Were you an Artist at this event? Review this Event
Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts
Location Downtown State College and on the adjacent campus of The Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania
Application Fee $40.00
Promoter Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts
The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts was founded in 1966 by The Pennsylvania State University’s College of Arts and Architecture and the State College Chamber of Commerce as a way to celebrate the arts and stimulate the local economy. Today the event draws over 125,000 people to State College each summer. The Festival includes, in addition to the nationally recognized Sidewalk Sale and Exhibition, a gallery exhibition, Children and Youth Day, BookFestPA, educational opportunities, and music, dance and theatrical performances on both outdoor and indoor stages.