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This September, Raise a Glass to 'Bellefonte Under the Lights'

A magical night of outdoor dining under twinkling bistro lights right on the banks of Spring Creek.

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Small Town, Big Appeal

Well-preserved Victorian charm. Emerging local food and drink. Historic and artistic significance. Renowned outdoor recreation. Have you been to Bellefonte lately?

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Eat, Drink, and Dine Local

Two things compliment a sensational town best: Great people and great food. Lucky for you, we have both! Experience the authentic Italian cuisine or a café’s baked-with-love pastries.

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Love the Place that You Call Home

A growing community with affordable homes, local organizations, outstanding schools, and great people. There’s only one thing missing… you!

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All for Fun and Fun for All!

Whatever your excursion, we have it! Bellefonte is home to one of the “Best in PA” fly fishing locations and has a variety of exciting shopping options. But it doesn’t stop there!

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This September, Raise a Glass to 'Bellefonte Under the Lights'

A magical night of outdoor dining under twinkling bistro lights right on the banks of one of the most lovely streams in all of Pennsylvania.

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Bellefonte Cruise to Celebrate 30 Years of Classic Cars and Time Travel

There remains a magic element to the slow cruising of all those restored cars, to all that highly polished 20th century steel shining out by the courthouse.

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Curtin Village Civil War Days Offer Chance to Reflect and Ponder

Each and every soldier you cross paths with as you walk along will be representing a Pennsylvanian who came before us.

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Artists and Doodlers 'Chalk the Walk Bellefonte' on July 1st!

It's only $15 per big section of sidewalk and all the proceeds will be going towards Downtown Bellefonte Inc.

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Bellefonte Art Museum's 'An Imagination Celebration!' Means a Summer of Interactive Art, Music, and Joy

Visit the Co-Creating Galleries where every single one of us is needed to create the art on display.

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The Yarn Bombing of Bellefonte is About to Change Everything

The most charming aspect of this whole thing is that there's been such a powerful show of community effort to make it all happen.

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Old House Fair is As Much About Our Future as Our Past: 5 Questions for Co-Chair, Joseph Griffin

It's a beautiful investment in any town's future as it is about the nooks and cranny's of window replacement.

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Travel back in time at Pappy Chuck’s Candy Shoppe

That has a lot to do with the lineup of vintage brands and unique candies Pappy Chuck’s is offering.

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Opening Day of Trout Season in Bellefonte is Magic for Centre County Kids & Adults

Here in Bellefonte and Centre County we are luckier than we likely realize. We live in a land where trout are king. And queen.

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Racing in the Street: Bellefonte Soap Box Derby Promises Thrills

A bunch of young racers between the ages of 7-14 are headed here, to Allegheny Street to prove it.

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The Real Truth About a Very Cool Idea: 7 Questions for Bellefonte SpringBoard Director, Ellen Matis

The newly appointed Director of the SpringBoard facility and all-around Bellefonte business incubator guru.

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Chills and Tears at the Bellefonte Art Museum's Underground Railroad Exhibit

Men, women, and children were hidden, fed, sheltered, and transported along clandestine routes by passionately committed strangers.

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What the Heck Does 'Bellefonte' Really Mean?!?

The actual name of the place, the literal meaning, to most of us, has been something we've likely given little thought to down the years.

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Sunnyside Paddling Park – A Hidden Gem for Boaters

Nestled on Spring Creek beside Tussey Moutain Outfitters, you'll find one of Bellefonte's best kept secrets.

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Bellefonte's Weekend Events Roundup - July 20 to 22

At, we believe it’s never too early to start planning for the weekend. That’s why we bring you this roundup of events and activities happening around town.

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