Penns Valley

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Top picks for your next Happy Valley shopping spree

Happy Valley has a dynamic shopping scene, with one-of-a-kind finds to be discovered at shops throughout Centre County. You’ll want to spend a few days to shop them all, starting with these top picks:

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Explore Our Valleys

Philipsburg Find a peaceful, historic getaway just minutes from Penn State in Philipsburg. Enjoy the annual Philipsburg Heritage Days, shop in their charming downtown or get outside with an excursion to Black Moshannon State Park.

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The Overlook Grill By Harrison's

Destination dining comes to Happy Valley! Perched along the Mt. Nittany ridge, The Overlook Grill by Harrison’s features award‑winning food and service in a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere with a backdrop of breathtaking views.

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Head to Happy Valley, PA for a mid-summer weekend full of family fun

Happy Valley’s quaint, historic communities are pulling out all the stops to make the July 9-11 weekend one to remember. From festivals to fireworks, to new ways to experience art, music and more, gather your family or friends and head to your new happy place for a full slate of first-time events and weekend fun.

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The Overlook Grill’s Phased Re-Opening

The Overlook Grill by Harrison’s offers award-winning food and service in a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere with a backdrop of breathtaking views. The indoor dining room is open at PA mandated capacity with delicious seasonal menus. Take-out customers can enjoy bar beverages and gorgeous views at the self-serve outdoor tables. Find menus, hours and more information at TheOverlookGrill.com.

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Best Places to Picnic

Yes, Happy Valley offers some awesome restaurants with fantastic menus and enjoyable settings. However, the county also offers some equally amazing outdoor settings perfect for a picnic.

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How to Spend 24 Hours in Penns Valley

State College may be the heart of Centre County, but the rolling farmlands, meandering creeks and quiet beauty of the surrounding valleys is part of what makes this area such a great place to live and visit. And it doesn’t get prettier than Penns Valley.

The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau publishes up-to-date event information at HappyValley.com/events