July 2018

Oil City Farmers' Market

Thursdays, 9 am – 7 pm (vendor hours vary) on Central Avenue in front of the Oil City Library.  Featuring farm-fresh fruits & vegetables, plants & flowers, baked goods, handcrafted & artisan creations, and much more!  Learn more about the market here – for vendor information, contact the Oil City Main Street Program at (814) 677-3152 ext. 101 or kbailey@oilregion.org.

Pipeline Alley Concerts

Wednesdays at noon, June – August in Pipeline Alley (at National Transit Building, 206 Seneca Street).  Bring your lunch and enjoy live music in the alley!  The July schedule includes:  July 11: Jerome Wincek; July 18: Sunny James; July 25: Rich Sabousky.  Coordinated by the Oil City Arts Council – for the full schedule visit www.oilcity.org/pipeline-alley-concerts.


Thursday, July 19 on Central Avenue in front of the Oil City Library.  Featuring the Oil City Farmers Market plus live music by Randy Moorehead 5-7 pm, and more!  Come and check out the goods at the market!

Oil Heritage Festival Bike n'Brew

Saturday, July 21, in Justus Park.  Featuring biking and outdoor activities from 10 am – 4 pm, food vendors, and a ticketed brewfest from 5-8 pm.  This event is hosted by FLEX (Future Leaders and Entrepreneurs Exchange), the young professional group of the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce.  For more info visit http://www.venangochamber.org/oil-heritage-festival-bike-n-brew/

Arts in the Park

Saturday, July 21, 4-8 pm in Justus Park.  Live music in conjunction with the Oil Heritage Festival Bike n’Brew:  featuring Bryan Schwab and the Static Gypsies (4-5:30 pm) and Shelly & the Riff Riders (6-8 pm).  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy an evening of live music with a spectacular view of the Allegheny River!  This free concert is sponsored by the Oil City Arts Council. Learn more at www.oilcity.org/arts-council or contact (814) 678-3017 for more information.

Oil Heritage Festival Art Show

Wednesday July 25 (Opening Reception 6-9 pm) through Sunday July 29 in downtown Oil City (3 locations).  For 2018 Artist Applications, click below: 

Children’s Art Show Application

Young Adult Art Show Application

Adult Art Show Application

Photography Art Show Application

Music on the Square with Max Schang's Trio of Blues

Wednesday, July 25, 7-9 pm at the Town Square, Center & Seneca Streets.  Featuring live entertainment with Max Schang’s Trio of Blues, held in conjunction with the Oil Heritage Art Show Opening Reception.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on, and enjoy an evening in downtown Oil City!  Sponsored by the Oil City Main Street Program, call (814) 677-3152 ext. 101 or visit www.oilcitymainstreet.org for details.

40th Annual Oil Heritage Festival

July 26-29 in downtown Oil City.  This festival honors the area’s rich heritage that resulted from the discovery of petroleum and the “oil boom” that occurred along Oil Creek in the mid-1800’s.  Featured events include the Bike-n-Brew, Softball Tournament, Raft Race, Children’s Parade, Queen Crowning, Art & Craft Show, Parade, Car & Motorcycle Cruise-In, live entertainment plus many more events & activities packed into a 4-day (plus) celebration!  Proudly sponsored by the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce.  For a full schedule of events, visit http://www.venangochamber.org/visit/oil-heritage-festival/


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