City of Oil

Special Concerts & Events 2016

9th Annual Oil Region Indie Music Festival

Friday - Saturday, June 10-11, 2016


Independent musicians play original music on multiple Seneca Street stages Friday from 5 pm - 9 pm. Saturday stage lineup, jam opportunities, and activity tent in Justus Park, Drum Circle, games, and vendors. 2 pm - 9 pm. Free admission.

U.S. Navy Sea Chanters

Monday, April 4, 2016

The U.S. Navy Sea Chanters will make a stop in Oil City on their 2016 national tour. These a cappela singers perform everything from traditional sea chanties to classic rock harmonies! Free admission -- advance tickets are available at the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce. For tickets in quantities over 6, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Oil City Arts Council, 21 Seneca St, Oil City, PA 16301. The concert begins at 7:00 pm at the Oil City High School Auditorium.

Oil Country Bluegrass Festival

Friday - Sunday, February 19-21, 2016


Bluegrass performers from all over the region gather at the Oil City Day's Inn to play onstage and jam in the hallways. Free admission -- audience is urged to take part in fundraising activities. 9th Annual Oil County Bluegrass Festival Band Line up (All Bands are playing 40 minute Sets)