City of Oil

Special Concerts & Events

12th Annual Oil Region Indie Music Festival

Saturday, June 8, 2019


The 12th Annual Oil Region Indie Music Festival will be held Saturday, June 8th, 2019 and will showcase an array of local and regional rock, punk, folk and indie musicians and songwriters. The festival intends to celebrate the region's wealth of artistic talent as well as create broader performances and networking opportunities for local and regional musicians, artists and their audiences.

The one day festival will kick off at 2 p.m. Saturday on Seneca Street and along Pipeline Alley in Oil City. The lineup of performers will include Scrap Kids, Justin Parson, Abigail Foster's Photosynthesis Machine and Mitch Littler as well as an array of other talented artists. Hip and Handmade Market will align Seneca Street with vendors featuring a variety of handmade items from local crafters and artisans.

There is no charge for the event. Attendees may bring lawn chairs or blankets.

The Oil Region Indie Music Festival is sponsored in part by the Oil City Arts Council. For additional information regarding the festival visit the Oil Region Indie Music Festival Facebook page.

12th Annual Oil Country Bluegrass Festival

Friday - Sunday February 22-24, 2019

The CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Venango County, Inc. and Oil City Arts Council are again teaming together to host what will be Oil City’s 12th Annual Oil Country Bluegrass Festival. This annual event will be held on February 22, 23 and 24, 2019, at the Days Inn located at 1 Seneca Street in Oil City, PA. All proceeds will benefit the most appreciative sponsoring non-profit organizations.There is no admission charge for attending the festival, but donations are encouraged.