November 2019

Transit Concert Series - Echo Valley

Friday, November 8, 7:30 pm in the National Transit Building Great Room. Echo Valley has been entertaining people of all ages since 2009 with their variety of bluegrass, gospel, Celtic, and folk styles. With their unique, farm-raised blend of six sisters and one brother, this group impresses with their superb stage presence, musicianship, sibling harmonies and multi-instrument talents.

Sponsored by the Oil City Arts Council. Admission is $8 for Arts Council members, or $10 for non-members. For more information, visit

Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 30. Details coming soon…. save the date and break away from the big boxes! #shopsmall in downtown #oilcitypa!  #buylocalbuyoften #feedyourcommunity

December 2019

Oil City's 19th Annual Christmas Past

December 5-8 in downtown Oil City.  A weekend full of holiday festivities including tree lighting ceremony, chili cook-off, children’s activities, craft and vendor shows, shopping, 5K, displays, holiday music, live entertainment, Santa & much more!  Stay tuned for details! 

Jingle Bell Run (5K Run/Walk)

Saturday, December 7, 9:00 am downtown Oil City. 5K run/walk in conjunction with Oil City’s Annual Christmas Past.   Registration/awards will be at the National Transit Building Great Room; race begins on Seneca Street at the Town Square and proceeds over Veterans Bridge and along Front Street (out & back). Awards for runners & walkers in all age groups.  Dress in your most festive holiday outfit and join Santa & The Grinch in this jolly event… FREE Kid’s Race at 8:45 am, too!  Cost: $20 advance, $25 Nov. 28 & after. T-shirt Deadline:  Nov. 15.  Proceeds benefit the downtown revitalization efforts of the Oil City Main Street Program. Click here for a printable registration form; or click here to register online

Transit Concert Series - Gravel Lick

Friday, December 13, 7:30 pm in the National Transit Building Great Room. Gravel Lick consists of members Colette Vickers on bass, Barbi Milliron on fiddle, Cheryl Rennier on guitar and vocals, and Nancy Jeannerat on mandolin and also providing vocals. They each bring a variety of influences to Gravel Lick’s bluegrass sound, with a non-traditional flair.

Sponsored by the Oil City Arts Council. Admission is $8 for Arts Council members, or $10 for non-members. For more information, visit


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