest

Fall Festival has returned! The festival will take place on the 200 block of Allen Street from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Come on out for free pumpkins for the kids at the Pumpkin Patch, enjoy the Bounce House, Tumble Bus, Pony Rides, and more. Fun and games for the whole family! Enjoy music throughout […]

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.

Sidewalk Sale and Street Bazaar

Back by popular demand, the Downtown Sidewalk Sale is returning on August 3rd. The Sidewalk Sale will kick off after August’s First Friday from 5pm-8pm. Participating downtown businesses will have an outside presence on the sidewalks in front of their stores. On Saturday, the Sidewalk Sale will go on from 9am-4pm with participating businesses moving […]

WPSU Presents: Molly of Denali

Join us at the State Theatre for a screening of a new show on PBS Kids, Molly of Denali. Meet 10-year-old Molly Mabray, her dog Suki and her friends Tooey and Trini in the new PBS KIDS series Molly of Denali. Join the crew on their daily adventures in Alaska, from fishing to building snow […]

A Year with Frog and Toad

A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD Music by Robert Reale Lyrics by Willie Reale Developed by Adrianne Lobel Directed by Travis DeCastro and Richard St. Clair July 10–13 10 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. Playhouse Theatre Parking available at the Nittany Deck Take a break from Arts Fest and bring the family to see Frog and […]

A Year with Frog and Toad

A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD Music by Robert Reale Lyrics by Willie Reale Developed by Adrianne Lobel Directed by Travis DeCastro and Richard St. Clair July 10–13 10 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. Playhouse Theatre Parking available at the Nittany Deck Take a break from Arts Fest and bring the family to see Frog and […]