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There is an endless variety of things to see and do in our region. Whether it’s playing a game of golf at one of our 10 area golf courses; enjoying a show at the Weis Center for Performing Arts, or the Alvania Krause Theatre; hiking in one of our beautiful state parks and other natural areas; finding fishing hot spots; or attending one of the many art and cultural events in the region, there is always a choice events and activities taking place in our region and surrounding areas.

Shopping malls and charming downtown shopping districts await the savvy shopper, as well as many fun family-oriented recreational opportunities, such as Knoebel’s Amusement Resort, ranked #2 in the nation, enjoyed by the young and the young at heart. Visit the visitors and tourism organizations throughout Central Pennsylvania for more information about events, attractions, parks and much more…

2021: Penn State submits plans to construct new Palmer Museum of Art, a $71.1 million project to construct a 71,000-square-foot building .