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Eventapalooza 2022

Saturday, October 15, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

WPSU is back with Eventapalooza 2022, our largest community event of the year.  This year’s theme is “creativity” based on the PBS KIDS’s program Pinkalicious & Peterrific airing weekdays, at 11:30 a.m.

Free Take Home Bags

Children ages 2 through 10 can pick up a free take home bag at the check-in table, while supplies last.

Things to Do

Exhibits from WPSU, community organizations, and Penn State are perfect for family participation for children ages 2 to 10. All ages are welcome! Here’s some of the activities at the event.


  • Bookmark with Tassel with WPSU
  • Bracelet with WPSU
  • Diversity Faces craft with Penn State Outreach and Online Education DEIB Council
  • Paper Mosaic with The Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State
  • Pinkalicious Star Wand with WPSU
  • Process Art Tiedye Bookmark with State College Friends School
  • Puppets with Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State
  • Selfie photos with PBS KIDS character standees
  • Upcycling craft with Penn State Sustainability Institute


  • Draw with sidewalk chalk
  • Visit with some of the helpers from our neighborhood:
    • Alpha Fire Company
    • Centre Area Transportation Authority
    • Centre Life Link
    • Penn State University Police and Public Safety
    • State College Police Department
    • Todd Irvin Farm Machinery
    • U.S. Postal Service

Note: There will not be a live character at the event this year.


This is a free event, but registration is highly recommended so that we can anticipate the number of take home bags for the kids.

Register to attend.


Are you interested in exhibiting at this year’s event? Contact Events Coordinator Tamra Fatemi at trf14@psu.edu.

Event Sponsorship

Each year WPSU’s Eventapalooza attracts hundreds of families from Centre County and beyond. Contact your WPSU Business Support representative or Don Bedell  at dab5757@psu.edu or 814-863-5596 to learn what is included in this event sponsorship.