Friday, September 29, 2023

Fall Fun Events at State College


Pumpkin Patch Opening & History Day

Pumpkin Patch Opening & History Day

Way Fruit Farm 2355 Halfmoon Valley Rd, Port Matilda, PA, United States

A must listen for HUGE FALL WEEKEND details Way Fruit Farm in Stormstown, PA! FRIDAY, 9/29 from 4-7pm: Pumpkin patch OPENS with wagon rides OR walk to the field. Pay in the patch for pumpkins you pick - CC & cash accepted! Pick-your-own Apples- Gala & Cortland only. Stop IN-STORE FIRST to purchase a bag […]

Campus Ghost Tours & Haunted House

Hintz Family Alumni Center 328 Pond Lab, University Park, PA

Join the Lion Ambassadors as they guide guests through tales of Penn State’s eerie past, enlightening attendees with legends of spooky areas on campus and the ghosts that inhabit them. Tours will depart every 5 minutes and last approximately 20 minutes. Final tour will depart at 9:30 PM. Alongside the tours, visit our frightening Haunted […]

Fall Feet 5K

Circleville Park 200 Little Lion Dr, State College, Pennsylvania

9 AM Race Start All Ages Welcome $20 Race fee + $3 sign-up fee - Before 9/15/23 $25 Race fee + $3 sign-up fee until race day Circleville Park, 200 Little Lion Drive, State College PA Packet Pick-up will take place at Boal City Brewery on Tuesday, September 26 from 6-8 PM As fall peaks around the corner, we invite you to […]

22nd Annual Downtown Fall Festival

Bring the whole family! Free pumpkins for the kids at our Martin’s Garden Center Pumpkin Patch with a pumpkin decorating activity sponsored by Growing Tree Toys! Enjoy pony rides, a Fun House, a photo station, food vendors and much more! Fun and games for the whole family including special appearances that will be announced soon! […]

Wasson Farm Fall Fest

Wasson Farm Fall Fest

Wasson Farm Market 2545 Shingletown Rd, State College, Pennsylvania, United States

Wasson Farm Fall Fest - 2545 Shingletown Road, State College, PA 16801 - September 30, October 1, 7, 8, 14, 15 from 10:00 am to 5:00pm (last hayride goes at 4:30pm).  We will take hayrides to the pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin, wine tasting, homemade ice cream, homemade soups, apple cider slushies, barrel […]

Autumn Equinox Celebration

During this intergenerational seasonal celebration, we look beyond the typical fall holiday traditions. Align your family with seasonal rhythms, celebrate the new season, and take home a nature-based craft. Join us for future programs in the cycle of the year! Fee is per family of 6 individuals. Families of 7 or more individuals, please register […]

$10 – $15


Boalsburg Heritage Museum 304 E Main Street, Boalsburg

Board members of the Boalsburg Heritage Museum invite you to  join your friends and neighbors at our traditional Oktoberfest, Saturday, September 30 from 3:00 to 7:00 on the lawn of the Boalsburg Heritage Museum.  The Little German Band will play for you and we are serving delicious German fare, (vegetarian options available) and Boal City […]


Sunset Paddle II

Enjoy a leisurely sunset paddle at Black Moshannon State Park. Take in the sights, sounds, and smells of Fall. Kayaks, paddles, personal floatation devices and transportation are provided. Participants will meet at Millbrook Marsh Nature Center and be transported to the lake. No experience needed. More information will be emailed to registrants closer to the […]

$35 – $52

Walk in Penn’s Woods: Musser Gap

Musser Gap Musser Gap Trail, Route PA-45, State College

Walk in Penn's Woods is a project by the Pennsylvania Forestry Association.   Start your adventure at the Musser Gap Trailhead to hear about future plans for this popular destination. Representatives from ClearWater Conservancy, Rothrock Trails Alliance, Penn State, and PA DCNR will be stationed throughout this 2.5 mile route to share more information about […]

Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkin Festival

Arboretum at Penn State E. Park Ave. & Bigler Rd., State College, PA, United States

Our Pumpkin Festival features a pumpkin giveaway, jack-o’-lantern contest, lighted nighttime displays, and family activities. Volunteers help with event set-up, contest registration, jack-o’-lantern illumination, games and crafts, and more. Join us from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday and from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Saturday!