Thursday, July 13 – Sunday, July 16 2017

Elvis “Lives” at People’s Choice


Brad Crum is from Halifax – central Pennsylvania’s top Elvis Presley impersonator. He has an outstanding 3 1/2 octave vocal range and intonation that makes you swear it’s The King himself. Hear the soul and sound of a legend in every show! He doesn’t just sing a song, he sings with feeling. It’s like a big stage… View Article

Fascinating Beadwork Jewelry


Already from early childhood Mette Bjerregaard Gaardbo was fascinated by design, flowers, and colors. First she became a Scandinavian trained florist. When moving from Denmark to America in 2007 she came across handcrafted millefiori beads and was quickly drawn towards learning more about the Millefiori Technique. Polymer clay became her new medium of choice, and… View Article

Your New Best Friend


Nittany Beagle Rescue is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving the lives of beagles in central Pennsylvania. We accept beagles from shelters and from owners who can no longer keep them, and we work to find them loving, permanent homes. We will be showing some of our dogs who are available for adoption. Come &… View Article

Bring on the Liquid Gold


VELVEETA is Penn State’s own cheesy ’80s rock band playing whatever and whenever they can since 1995. Brian, Bones, Mike, and John will be oozing their way into your head Sunday at 3 p.m. – a fitting Happy Valley end to the Festival.

Cool, cool Festival Food


How about a fresh-squeezed lemonade, ice cream sundae, fruit smoothie, or snow cone? Check out all the refreshing choices at the People’s Choice Festival food vendors lined up near the South Stage.

Children’s Character Day


There will be appearances by many famous mascots all day long at People’s Choice Festival. Check out Ike the Spike, Smokey Bear, and more. See our Facebook page for a schedule – and be sure to bring your camera for the fabulous photo ops.

Scintillating Art Glass Creations


Christman Art Glass specializes in a wide variety of unique glass pieces that include their famous Olive Oil Lamps. Our line of unique Olive Oil Lamps are perfect for everything from a housewarming gift to a wedding gift. As always, we continue to produce our beautiful line of stained art glass offering custom Tiffany Stained… View Article

Blue-eyed Soul & Classic Rock


Mark DeRose has opened for national touring artists Rusted Root, Gin Blossoms, Michelle Branch, Edwin McCain, Blues Traveler, The Sugar Hill Gang, and Josh Kelley. As well he perform as part of an NFL halftime show for the Baltimore Ravens and his music has been featured for use on daytime television. Along with his band,… View Article

How Sweet it is…


Since 2007, Pure Cane Sugar girls’ sultry voices, soulful harmonies, and powerful lyrics, have evoked exquisite vocals. The result is “an assemblage of masterful melodies and haunting harmonies that inspire sweet dreams”. With rooted accompanying artists Daryl Branford on drums, Jason “Junior” Tutwiler on slide guitar, and Bob Hart on bass, their original, artful arrangements… View Article

Urban Fusion Rules Friday


The “FUNK BROTHER’S of State College play your favorite mix of funk, soul, jazz, Motown, the Philly sound, and R&B! This group includes Penn State’s well-known Dr. Andrew Jackson, Sr., percussionist and independent scholar. See them perform on the South Stage at 3 p.m. Friday.