Nittany Antique Machinery Show
The 39th Annual Fall Show featuring John Deere Tractors and equipment will take place this weekend (dawn til dusk) starting Thursday, Sept. 5 at Penn's Cave. With literally tons of tractors on display and dozens of activities, there will be plenty to do for all! Some activities include, steam tractor pull on Friday and Saturday at dark, Mobile Ag Education science lab, apple cider pressing, antique tractors in operation, food, live entertainment and crafts! (more info)
Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering
The Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering is a weekend of music with plenty of opportunities to share, jam, dance and learn. Musicians of all levels as well as non-musicians who wish to listen or experiment, or pick up a dance step or two, are invited to participate in workshops designed and led by professional instructors. Saturday evening’s highlight will be a concert with Simple Gifts followed by a contradance. All weekend at Greenwood Furnace State Park. (more info)
Penn State (1-0) vs Eastern Mich (1-0)
When: Saturday, Sept. 7
Where: Beaver Stadium (106,572)
Kickoff: Noon BTN
The Nittany Lions are appearing on television for the 230th time in their last 232 games.
More than 50 members of Penn State's undefeated (12-0) 1973 team will be honored at halftime.
The programs have played twice before, with Penn State winning, 52-7, in 1992 and 34-6 in 2011.
Eastern Michigan rallied from a 24-13 deficit late in the third quarter to win its season opener vs. Howard.
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