Bellefonte businesses welcome the spring season with Fling in the ‘Fonte

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Bellefonte businesses welcome the spring season with Fling in the ‘Fonte

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On April 30, 2022, Downtown Bellefonte businesses are joining forces to host Fling in the ‘Fonte. To welcome the warm weather, Bellefonte businesses have organized a spring day of shopping and fun in the community. Whether you’re experiencing Bellefonte for the first time as a visitor; or you’re a long time resident, there will be […]


Chocolate Walk planned alongside Bellefonte Community Easter Egg Hunt

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Hop around Downtown Bellefonte businesses to enjoy chocolate treats, activities, or for chances to win prizes In collaboration with the Bellefonte Community Easter Egg Hunt, Bellefonte businesses are extending the festivities of the day with their very own Chocolate Walk. On Saturday, April 16, stop by participating businesses for special Easter chocolates, fun activities, raffles, […]


Request for Proposals: Short-term stay housing for remote workers

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Downtown Bellefonte Inc., an organization dedicated to the economic growth and vitality of Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, seeks short-term housing that reflects a long-term stay for up to six remote workers starting July 2022 for approximately 2-4 weeks.  As part of  the Wilds Are Working,  an initiative with The Pennsylvania Wilds and Ben Franklin Technology Partners that […]


Nominations now open for 2021 Downtown Bellefonte Inc. Awards

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Nominations are now open for the 2021 Downtown Bellefonte Inc. Awards! Award recipients will be honored during our Annual Meeting event in late January (date to be determined). Scroll down to fill out the form to make a nomination. Awards & Criteria  Volunteer of the Year Award: The Downtown Bellefonte, Inc. Volunteer of the Year […]


Downtown Bellefonte Inc. accepting applications for Board of Directors

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Interested in getting involved with Downtown Bellefonte Inc? We’re currently looking for applicants for our Board of Directors. We’re always looking for volunteers for our committees, as well. Committees include: Organization Economic Development Marketing Events Fundraising To volunteer with Downtown Bellefonte Inc., fill out the form below:    Loading…


Artist Demonstrations, food trucks, live music and more planned at Jabebo for September 24th Friday in the ‘Fonte

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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 […]


Request for Proposals: LoveBFT

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Downtown Bellefonte Inc., an organization dedicated to the economic growth and vitality of Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, seeks an individual or company to produce a physical representation of “LoveBFT.”  Over the course of the last two years, Downtown Bellefonte Inc. has worked with other Bellefonte organizations and businesses to utilize the social media hashtag #LoveBFT to promote […]


Downtown Bellefonte Inc. receives 2021 Main Street America accreditation

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Downtown Bellefonte Inc. has been designated as an accredited Main Street™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards. Each year, Main Street America and its partners announce the list of accredited programs to recognize their exceptional commitment to preservation-based economic development and community revitalization through the Main Street Approach™. “We are proud to recognize this year’s 889 […]


Now hiring: Main Street Manager

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Downtown Bellefonte Inc. is hiring a Main Street Manager! Applications are open through February 17, 2021. The Main Street Manager is the public face of DBI to Bellefonte and the surrounding community at large. They will promote downtown activities, educate businesses, serve as a listener, collaborator, clearinghouse, visionary, facilitator, and coordinator based on the four […]


Downtown Bellefonte Inc. funds second facade grant application; launches 2021 contest 

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Downtown Bellefonte Inc., an organization that aims to help the Bellefonte business community thrive, has announced a second recipient for the organization’s Best Facade Forward grant program. The program, first launched at the beginning of 2020, offers a $1,000 grant to downtown businesses to make updates to a business’ overall facade.  “First impressions matter,” said […]