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Today’s (Saturday's) Oil Festival schedule

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Posted: Saturday, August 13, 2016 3:00 am

9 to 5 p.m. — The Benson Memorial Library will host the Oil Region Alliance Natural Gas Traveling Exhibit, “Walking the Line — Then and Now.”

10 to 6 p.m. — Craft and food vendors begin selling in Scheide Park and Washington Street, along with Titusville Open-Air Market vendors. Bringing local produce and handmade goods. Dunking Booth, Non-Profit Info Booths & Raffles on Central Ave.

10 to 4 p.m. — Titusville Council on the Arts Chalk Walk display and contest, on North Washington Street. This is in conjunction with the Arts Council’s fine art exhibit, which will be held inside Main Street Elementary School.

10 to 6 — Kids Zone open. Video game trailer sessions from 1 to 3 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m.

11 — Oil Festival Parade, on Main Street.

Noon to 4 p.m. — Free tours of the Tarbell House, 324 E. Main St.

Noon to 4 p.m. — Pa. Oil Region AACA Car Show, on West Spring Street and Central Ave., winners announced at 4 p.m., at the Scheide Park gazebo.

2 to 5 — Self-guided churches tour. Guide brochures are available at the Hospitality Tent* and The Church of Christ.

3 to 4 — Music of the WWII Era, presented by Dr. Phil Atteberry, at Main Street Elementary.

3 to 7 — Eighth annual Drake’s Folly Beer Festival.

6 — Barge races, at Dick Kraffert Pool at Burgess Park

8 — Local band “Necessary Experience,” at Carter Field during a free family tailgate party prior to the festival’s closing fireworks.

10 — Fireworks, by Gibson Fireworks, will light up the night, at Carter Field. (Sunday is the rain makeup day for the Necessary Experience concert and the fireworks).

Fundraising T-shirts in youth and adult sizes are available for purchase at the Hospitality Tent, as well as commemorative buttons.

A drawing of the 200 buttons will be held at 9 p.m., today, for cash prizes. For more information, see the Oil Festival Facebook page.

*The Hospitality Tent will contain tables and chairs, info on events/maps, sunscreen, hand sanitizer, etc.

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