Newsletter for October 17th - October 23rd
Lincoln Caverns Ghosts & Goblins Tour
Lincoln Caverns will host the 25th annual Ghosts & Goblins Tour Friday and
Saturday evenings in October. From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday & Saturday
evenings, guests can take a tour of the haunted caverns & haunted trail.
Tickets are $9.99/adult when purchased in advance for a tour of the caverns and
trail. The evening tours are not recommended for young children. From 11 a.m.
to 5 p.m. on Saturday afternoons, families are invited on a one-hour tour
through a haunted and a natural cavern. Tickets purchased in advance for the
afternoon tour are $9.99/adult and $6.50 for children ages 4-12. Children ages
4 & under are admitted free. All children must be acoompanied by an adult.
Advanced ticket purchases are highly recommended by Lincoln Caverns. For more
information about the annual Halloween event, visit Lincoln Caverns' website.
Dark in the Park - Stories Around the Campfire
Centre Region Parks and Recreation will host the annual Dark in the Park - Stories Around the Campfire Wednesday, October 22nd from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Sunset Park on McKee Street. Area storytellers will tell seasonal & Halloween tales around a campfire. In case of bad weather, the event will be held inside at the Easterly Parkway Elementary School's All-Purpose Room. Admission to the event is free; families are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and hot beverages to the the event.
Saturday, October 18th
Blue White Hoops Fest
Bryce Jordan Center
Come out and cheer on the Penn State men's and women's basketball teams prior to the Tailgreat Pep Rally on Saturday! The players will compete in a three-point contest and a slam dunk contest. There will be an autograph session at the end of the event for fans.
Thursday, October 23rd
The touring Broadway musical comes to Penn State! Tickets are $55 & $49 for adults, $50 & $44 for children 18 & younger, and $40 & $34 for University Park students.
Penn State Homecoming 2008
Numerous Penn State Homecoming activities begin this weekend, including
the annual Homecoming parade through campus and downtown State College
Friday evening, October 17th. This year's Homecoming theme is Inspired
By Tradition. After the parade, the Homecoming Queen & King
Coronation will be held at Old Main along with a pep rally. Homecoming
festivities culminate with number three ranked Penn State taking on
Michigan at Beaver Stadium Saturday, October 18th. Kick-off is
scheduled for 4 p.m. For more information about Homecoming events,
How many medals did gymnast Nastia Liukin win at the 2008 Olympics in China?
Answer the above trivia question correctly to be entered into a drawing for 4 free tickets to the 2008 Tour of Gymnastics Superstars Oct. 24th at the Bryce Jordan Center
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Visit our High School Football Section to read previews & reviews of local high school football games in Blair, Centre, and Clearfield counties!
Fog in the a.m.; otherwise, partly sunny
Rain and a thunderstorm; windy, cooler
Partly sunny, breezy and cooler
A bit of afternoon rain
Cloudy and mild with a touch of rain
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