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Pride in Our Heritage, Strength in Our Future.

Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Families, Community Members... Everyone is invited to celebrate Pride in Our Heritage, Strength in Our Future at the Penn State Day outdoor fall festival on Saturday, October 20.

9:45 a.m. - 12 p.m.:  Admissions Program for prospective students and their families.  Get the details and register for this event.

12 - 4 p.m.:  Fall festival with food, music, games, prizes, and more!


Penn State Day, October 20, 12 pm - 4 pm

Penn State Day Information

Pie Eating Contest 
Do you have what it takes to out-eat the competition?  Put your appetite to the test in this old-fashioned hands-free pie-eating contest.  The prize goes to the first contender to consume every morsel of an entire pie!
Register now for the Pie-Eating Contest.

Best-Dressed Penn Stater Contest
Flaunt your finest blue and white to compete for the title of 2007 Best Dressed Penn Stater!  Prizes will be awarded to the Penn Statiest contestant in the child (12 and under) and adult divisions.  Judging will take place on the main stage.  The grand prize for the winner of the adult division:  Two tickets to the Penn State-Temple football game!
Register now for the Best-Dressed Penn Stater Contest

Diaper Derby:  The First Annual Penn State Brandywine .005K Race
Diapers will fly in this fast paced crawling competition!  Cheer on your baby as he or she wiggles, squirms or crawls past other tots in a race to the finish.   This contest is for babies of any age who are not yet walking.  Two adult coaches (one at the start, one at the finish) may assist each contestant.  Finish line coaches are encouraged to bring a toy or other visual aid as an incentive for the competitor.
Register now for the Diaper Derby.

Toddler Trot:  The First Annual Penn State Brandywine .05K Race
Put your toddler’s unending energy to use in this short competitive foot-race.  The contest will take place on a grass course on the campus lawn.  This event is for children four years of age and under.  Prizes will be awarded to winners of two divisions:  2 years old and under, and 3-4 year olds.
Register now for the Toddler Trot.