Penn State news by
Penn State's student blog



Penn State Student Farm, Sustainability Institute To Host Annual Harvest Festival

The Penn State Student Farm will kick off the fall harvest season with its third annual Harvest Festival Institute from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, September 6.

The festival, hosted in partnership with Penn State’s Sustainability Institute, will be held at the farm on Big Hollow Road. The event will feature farm-fresh food and tours from members of the Student Farm Club.

Local cover band Table for Two will take care of the entertainment for the evening and face painting and planting activities will be available for families with kids. Attendees are encourage to wear sturdy shoes and bring a chair or blanket to sit on during the festivities.

Students and community members can catch a ride to the farm on a blue bus, departing from the Agricultural Administration Building at 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. A bike pool will also meet at the Creamery and depart at 5:10 p.m.

The Student Farm will provide updates on its Facebook page in case of inclement weather.

Your ad blocker is on.

Please choose an option below.

Sign up for our e-mail newsletter:
Support quality journalism:
Purchase a Subscription!

About the Author

Gabriela Stevenson

Gabriela is a senior majoring in print and digital journalism and Onward State's former student life editor. She is from Norristown, PA, which she normally refers to as "30 minutes outside of Philadelphia" (she looked up the exact driving time). She enjoys really enjoys eating cereal at night, in case you were wondering. To contact Gabriela, e-mail her at [email protected], or follow her on Twitter @GabiStevenson if you want to feel young again.

Follow on Another Platform
State College Links
Other posts by Gabriela

Looking Up From My Shoes: Gabriela Stevenson’s Senior Column

“Looking up can be hard to do (especially when your shoes are really cute). When you do, it may not look like what you thought it would. I know now that can be a really great thing.”

Pop Up Ave Is Back For Its Annual Spring Flea Market

Penn State Researchers Discover Lizards Probably Handle Sex And Stress Better Than People

No. 11 Penn State Survives, Downs Northwestern 17-7

The Nittany Lions grinded through some ugly weather to advance to 5-0 on the season.

No. 11 Penn State Survives, Downs Northwestern 17-7

The Nittany Lions grinded through some ugly weather to advance to 5-0 on the season.

Gameday Coverage: No. 11 Penn State vs. Northwestern

Get ready for some ugly weather in Happy Valley.

Staff Predictions: No. 11 Penn State vs. Northwestern

Our staffers believe Penn State will remain undefeated in conference play after Saturday’s contest.

Send this to a friend