Fourth of July
The Central PA 4thFest fireworks show will light up the sky next Thursday, but other events will light up faces around Beaver Stadium until the 9:15 show. Whether you are coming from out of town or just up the road, be sure to check out our Fourth of July Guide to find all the other events happening around the area during the July 4th holiday. (Community Calendar)
Bald Eagle Knap-In
Bald Eagle State Park is hosting this event in partnership with the Susquehanna Valley Flint Knappers Association. During this three day event this weekend, there will be a variety of scheduled events, along with ongoing activities such as flint knapping (arrowhead production), atlatl tossing, archery, fire building and much more. (More info)
Bellefonte Garden Tour
Whether you are a gardener, a homeowner or if you simply enjoy beauty and serenity, join the Bellefonte Garden Club, rain or shine, to enjoy Bellefonte's Garden Tour this Sunday, from 1:00 to 6:00pm. The 2013 Garden Tour will showcase six diverse gardens, ranging from the town's Victorian Period to a rural bed and breakfast. (more info)
In 1941, Congress declared 4th of July a federal legal holiday. It is one of the few federal holidays that have not been moved to the nearest Friday or Monday.