Special Events

To register for any of these events, please see the Chamber calendar.

Monthly Business After-Hours Mixers

Business After-Hours Mixers, hosted by chamber members provide opportunities for members to build their network of business associates.

Check the calendar at the right to find our next chamber mixer!

Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening Celebrationsceremonial-scissors1

Is your business celebrating a grand opening at a new location? Invite the Chamber, and we will extend the invitation to:

  • Public Officials
  • Chamber Board Members
  • Chamber Ambassadors
  • FLEX members

We’ll bring the ribbon and extra large scissors!

Annual Dinner & Recognition Ceremony

Rainy LinnThe Annual Dinner & Recognition Ceremony serves as the premiere event of the year at the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce. This event, held in February, recognizes the Chamber’s accomplishments, honors the Outstanding Citizens of the Year and recognizes the Chamber’s Volunteer of the Year.



The 2018 Annual Dinner will be held Wednesday, February 21th at Cross Creek Golf Resort.


2018 Invitation Flyer

Online Reservations


Golf OutingChamber Annual Golf Scramble

The Chamber of Commerce holds several fundraisers throughout the year. The Golf Scramble is a fun fundraiser that includes golfing for four, delicious steak dinners, and lots of prizes!  The 2018 Golf Scramble will be held July 26, 2018.

2018 Registration Form

Golf Scramble Online Reservation


Business  of the Year Tribute

Annually the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce honors a successful business within the county that: has been in business for no less than three years and exhibited a number of achievements such as increased productivity, business expansion, demonstrated commitment to community, and a reputation for good customer service. The Business of  the Year and the Partner in Business Awards will be presented at a luncheon. Date TBA

2016 Business of the Year, Caldwell Printing Services and Signage Solutions

2016 Business of the Year, Caldwell Printing Services and Signage Solutions







Chamber Annual Steak Fry

Steak FryThe Steak Fry is a non-typical Chamber of Commerce fundraiser and networking event. The dress is casual. The scene is informal. But, some of our members get the best leads of the year from this event. You won’t want to miss it. Plan to attend in August at the Oil City Boat Club.

Steak Fry Invitation2017



Legislative Forums

The Chamber of Commerce Legislative Committee schedules Legislative Forums throughout the year, to update its members on local, state, and federal elections.