First Night® Oil City has finalized plans for this New Year’s Eve on December 31 from 5:30 – 11 p.m. This fun-filled, family-oriented, non-alcoholic celebration will present an Art and Technology theme, showcasing the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.
Activities will include hat making, crafts, Cool Night Light People procession, fireworks, a drum circle, and an outdoor laser light show to end the evening. The event will also feature a wide range of entertainers; from clowns to musicians, to ice sculptors. Grab a program booklet for details on all events and times.
Buttons must be purchased and worn by attendees entering any performance venue. Children 5 and under will be admitted free of charge. Prior to Christmas, buttons will be $8. After that, the price will increase to $10 and special light-up buttons will be $15.
Buttons will be sold at: Venango Area Chamber of Commerce, Karma Coffee Company, Transit Arts Gallery, Oil City Library, and Spilling the Beans Coffee House. On New Year’s Eve, buttons will only be available after 5 p.m. at Spilling the Beans and Karma Coffee Company. Program booklets are available at sites where buttons are sold. For additional info, follow on Facebook or visit www.firstnightoc.com.
Special thanks to First Night Committee members including: George Cooley, Jeff Corbett, Dan Feroz, Charlotte LaVerde, Martha LaVerde-Heise, Lynn Pacior-Malys, Bill and Robin Moon, Ron Shoup, and Susan Williams.
This article was published in the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce’s December 2018 edition of the VenangoWorks! Newsletter.