State College offers a wide variety of entertainment options, from 18 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 Jay-Z, Bruce Springsteen, Cirque du Soleil and Lewis Black. 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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Lion Ambassadors will host their annual Lantern Tours tonight, Oct. 31. The historical nighttime tours, starting at 6:30 p.m., take off from the steps of Old Main and lead the group through campus.
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With Halloween upon us, it’s only fitting that the inventors of horror punk, the Misfits, made a stop in State College on Oct. 29.
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It's a big night for fans of overly explicit, mid-2000's rap -- The Ying Yang Twins are coming to Levels Nightclub on Thursday, Dec. 11.
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Since we covered the spread this weekend, this week's edition of Music Monday is all about covers.
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If you're a Billy Joel fan and you're free the first weekend of December, then you're in luck! The Piano Man himself will perform on Friday Dec. 5 in the BJC.
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Nittany Valley Half Marathon
The Nittany Valley Running Club will be hosting it’s 31st annual half-marathon on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 10 a.m.
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With the catchphrase, “See the show you will never forget… Be the show you will never remember,” hypnotist, comedian, and magician Kevin Hurley is sure to entertain when he comes to the HUB’s Heritage Hall next Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 7 p.m.
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SPA just might make that happen for you, but first, you have to let them know what you want by taking the this year's SPA LateNight survey.
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Levels Nightclub will host the first annual Music to End Violence Benefit Concert this Wednesday, Oct. 22 benefitting the Centre County Women's Resource Center.
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Want to see a bunch of graphic design students in the nude? Then check out the website for the Penn State senior graphic design class's upcoming show. The Penn State senior graphic design class will present their new show, cleverly called XPOSED, on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. in 101 Thomas.