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Stay Here, Eat Here

Happy Valley is known for charming accommodations and delicious dishes, but it’s truly magical when you can find both in one spot. Here’s some of our top picks for places to stay … and eat in style.

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Gamble Mill

After an extensive renovation and remodel, the Gamble Mill is thrilled to welcome guests back to the historic, yet updated location in Bellefonte, PA!

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In Happy Valley for your COVID vaccine?

It is great news that the vaccine is accessible to all. Pennsylvania has set up a Regional Vaccine Clinic at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College. What else is there to do while you are in Happy Valley for your vaccine...read on.

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Bellefonte: A safe remote-work destination in the heart of Happy Valley, Pennsylvania

Dreaming of packing up that laptop and working from somewhere other than your kitchen table? You’re not alone. Many workers that have switched gears in 2020 and are now fully remote, whether by mandate or choice, are looking to find inspiration and a change of scenery. Bellefonte, a community tucked between the Appalachian Mountains and the rolling farmland of Central Pennsylvania, makes an ideal destination for those living the laptop life.

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Fall In the Valley DEALS

It is time to break away for awhile. Have you been saying, “let’s go there soon” a lot lately? Well that time is NOW! There is no place you would rather be than in Happy Valley to enjoy a wonderful breakaway tour! While you are here, our “Fall in the Valley” package (that you will receive at check in) will include numerous benefits, starting with special rates at either Sleep Inn or Comfort Suites. Upon arrival you will receive suggestions AND a welcome bag with maps, guidebooks, brochures, coupons and discounts to local businesses and attractions.

The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau cannot stress enough that we believe in responsible and safe travel. We do encourage visitors planning business or leisure travel to Happy Valley to refer to the following resources for reliable information and updates regarding COVID-19. Please keep in mind that some articles on this blog were written in a different age pre-virus. Please refer to the individual business websites for current status and hours available. HVAB links to business and other appropriate pages at every opportunity.