Field to Fork

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State college

Celebrating What's New in Downtown State College

Much of downtown State College’s charm is owing to its historic buildings and community institutions, such as Harpers, The Corner Room, The Tavern, and the Shandygaff. While these standbys have sustained local retail, food, and drink needs for decades, the downtown region is alive, growing, and thriving — constantly attracting new shops and restaurants and inspiring events that make revisiting the business district a regular, must-do activity.

Tait Farm Foods

Spread LOVE with Tait Farm Valentine Collections

Whether you are celebrating Valentine's Day, Galentine's Day, or simply want to express your love for those you hold dear, Tait Farm collections are delicious gifts of good taste. Choose from our Taste of Happy Valley or Gifts from the Land box motifs (pictured above), with or without a red ribbon. Order now and set your preferred shipment date.

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Check out the new 2023 Tait Farm Foods Holiday Collections

Thanksgiving is less than a week away. Tait Farm Foods festive and crowd-pleasing brie appetizers ideas are easy and delicious. No matter if you prefer sweet or savory, they have countless ways to top one, two, or a few to satisfy every taste. Each one can be served warm from the oven or at room temperature. Bon AppeTait!


The best place you’ve never been in Happy Valley

Pine Grove Hall is cool, chic and totally unexpected. If you’re a Penn State grad who loves football weekends, summer festivals and any time of year in your favorite college town, you probably think you’ve been to all the places, old and new. But if you haven’t been to Pine Grove Hall, you’re missing out on one of the best experiences Happy Valley has to offer.


Historic, delicious Hublersburg Inn

A local favorite since 1827, the Hublersburg Inn serves spirited American cuisine in a unique, historic atmosphere. Sourcing many ingredients locally, the Inn offers seasonal menus, creative cocktails, and local craft beer and was voted Best Sunday Brunch and Best Bloody Mary.

Happy Valley Chef

Food trucks and farmers markets: 10 delicious finds

Though Happy Valley offers a magnificent variety of quality brick-and-mortar dining experiences, food trucks and farmer’s markets also have a place in providing quality, locally sourced options. In fact, these options have expanded dramatically over the last few years. With a wide variety of local produce and meats, food trucks and farmers markets provide residents and visitors with outdoor alternatives in Centre County.


Field-to-fork options in Happy Valley, Pennsylvania

Field-to-fork dining in Happy Valley is the perfect way to enjoy the best that Happy Valley has to offer. With a rich heritage in farming and locally sourced wines, cheese and meats, these dining spots create magic on a plate, highlighting the very best food just miles (or in some cases, mere feet) from where it has been grown. These establishments are inspiring places to start your field-to-fork dining journey through Happy Valley.

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