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Happening Now! Winter 2018


There are plenty of things to do here in Happy Valley this winter.  You can ice skate at Pegula Ice Arena, see a show at Eisenhower Auditorium, ski or tube at Tussey Mountain, or enjoy reading a book by the fireplace in your cozy guest room.  

Don't forget to purchase your Elton John tickets.  He'll be performing live at the Bryce Jordan Center on September 16, 2018.  We have a few rooms still available.  Book now!
The Broadway show, Cinderella, is at Eisenhower Auditorium on Feb. 20 and 21.  Get your 10% off your room when you show your ticket.

Fall 2017 in Happy Valley


A second NHL preseason game will take place in Hockey Valley this fall as the Pittsburgh Penguins and Buffalo Sabres square off in Pegula Ice Arena on September 19 at 7 p.m. 

2017 Halloween and Fall Foliage Excursion Trips are now onsale through the Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society.  Halloween trips are a short (1hr) excursion designed to be family friendly. For a longer ride check out our Fall Foliage excursions to Pleasant Gap, Tyrone and Sayers Dam. 


Multi-platinum selling and Grammy®-winning group Casting Crowns will make an appearance this fall for "The Very Next Thing" Tour, featuring special guest, Zach Williams at Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center on Friday, October 6, at 7 p.m.

Karoondinha Music and Arts Fest July 2017

This event may be canceled.  Please check their website for more information. Why just listen to music when there are 1,600 acres to explore? No music festival has offered a more comprehensive experience.  Karoondinha Music and Arts Festival is being held at Penns Cave and Wildlife Park in Centre Hall, PA. Reynolds Mansion is a short 14 miles/25 minute drive.

Concerts and Entertainment 2017

Big name artists perform all year round at the Bryce Jordan Center on Penn State Campus.  We offer a discount off of your room rate when you present your concert ticket.

Happy Valley Jam is going to be an amazing musical experience.  It's the first time Beaver Stadium is being used as a concert venue. Blake Shelton, Chris Young, Big and Rich, and David Ray are among some of the artists performing live on July 8th. 

The Penn State School of Music offers musical performances from free recitals to amazing full orchestra works.  Check out their calendar for more details.

One of the country's best fireworks displays is here in Happy Valley.  Check out for all of the events. Also check out for other fun summer things to do in Centre County.

The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts brings over 100,000 people to downtown State College and the University Park campus of Penn State each July to celebrate the arts! Come shop at our nationally recognized Sidewalk Sale and Exhibition, and take in performers of international, national, and regional stature on outdoor and indoor stages. You won’t want to miss our giant sand sculpture, the Downtown State College Italian Street Painting Festival, or BookFestPA. We have a full day of children’s activities, a gallery exhibition, and more!


Bellefonte's annual classic car show is Father's Day Weekend - June 19 - 21, 2015.