Park Free All Day in Downtown State College

Enjoy free parking downtown including unlimited free parking in the Pugh, Beaver and Fraser Street garages…just look for the big red bow!  It’s our gift to you…Happy Holidays!

Military Appreciation First Friday

In partnership with Penn State University and Military Appreciation Week, November’s First Friday will celebrate the contributions of our service members, veterans and their families. The November 2nd event will take place in Downtown State College from 5-8 pm, culminating on the 100 block of South Fraser Street with military vehicles and organizations, live performances […]

State College Culture Crawl and Festival

This monthly festival showcases original art, handmade products and live music on the second Sunday of the month through October. Calder way is closed to allow for dozens of vendors, artisans and musicians to line the street! Enjoy the festival while taking advantage of free parking on Sunday’s downtown!


All on-street meters, parking lots and garages operated by the Borough of State College will be FREE   STATE COLLEGE, PA   December 16, 2016 – Holiday shoppers have been enjoying FREE parking in the Beaver Avenue, Fraser Street and Pugh Street Garages with special 4-hour holiday validations from Downtown businesses since just after Thanksgiving, but […]

Park FREE this Holiday Season!

Park in the Fraser Street, Pugh Street and Beaver Avenue garages for FREE all season long, with validations from Downtown Businesses! Plus, enjoy FREE parking in Downtown as you finish up your holiday shopping!   All municipal parking (in the garages, the municipal lots and street meters) is free of charge from Sunday, December 18th through […]