Cranberry Festival 2019

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Gold Level Sponsors:

2019 Schedule of Events

For a PDF of the schedule, click HERE

Pre-Festival Events

Thursday, September 19

Festival Fundraiser Spaghetti Dinner

5 – 7 PM, Seneca Volunteer Fire Hall, 1052 Main St., Seneca, Adults: $9, Children ages 4-10: $4, Ages 3 & under: free, Enjoy fresh salad, dinner rolls, spaghetti and meatballs, dessert, and beverages

Cranberry Festival King & Queen Talent and Crowning Ceremony

7 – 8:30 PM, Seneca Volunteer Fire Hall, 1052 Main St., Seneca, Free admission to those attending the Spaghetti Dinner, $1 for all others

Friday, September 20

Cranberry Festival Picnic Lunch

11:30 AM – 1 :30 PM, CS Technologies Plus, 2803 State Route 257, Seneca

Free to the public, “Thank You” to our community and Township, Free food and beverages, prizes, special sales, Refurb computers starting at $50.00, Sponsored by CS Technologies Plus

Cranberry Festival Corn Roast

5 – 7 PM, 4 Your Car Connection, 7082 US 322, Cranberry

Come out to the 6th annual corn roast at the dealership! There is no charge to attend. Sponsored by 4 Your Car Connection

Venango County Humane Society Cutest Pet Contest

Vote at Venango County Humane Society, or at • Top 3 pets with the most donations win! • 1st $50 Amazon gift card, 2nd $25 Stiller’s Smokehouse gift card, 3rd Pet Gift Basket) • Winners announced at Cranberry Festival!

Saturday, September 21

Cranberry Festival Basket/Prize Raffle

Morrison Park, 10 AM – 6 PM

Food Fest

Morrison Park, 10 AM – 7 PM

Arts & Crafts Show

Morrison Park, 10 AM – 6 PM

Car & Motorcycle Cruise-In

Morrison Park, 10 AM – 6 PM, Best in show will be awarded! Coordinated by Latshaw Motors

Free Children’s Games & Events

Morrison Park – Children’s Area, 10 AM – 6 PM, face paint, hair spray, balloon art, and more! Coordinated by Farmer’s National Bank

4 Your Car Connection Paint-A-Car

Morrison Park – Children’s Area, 10 AM – 6 PM, Coordinated by 4 Your Car Connection

Children’s Spin Art and Coloring Activity

Morrison Park – Children’s Area, 10 AM – 6 PM, Free popcorn and snow cones, Coordinated by Woodforest National Bank and Jones Party Magic

Home Depot “Kid’s Workshops”

Morrison Park, 11 AM – while supplies last, presented by Home Depot

UPMC Northwest Teddy Bear Clinic

11 AM, Bring your stuffed friend who may be in need of repair. Our experts will handle them with care and put them back together again!

Cranberry Bake Off

11 AM – deliver to gazebo area; 11:15 AM – judging; 12:30 PM – winners announced. All items must contain cranberries! New this year – YOUTH category for bakers 16 & under. Baked goods will then be sold to benefit the festival. Coordinated by David McVay

“Hunt for Cranberry Red”

Stop by the food ticket booth for a scavenger hunt check list. Bring your completed form back to the info booth for a prize. 12 PM – 5 PM, Morrison Park, Coordinated by CS Technologies Plus

Family Karaoke with Nicole Matson

1 – 3 PM, Morrison Park – Children’s Area, Sing your heart out!

Backwoods Olympics

2 PM, Morrison Park, Register before 2 PM, Registration fee: $5, Great prizes and medals will be awarded!

Pickleball Clinic and Open Play

11 AM, Clinic by Kirk Frost – Venango County Pickleball Ambassador, Equipment provided or bring your own! Coordinated by Oil City YMCA/Katie Port 677-3000

Cranberry Festival Sand Volleyball Tournament

Play begins at 10 AM, Co-ed 4’s, Registration fee $20, Register by calling tournament director David Snedden at 814-676-2000, Coordinated by David Snedden of Hagan Business Machines

Touch-a-Truck at the Cranberry Mall

Real trucks & heavy equipment for kids to climb on and explore! 7 PM – 9 PM, Cranberry Mall

Seneca Lanes Half Price Weekend

2771 State Route 257, Seneca • Friday 6-8 PM All proceeds donated to the festival, $5/person • Friday 8:30-10:30 PM Strike it Rich, $5/person • Saturday 1-3 PM Family Cosmic, $17.50/lane • Saturday 3:30-5:30 PM Family Pizza, $20/lane • Saturday 9:30-11:30 PM Cosmic Bowl, $5/person

Silver Level Sponsors:

Cranberry Mall

Edward Jones Investments – Seneca

Northwest Bank

Bronze Level Sponsors:

Clarion County Community Bank

Clarion University – Venango

Community Ambulance Service


Farmers National Bank

First United National Bank

Fryburg Sportsman’s Club

Froggy * Majic * WUZZ

Hile-Best Funeral Home, Inc.

Griffin Phillis Ford Motors

Klapec Auto Body, Inc.

Oil City Moose Club

PNC Bank

Rossbacher Insurance Group

Schiffer’s Custom Cabinetry

Seneca Medical Center of Butler Heath System

Patron Level Sponsors:

Barr’s Insurance

Deets Mechanical

Galaxy Federal Credit Union

Gary Jackson Insurance Agency

Hope Pediatrics

H & R Block

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Nicole’s Bridal Boutique

Northpointe Automotive

Oil City Vineyard Church

O’Polka & Company

Pin Oak Village

Snyder Electric

World of Wheels