The weekend?s main event, the Blue-White Game, will kick off at 1:30 pm on Saturday April 12. As always, parking and admission are FREE! Stadium lots open at 8 am, so get there early for the best parking. Can?t make it to the game? No worries! The game will air on the Penn State Sports Network.
Don't miss the food, vendors, live music and performances at the entertainment stage, in addition to other Penn State athletic events!
The Penn State football gameday Fan Festival, with displays, vendors and interactive events for kids, starts at 9 am on Curtin Road near the stadium.
Food & Shopping
Happy Valley restaurants, bars, hotels and shopping centers are prepared and anticipating your arrival! There is a cusine for everyone, whether you are looking for a pub, bar and grill or a location with a mountain side view, Happy Valley has a place for you. Be sure to visit the multiple brewery's State College has to offer if you?re looking to have a few drinks with a great environment. Click here for restaurant ideas!
While in Happy Valley, make sure to walk along College Avenue and its connecting streets for shops full of unique finds. Plus, pick up any Penn State clothing gear you forgot to pack! Whether you?re a trinkets collector or a devoted fashionista, Happy Valley has a shop for you!
2014 Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Run
Sunday, April 13 will hold the 5th Annual Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Run for Special Olymipics Pennsylvania. The run will begin at the Bryce Jordan Center, continue through Penn State campus and finsh at Beaver Stadium with runners racing through the players tunnel! There will be a 3 Mile Run, starting at 11 a.m. and a 1 Mile Fun Walk beginning at 11:10 a.m. If you can't make it for the race and would still like to donate towards the cause you can do so here. Your name will be listed online with other event sponsors. For full deatils of the event please click here to find out everything you need to know.
Be a Part of the Tradition!
Blue-White Weekend is so much more than a game. It?s a Penn State tradition, a symbol of the pride every Penn State student, alumni and fan carries with them wherever they go. The Blue-White Game is for you, the fan, as a thank you for all of your support. Please join us in celebrating our team?s perseverance and endurance though the years.
WTAJ Photo Booth
Your Blue-White Game day experience wouldn't be complete without capturing the moment! Stop by the WTAJ photo booth presented by Nittany Entertainment before the game and get your picture taken with friends and family! There will be props available and photo strips printed out so you can leave with your Blue-White memories in hand. You can find the WTAJ photo booth along Curtin Road with the rest of Fanfest from 9 a.m.-noon.
Nittany Lion Autographs
The popular autograph session with the Nittany Lions returns for the Blue-White Game and will be held from 10:45-11:30 a.m. in Beaver Stadium. The players will be permitted to sign one item per person to give as many fans as possible an opportunity to meet the squad.
The team will arrive at the stadium around 10:15 am on Saturday, and stadium gates A and B will open at 10:30 am. Gates C, D and F will open at noon for the game.
Enjoy the View
Make plans and gear up to take a hike up Mount Nittany! This is a sight you won?t forget! Not only will you see breathtaking views of Happy Valley, but you can also see all the action going on around Beaver Stadium. Find out more about hiking Mount Nittany here!
Schedule of Events
Fanfest Opens on Curtin Road 9:00 a.m. Team Arrival 10:15 a.m. Gates A & B Open 10:30 a.m. Autograph Session 10:45-11:30 a.m. All Gates Open Noon Kick-off 1:30 p.m.
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