- This event has passed.
Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts 2017
July 13, 2017 - July 16, 2017
The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts was founded in 1966 by Penn State University’s College of Arts and Architecture and the State College Chamber of Commerce. Drawing 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 in a variety of indoor and outdoor venues.
The Sidewalk Sale and Exhibition consistanly ranks highly on the list of 100 Best Fine Art and Design Shows in America published by Sunshine Artist magazine.