Both State College and Penn State offer a wide variety of entertainment options, from 26 bars and clubs in the downtown area to a number of music and performance venues, including the Bryce Jordan Center and The State Theatre. Happy Valley has hosted such performing greats as Kanye West, Bruce Springsteen, Florida Georgia Line, and The Weeknd. Student groups like SOMA and SPA also provide both national acts and student art and entertainment on campus and the community is home to an up-and-coming local music scene.
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The Penn State community will also have the opportunity to vote on an additional speaker for the spring semester.
The University Park Airport will host tours of a World War II-era B-17 bomber starting August 28.
Two former Nittany Lion wrestlers will be on the bill for the Mixed Martial Arts live event that will feature a world title match between Ryan Bader and Linton Vassell.
Penn State junior and rapper Matt Freiler (AKA Matty Fresh) wrote an anthem for Saquon Barkley to increase the hype surrounding the 2017 football season.
The rapper out of Ventura, CA is best known for his song “iSpy,” which features Lil Yachty and peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.
According to a report from Deadline, the roles of Sue and Scott Paterno have been cast in HBO’s upcoming movie about Joe Paterno, which stars Al Pacino as the late Penn State football coach.
Organizers called off the festival Tuesday — taking down the website and shutting down its social media accounts — due to rising costs of holding the event and sub-par ticket sales.
The Weeknd will commence the second phase of his Starboy World Tour at the Bryce Jordan Center on Wednesday, Sept. 6.
Karoondinha Music Festival announced the remainder of its lineup, including Chance the Rapper, Paramore, and Young the Giant.
Though Two Door Cinema Club honestly wasn’t the caliber of headliner we expected for this year’s Movin’ On, that doesn’t mean they didn’t put on a solid performance.
All Time Low’s Movin’ On performance was fun, I guess, but not really the trip down memory lane that most of the college-aged crowd was hoping for.
The Battle of the Bands-winning group comes from Altoona and is known for its motto: “We get up to get down. Plain and simple. A positive wave looking for willing participants.” Formed in 2015, the band’s major opportunity came Friday as openers for bands like All Time Low and Two Door Cinema Club.
If you weren’t able to catch the debate, we’ve got every topic covered and a possible hint at another political run for office.
The showcase will feature performing arts groups like the Penn State Thespians, RAM Squad, and The Coda Conduct.
At the base of a mountain known for skiing, Post Malone and Kirko Bangz took the stage and performed at the inaugural Spring Fest in front of a few thousand students who were celebrating the 4/20 holiday.
The two political heavyweights will debate the topic of “American Politics: Where We Are and Where We Should Go.”
Penn State alum Brandon Scott Wolf has started a religion and is calling you to follow him, both literally and figuratively.
Saturday Night Live cast members Pete Davidson and Alex Moffat showcased their stand-up routines in Eisenhower Auditorium Wednesday.
Go Go Gadjet will be back performing a free concert on the HUB lawn at 8 p.m. on April 20 as part of PS i(heart)U Week.
A lifetime love of magazines, a semester abroad in Madrid, and a desire to learn and grow at Penn State helped Lyndsay Green create a vision for her own magazine, her very own “beauty atlas.”
SPA put on another lecture on Monday night, hosting noted French explorer and filmmaker Jean-Michel Cousteau.
Gaffigan spent the second half of the show talking about prostate exams, hot pockets, and his hilarious experience with the Pope in Philadelphia.