Happy Valley Sports & Entertainment Alliance

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Contact Information


Eric Engelbarts
204 West Beaver Ave.
State College, PA 16801
Phone: 814-231-1401
Website: hvsea.com
Pennsylvania US
Partner Details: 
  • Happy Valley is the geographical center of Pennsylvania and the home of Penn State University, making it an ideal central location for events looking to draw from multiple metro markets.
  • With NCAA Division I athletic facilities on-campus and new community facilities off, it’s the perfect place to host sporting events year-round.
  • Numerous lodging facilities and restaurants are within easy access to all facilities, minimizing transportation costs and maximizing convenience.
  • Ready to play and tempted to stay? Whether you're on campus or off, Happy Valley keeps the excitement going! From the Penn State All-Sports Museum and Discovery Space to go-karts and snow tubing at Tussey Mountain, there's no shortage of family-friendly adventures.


Key Venues:

C-3 Sports:

  • New versatile indoor sports complex featuring 38,000 sq. ft. of indoor court space with a mix of hardwood and sport court surfaces.
  • Facility can accommodate 6 basketball courts or 9 volleyball courts.
  • Boasts locker rooms, breakout rooms, concessions, multi-purpose space and free parking.
  • Conveniently located by major shopping, hotels and minutes from Penn State University.


Nittany Valley Sports Centre:

  • New facility offering 79,000 sq. ft. of rental space.
  • Features 6 basketball courts or 9 volleyball courts and 60-yard x 40-yard indoor turf field.
  • Turf and Taraflex hardcourt surfaces.
  • Boasts breakout rooms, concessions, multi-purpose space and free parking.
  • Minutes from Penn State University.


Centre Region Parks & Recreation::

  • 20+ Adult and Youth Softball Fields
  • 10+ Youth Baseball Fields
  • Multiple Soccer and Lacrosse Fields
  • All facilities conveniently located to hotels and downtown State College
  • Plenty of free parking