Penn State Day at Knoebel's slated for May 21

On Saturday, May 21, the Penn State Worthington Scranton Alumni Society will co-sponsor its seventh annual Penn State Day at Knoebels Amusement Park in Elysburg, Pennsylvania.

Registration begins at 10 a.m. at Pavilion M, and a special program will take place at 11 a.m., featuring Paul Clifford, chief executive officer of the Penn State Alumni Association and associate vice president for alumni relations for the University. The festivities will include lunch, a performance by the Alumni Blue Band, an appearance by the Nittany Lion, and prize raffles. 


Several ticket options are available. Attendees five years and older can purchase a ticket for $20, which includes lunch and a $10 food/ride ticket booklet. The cost for children age four and under is $10 and will include lunch and a $10 food/ride ticket.  A "Penn State Lunch Only" ticket can be purchased for $10 and does not include a food/ride ticket booklet.  Penn State Day t-shirts can be ordered in advance for $10 each.  The deadline for reservations is Friday, May 6.


Individual organizations hosting this event are Penn State Hazleton, Lehigh Valley, Schuylkill, Wilkes-Barre, and Worthington Scranton Alumni Societies, and the Anthracite, Greater Binghamton, Greater Hazleton, Greater Scranton, Greater Susquehanna Valley, and Schuylkill Chapters of the Penn State Alumni Association.


Last year's event was attended by over 500 alumni, family and friends. Everyone is welcome!


Information and a printable registration form is available on the Penn State Worthington Scranton alumni webpage at or by emailing [email protected].