Rumble Thru the Alleghenies
Rumble Thru the Alleghenies will take place September 19th-21st at the Jaffa Shrine and throughout Altoona. Hours of
activities at the Jaffa Shrine are Friday, Noon to 8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to
8 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event will feature motorcycles,
vendor displays, a custom bike show, motorcycle games, a classic car show, a
poker run, and children's activities. There will be several concerts throughout
the weekend including performances by Randy Jackson, Felix & the Hurricanes,
and Euphoria. For more information and a detailed listing of events, visit www.rumblethruthealleghenies.com.
Manhattan Short Film Festival
The State Theatre will screen films entered into the world's largest short film festival Sunday, September 21st at 4 p.m. & 7 p.m. Twelve short films will be shown and moviegoers will be given a card to vote for the film they think is the best. The twelve films will screen to over 40,000 people in over 150 cities. The votes will be tallied and the winner of the film contest will be announced September 28th in Manhattan. Admission to the film festival is $7/adult and $5 for students and senior citizens. For more information about the film festival, visit the State Theatre's website.
Tuesday, September 23rd
State College Farmer's Market
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The farmer's market is now being held on Tuesdays in downtown State College through October 3rd. The farmer's market will still be set-up on Fridays.
2008 PAWS Pet Extravaganza
The 2008 PAWS Pet Extravaganza will take place Sunday, September 21st at the Penn State Snider Ag Arena from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. The event will feature a low cost rabies vaccination clinic ($5) and a low cost microchip clinic ($20). The event will also feature puppy & dog demonstrations, pet contests, a silent auction, and raffle. Select dogs and cats will be available for adoption. Animals are permitted at the event but must have proof of a current rabies vaccine and be on a leash or in a pet carrier. For more information and a detailed listing of events and raffle prizes, visit PAWS' website.
The Penn State football team takes on Temple this weekend in their 38th meeting. How many times has Penn State defeated Temple in the last 37 games?
Last week's answer:
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Altoona.com & StateCollege.com, in partnership with the Bryce Jordan Center,
will host the 2008 Wedding Showcase Sunday, September 28th from
11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Bryce Jordan
The show will feature numerous vendors, a fashion show,
live seminars, etc.
Brides can now register for the event at the 2008
Wedding Showcase's official website, www.WeddingPage.com.