Friday in the `Fonte, a free summertime event which aims to support Bellefonte’s shopping, dining, craft beverage producers and more will celebrate its final Friday in the ‘Fonte of the season on September 24th, 2021. Food trucks, artisans, craft beverage providers and music by Anchor & Arrow will be set up outdoors at Jabebo located at 213 E. Bishop Street. Music is sponsored by Blink and Bellefonte.com.
Bellefonte businesses will be hosting a select number of local artists that will be demonstrating their work around downtown. Stop by the Downtown Bellefonte Inc. table at Jabebo to pick up an artist location map. Big Spring Spirits, Axemann Brewery, Nittany Catering, Marin Eats, Federalist Studios Photography, Sunset Slush Happy Valley, Bees Knees Coffee, Spring Creek Picnics, Smith + Front, Tiny Seed Beads, Prachi’s Bohemian Art, and more will be popped up in the lot outside at Jabebo.
Venture over to Undine Fire Company where firefighters will be giving fire truck tours. Full of Hot Air will be twisting balloon animals for the kiddos’ enjoyment!
Visit Downtown Bellefonte Inc.’s website for up to date information about the event and special Shop Small Crawl details: downtownbellefonteinc.com. This will be the last month that participants can collect 2021 Friday in the ‘Fonte buttons in the Shop Small Crawl.
Announcements from participating businesses can be found below:
Art a la Carte, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
107 S. Allegheny St • artalacartepa.com
Art a la Carte features dozens of Central PA artists! In the shop, you will find jewelry, glass, woodwork, quilts, handwoven pieces, felt, marbled silk, pottery, paintings, pastels, photography, homemade goats’ milk soap, handmade cards, and Bellefonte tees…plus much more! During Friday in the ‘Fonte enjoy artist demonstrations and be sure to grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Axemann Brewery, Will be popping up in the outdoor beverage garden in the lot outside Jabebo from 5 to 8 p.m.
Their tasting room and patio are open and their beer is flowing. Check out their killer space with great views of Spring Creek. 2042 Axemann Road • email@example.com Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Bees Knees Coffee, Will be popping up in the lot outside Jabebo from 5 to 8 p.m.
114 East College Ave
Bees Knees Coffee will be at the lot outside Jabebo during Friday in the ‘Fonte. They have hot and iced coffee, latte, cappuccino, cold brew and espresso. Iced tea, lemonade, Arnold palmer and some baked goods. Be sure to grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Bellefonte Art Museum, 12 to 8 p.m.
133 N Allegheny St • firstname.lastname@example.org
During Friday in the ‘Fonte, Elody Gyekis will be doing quick portrait sketches from 5pm – 7pm! After, be sure to check out their gift shop, which has fine art and handcrafted gems! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Belle Mercantile, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
135 South Spring St. • 814.353.4751
Belle Mercantile is a collective marketplace featuring local artisan, handmade, vintage and unique finds. You can purchase special Bellefonte Shop Small Crawl Totes at Belle Mercantile! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Bellefonte Family Dentistry
115 South School Street • 814.355.1587
During Friday in the ‘Fonte, Bellefonte Family Dentistry will be donating adult and children sized toothbrushes that you can pickup at the DBI table at Jabebo.
Big Spring Spirits, Will be popping up in the outdoor beverage garden in the lot outside Jabebo from 5 to 8 p.m.
Stop in their tasting room to enjoy a summer inspired handcrafted cocktail and delicious food from Nomad Kitchen. Dine safely indoors or outdoors on the patio with views of Talleyrand Park. 198 Match Factory Place • (814) 353-4478. Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
The Blonde Bistro, 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Located inside Axemann Brewery at 2042 Axemann Rd • 814.353.4696
The Blonde Bistro is an Italian restaurant located inside Axemann Brewery. They have big plates, small plates and custom pizzas and just updated their menu. Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Bonfattos Italian Market and Corner Cafe, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
401 West High Street • 814.353.3330
Bonfattos is a third generation, 100 year old family business located in Historic Downtown Bellefonte. Looking for a great breakfast, lunch or dinner option? Bonfattos has it all. Their specialty coffee, Italian desserts and bonanza sub are all staples made with quality ingredients. You can purchase special Bellefonte Shop Small Crawl Totes at Bonfattos! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
By A Thread, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
135 W High Street • byathreadboutique.com
By A Thread is a women’s clothing boutique featuring colorful spring tops, cute boho dresses, floral patterns and trendy accessories. Fun fact: By A Thread started as a popup before opening their brick and mortar shop, in Bellefonte, last year. During Friday in the ‘Fonte Eric McCrum will be playing music and Happy Valley Nomadic Spirits as well as Mac Daddy Stitches will be popping up. Enjoy free samples from Happy Valley Nomadic Spirits!
The Cakery, 11 to 8 p.m.
105 N. Potter St. • email@example.com
Whether you like cakes, cupcakes, pies, bread, scones, or some other sweet treat, The Cakery will most certainly meet your needs! During Friday in the ‘Fonte they will be launching a brand new treat! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Confer’s Jewelers, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
100 N. Allegheny Street • (814) 355-8836
Confer’s Jewelers provides the Bellefonte Pennsylvania community with fine jewelry and exceptional service at affordable prices. You can purchase special Bellefonte Shop Small Crawl Totes at Confer’s! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte for a Penn State Tailgate with free Penn State Jewelry.
Co2 Boutique, 10 a.m to 7 p.m.
104 N Allegheny Street • (814) 353-4258
Shop at Co2 Boutique and get $5 off a $20 purchase and ½ off ½ the store. Co2 has many great accessories, gifts and jewelry. Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Downtown Bellefonte Inc., 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
127 S. Allegheny Street • downtownbellefonteinc.com
Downtown Bellefonte Inc. will be set up in the lot outside of Jabebo, 213 E. Bishop Street, during Friday in the ‘Fonte. Bellefonte merchandise will be available for purchase. Become a member by visiting www.downtownbellefonteinc.com or contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. Downtown Bellefonte Inc. is a local non-profit dedicated to helping businesses arrive and thrive in 21st Century Bellefonte while preserving, protecting and utilizing Bellefonte’s historic architecture and heritage, and organizing town-wide initiatives that invite residents and visitors alike to discover all the Bellefonte has to offer. Event proceeds benefit the preservation and promotion of Downtown Bellefonte.
The Faith Centre, 10 a.m to 8 p.m.
110 W. High St
Shop at The Faith Centre for all your clothing and household needs.
Federalist Studios – Photography, 5pm to 8 p.m.
415 West High Street, Bellefonte
Local photography prints will be available for purchase at the lot outside Jabebo. Be sure to follow Federalist Studios Photography on facebook and Instagram.
Good Intent Cider, 3 to 10 p.m.
167 S Potter St. • 814.355.1654
Good Intent Cider is a family owned and operated cidery that strives to make the best cider by adding no water and very little sweetness. Their cidery and great outdoor patio are not to be missed! You can enjoy their cider by the glass, bottle, crowler and growler. Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
The Great Mish Mosh, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
128 S Allegheny Street • (814) 353-4226
Stop by Mish Mosh for a great selection of new, used, & antique furniture, estate jewelry, glassware, art, handcrafted and home decor. They’ve got a bit of everything! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Helen Foxx and Co., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
122 S Allegheny Street • (814) 548-7847
Helen Foxx carries a wide selection of ladies boutique clothing and accessories, for all sizes and budgets. They will be hosting an artist during Friday in the ‘Fonte. Stop by to shop and get inspired!
Happy Wraps, 10 am to 8 pm
216 W High Street • (814) 954-5383
Stop in for fresh and healthy wraps and finish up with a fruit smoothie or hand-dipped Hershey’s ice cream before or after your shopping adventures. During Friday in the ‘Fonte grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Jabebo Studio, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., September’s Friday in the ‘Fonte host!
213 E. Bishop St. • 814-353-1022
Stop in the gift shop to see their handcrafted earrings, you can also find locally made bath and beauty products, hand-made and fair-trade items. They make their earrings from recycled cereal boxes; consider donating yours to Jabebo. Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and enjoy the fun!
The Magpie’s Nest, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
102 E. Bishop St. • 814-574-5714
Is your home in need of a refresh as we move into the fall season? The Magpie’s Nest has a wonderful selection of items to help decorate your home. “Anything you need to feather your nest.” Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte to check out this amazing shop and get inspired by their popup artists.
Our Fair Lady Bed and Breakfast, open 24 hrs.
313 E. Linn Street • 814.355.1117
Our Fair Lady is a beloved Bed & Breakfast in the heart of Historic Bellefonte. Enjoy warm hospitality, quality comfort, and a rich historic atmosphere in this meticulously-maintained 19th century home. It’s the perfect weekend getaway, or place to call home for an extended stay. During Friday in the ‘Fonte they are offering a 10% discount! Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Pizza Mia!, 8 a.m. to midnight
106 N Spring St • 814.355.3738
Pizza Mia’s hand-tossed dough and homemade pizza sauce is what they pride themselves on. Their vegetables come from hometown gardens and the tomatoes go from vine to plate in just a few days, even in the off-season. Pickup a pizza and come enjoy it while listening to the band during Friday in the ‘Fonte! Be sure to grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Plumb’s Cards and Gifts, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
105 N Allegheny Street • (814) 355-3225
Plumb’s offers beautiful home decor, gifts, cards and stationery. And don’t forget about their old-fashioned soda fountain with hand dipped ice cream. Stop by during Friday in the ‘Fonte and grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Portfolio A Salon, 9 a.m. to 8p.m.
376 Phoenix Ave • 814.466.7112
Come visit the newest and exclusive Aveda Concepts Salon. They are a new Bellefonte business with a great space, a ton of services and fabulous products. During Friday in the ‘Fonte they will be giving away gift bags and be sure to pick up a Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
Richard Knupp Heritage Center, 1 to 7 p.m.
123 N. Allegheny Street
Stop in to check out the recently opened heritage center in Bellefonte. Here you can find information on Bellefonte history and scheduled historic self-guided tours through town. Chat with Sally Houser and JoAnn Knupp about all things Bellefonte.
Smith + Front, Will be popping up in the lot outside Jabebo from 5 to 8 p.m.
160 Dunlop Street • 814.380.9072
Smith + Front is a new Bellefonte business located in the Gamble Mill. It is owned by a husband and wife maker team: Staci Egan creates jewelry – Contempo Jewelry and David Egan is a woodworker – Reconstruct Wood. The shop supports handmade and local products. Stop in and check out their jewelry, woodworking, candles, bath products, greeting cards, plants and more! Smith + Front and Tiny Seed Beads will be popping up at Friday in the ‘Fonte with lots of new stuff!
Titan Market, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
2042 Axemann Road, Suite 200 • 814.404.7422
Titan Market is an indoor market that not only has weekly markets and events. They also have space available to rent for your private parties and events! You can purchase special Bellefonte Shop Small Crawl Totes at Titan Market and be sure to grab your Shop Small Crawl button with purchase.
For more information:
Jennilyn Schuster, Main Street Manager — email@example.com