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State College Weekend Plans: Friday, Feb. 24, to Sunday, Feb. 26

by on February 24, 2012 11:41 AM

Planning for a February weekend in central Pennsylvania? We're here to help. StateCollege.com highlights many of the State College area's scheduled activities every Friday in Weekend Plans.

For even more suggestions, check out our  calendar of eventsweekly newsletter, yard-sale classifieds and open-house listings. Or visit our weather page for the latest forecasts.

Friday, Feb. 24

Movies

In "Act of Valor," a team of Navy SEALs undertakes a mission to recover a kidnapped CIA agent. This movie is playing at the College 9 Theatre and the UEC 12 Theater.

In "Gone," a woman is convinced that a serial killer who once kidnapped her has returned. She sets out to face her onetime abductor. This movie is playing at the College 9 Theatre and the UEC 12 Theater.

The State Theatre is showing "The Joe We Know."

More complete movie listings throughout the weekend are available on StateCollege.com. 

Bars and Clubs

The Autoport will host Kenna Corbett and special guests starting at 9 p.m. Happy hour is set for 5 to 7 p.m.

At Bar Bleu, happy hour will run from 9 to 11 p.m. Lowjack is scheduled to play at 10:30 p.m.

And at the Gingerbread Man, DJ Boner will entertain starting at 10 p.m.

For more complete bar specials and entertainment listings, visit StateCollege.com's Bar Tour page.

Community Events

Shaver's Creek Environmental Center will host an Owl Prowl starting at 6 p.m.

Sports

The Penn State Icers will take on Kent State, and the Penn State men's volleyball team will play Princeton, both at 7 p.m. Details are available via this event page.

Saturday, Feb. 25

Community Events and Performing Arts

Millbrook Marsh Nature Center and Adam Swartz Puppets will present "My Unbelievable Aquatic Adventure" at 2 p.m.

Acoustic Brew will present a 20th-anniversary concert at 1 p.m. at the WPSU studios.

Biscuit Jam will play the Bar in Boalsburg at 10 p.m.

Community-outreach programs and other efforts in light of State Patty's Day are planned. Details and a useful link are available in this earlier column. Information about which bars are closing for State Patty's Day is available here.

Sports

The Penn State men's volleyball team will take on George Mason, and the Penn State men's basketball team will face Northwestern. Details are available via this event page.

Sunday, Feb. 26

Sports

The Penn State women's basketball team will take on Minnesota at 2 p.m. at the Bryce Jordan Center. It'll feature the sixth annual WBCA Pink Zone.



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