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Weekend Plans: Friday, Sept. 7, to Sunday, Sept. 9

by on September 07, 2012 3:30 PM

Hail, mist and rain ... is that autumnal weather? 

Be sure to check out our calendar of events and  yard-sale classifieds  to see everything going on this weekend. Or visit our weather page for the latest forecasts.

Friday, Sept. 7

Bodascious B plays at The Autoport at 8 p.m.

At the movies, "Beasts of the Southern Wild" opens this weekend. Watch six-year-old Hushpuppy, who, when faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, must learn the ways of courage and love. 

Check out full movie times and listings on's movie page.

Saturday, Sept. 8

Check out the Woodie Guthrie Celebration Concert!

Folk music legend Woody Guthrie would have turned 100 this year. The Los Angeles-based GRAMMY Museum — in conjunction with Woody Guthrie Publications, the Woody Guthrie Archives, and Penn State — celebrates Guthrie’s extraordinary body of work and impact on American music with a tribute concert featuring a star-studded lineup.

Get full ticketing information and more information here.

The Hardcore Mudd Run comes to State College this weekend! Between Saturday and Sunday, there will be a 5-10 mile mud run with up to 25 obstacles, making all other Mud Runs look like a kids play ground. This is an extremely challenging obstacle course that pushes a person to his or her physical and mental limits.

Get complete information here.

Sunday, Sept. 9

Take part in the Grandparent's Day Scavenger Hunt at Millbrook Marsh Park! Fun for the whole family runs from 2-4 p.m. Get complete information here

Watch the Penn State field hockey team take on Cornell at 2 p.m. Complete information is available here

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