September 2020

COVID-19 Resources

Click here for a list of helpful COVID-19 Resources for Businesses.  For additional information on grants, loans, or other tools for small businesses, please contact the Oil City Main Street Office at 814.677.3152 x 101.

Facade Improvement Grant Program

Applications are now being accepted!  In partnership with the City of Oil City, the Oil City Main Street Program (OCMS) offers a Façade Improvement Grant Program which provides reimbursable, 50/50 matching grants of up to $5,000 for exterior storefront improvements on eligible buildings located within the Oil City Main Street District.  Learn more here and find complete details with links to application materials on our Façade Grant Information Page.

October 2020

OCtoberFest 2020

OCtoberFest returns to downtown Oil City on October 10! Join us in Town Square for live music, outdoor dining, and art & creative fun for the entire family. Activities include:

Live music with Randy Moorehead - 11:00-1:00
Live Music with Wyllis Street Band - 2:00-4:00
Food vendors including Elks Lodge, Heath's Market & Double Play
Pumpkin decorating in Town Square
Win-A-Mask Raffle at Transit Art Gallery & Gifts
"In Hindsight 2020" exhibit at Graffiti Gallery
Virtual Pumpkins & Pots by Oil Creek Earthworks Pottery Studio
Night at the Museum auctions at Venango Museum of Arts, Science & Industry

Save the date! Details & complete schedules will be posted at


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