Dine With Lion Legends

Headed to Happy Valley for Blue-White Weekend? FOS is proud to partner with some great events where you can hang with some Nittany Lion legends, help some great causes all while having a blast.

Aside from an early glimpse of football, Blue-White Weekend provides opportunities for Penn State fans to socialize with Lion legends while helping out some great causes.

Penn's Civilians Dinner

What: The seventh annual dinner is always a great event to meet and greet former lettermen. It's hosted by former Lion player Rick Sayles and Penn's Civilians. There is also a major silent auction featuring several premier Penn State collectible items. Plus there's typically a who's who of Lion legends at the event. In years past legends like Bobby Engram, Ki-Jana Carter, Adam Taliaferro, O.J. McDuffie, Blair Thomas, Kenny Jackson and a myriad of others have been in attendance. The event benefits Penn's Civilians Educational Organization.

When: Friday, April 20, 2012; 6:00 to 9:00 pm

Where: Ramada Inn State College; 1450 S. Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801

Cost: $70 per seat


Uplifting Athletes Gridiron Gala

What: First annual Gridiron Gala is hosted by Uplifting Athletes (the organization behind Penn State's annual Lift For Life) and will feature former players like Adam Taliaferro, Brett Brackett, Larry Johnson, Jr. and UA Executive Director and former Penn State player Scott Shirley. Event features gourmet tailgate food and open bar catered by JDK, live entertainment by The Jazz Me Band and dance music from Mixed Up Productions.

When: Friday, April 20, 2012; 7:00 to 10:00 pm

Where: State Museum of Pennsylvania; 300 North Street, Harrisburg, PA 17120

Cost: $110 per seat

Tickets: Available online through Wednesday HERE. Rooms are available at the Crowne Plaza in Harrisburg.

FightOnState.com is proud to partner with these great organizations.


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