Located in Centre County, Pennsylvania, State College is a college town heavily influenced by the campus life of Penn State University and have gained the nickname "Happy Valley" for its resilience during the Great Depression. Downtown State College provide the public with essential resource, accommodation, and entertainment that stretch along College Ave and Beaver Ave. In 2010, CQ Press ranked State College as the third-safest metropolitan area in the country. They say there's something magical about the Nittany Valley, where time just seems to stand still. Updates on the downtown area's current affairs and additions can be located on this topic page.
With recent additions such as Primanti Bros., Downtown State College is now home to 33 bars. In a market that saturated, the battle for customers is always fierce. Trying to stand out usually involves two main components in the college town landscapes: low prices and riotous atmospheres. However, State College’s newest addition, Liberty Craft House, has found itself what is certainly a niche downtown.
The culmination of a year’s worth of feelings about romance will inevitably result in everyone, regardless of relationship status, needing two things: food and alcohol. Lucky for you, we’ve tracked down the best dinner and drink specials in State College so that you can enjoy the night without breaking the bank.