Cranberry Festival

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September 17th, 2016

10am – 7pm
Morrison Park, Seneca PA 16346


The annual Cranberry Festival is held on the third weekend in September in Morrison Park, Seneca, PA. The week preceding the festival includes additional community activities and the crowning of the Cranberry Festival King and Queen.

 

2016 FORMS & INFORMATION
IN PDF FORMATArts Crafts Vendor Application

Informational Booth Registration

Food Vendors Application

Coach Rood 5K Registration Form

Car & Motorcycle Cruise In Flyer


Cranberry Festival Schedule 2016 (PDF)

 

2016 Schedule of Events

Limited Parking available at Morrison Park!  Free shuttle bus (compliments of Cranberry Bus Company) from Seneca United Methodist Church, 196 East State Road or Christian Life Academy, 224 S Main St. Seneca

Pre-Festival Events

Hoss’s Community Night Fundraiser
September 11, 2016
Hoss’s Steak & Sea House, 2432 St Rt. 257, Cranberry, PA
Must present card to Hoss’s upon ordering. A portion of your check will benefit Cranberry Festival, Call the Chamber for a card.

Print out a sheet of cards here

Festival Fundraiser Spaghetti Dinner
Wednesday, September 14, 5-7PM
Seneca Volunteer Fire Department; 1052 Main St., Seneca
Adults: $8, Children ages 4-10: $3, 3 & under: free.
Enjoy fresh salad, dinner rolls, spaghetti and meatballs, dessert, and beverages.
Coordinated by: Northwest Savings Bank of Cranberry

Cranberry Festival King & Queen Talent and Crowning Ceremony
Wednesday, September 14, 7-8:30PM
Seneca Volunteer Fire Department; 1052 Main St., Seneca
Free admission to those attending the Spaghetti Dinner. $1 for all others.
Coordinated by: CS Technologies Plus

Cutest 4 Legged Fur Baby Photo Contest
   Voting at 206 Seneca St, Oil City, Transit building basement
    Vote from August 29 –  noon Sept 16
Deadline to enter September 10th. Please call Casa of Venango County, Inc.,

for more information: 814-670-0550

Friday, September 17th

Cranberry Festival Picnic Lunch
    Friday, September 16th 11:30AM-1:30PM
CS Technologies Plus, 2803 State Rt 257, Seneca, PA

     Free to the Public “Thank You Tribute” to our Community/TWP
Free Food & Beverage / Entertainment / Chance to win a Computer
“Trash & Treasure Garage Sale” of New & Used Office & IT Equipment
Sponsored by: CS Technologies Plus

Cranberry Festival Corn Hole Tournament
Friday, September 16  
4 Your Car Connection, 7082 US 322, Cranberry , PA
Registration 4-4:45PM  Tournament begins at 5PM
R
egistration fee $20

Saturday, September 17th  10am-7pm
(Seating is limited – Bring your own lawn chair/blanket for park activities)

Morrison Park, Seneca (unless otherwise noted)
*schedule is subject to change*

Children’s Games and Events-ALL FREE – all day

Food Fest
10AM-7PM

Cranberry Festival Coach Rood Classic
5K Run/Walk

8:30AM
Morrison Park, Seneca
Registration is 7:15 – 8:00AM Race starts at 8:30AM
Proceeds benefit the Coach Steve Rood Memorial Scholarship
$15 before 9/7/16; $20 after – 9/7/16

Car & Motorcycle Cruise-In
10AM-7PM

Coordinated by: Northpointe

Free Children’s Games & Events
10AM-6PM Children’s Area

Cranberry Festival Basket Raffle
10AM-6PM  Gazebo

4 Your Car Connection Paint A Car

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

Cranberry Bake Off
10AM – deliver to gazebo area; 11:15AM – judging; 12:30 PM – winners announced on Main Stage. All items must contain cranberries! Baked goods will then be sold to benefit the festival.
Coordinated by: Carol Gustafson

Cranberry Festival Sand Volleyball Tournament
10AM Play Begins
Co-ed 4’s (Maximum 2 men per team)

Register by calling Tournament Director David Snedden at
814-676-2000
Coordinated by David Snedden, Hagan Business Machines

“Hunt for Cranberry Red”
12PM – 5PM
Stop by the food ticket booth for a scavenger hunt check list.
Bring your completed form back to the info booth for a prize.
Coordinated by: CS Technologies Plus

Gina’s Wedding & Car Giveaway
     1-3PM  Morrison Park
     Come join Gina and Jay in celebration of their marriage.
Reception, photo booth, and announcement of  car giveaway to follow.

Backwoods Olympics
2PM  – Main Area
Register before 2PM. Registration fee: $5. Great prizes.

Tournament Paintball Demonstration
3:30PM  – Main Area
Protective Equipment displayed, marker demonstration and instruction provided by Certified Technician/Referee, David Snedden

“Minute to Win It”
4PM Morrison Park – Children’s Area
Ages 8 and up
Coordinated by: 4 Your Car Connection

3rd Annual “Get Your Princess On”
6-8PM, Cranberry Mall
Children are invited to visit activity booths, crown making, nail painting, hair glitter and more! Wear you princess dress! Parents may bring cameras for photos.

Sponsored by: Cranberry Mall and Claire’s Boutique

Touch-a-Truck at the Cranberry Mall
7PM-9PM Cranberry Mall
Real trucks & heavy equipment for kids to climb on and explore

Disney Pixar’s Cars© Outdoor Movie
8:00PM Cranberry Mall
 
Bring your lawn chairs or blankets.  Fresh Clarks donuts and cold Schneider’s Dairy milk, $1

Cranberry Festival Buttons
Cranberry Festival Buttons are available for $5 each (250 Buttons Total). There will be three drawings on Saturday September 17th during the Cranberry Festival. in the amounts of $50,$75 and $100. You need not be present to win. Buttons may be purchased at the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce or CS Technologies Plus or from any Festival Committee Member.  Call 676-8521 for more info!

2016 Cranberry Festival Sponsors

 

Gold Sponsors

UPMC logo - UNstacked - color - as of March 2013

4 your car

 

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Silver Sponsors

 

Cranberry Mall
Edward Jones Investments  –  Seneca
First United National Bank
Northwest Savings Bank  –  Cranberry
Samuel Justus Trust

 

Bronze Sponsors

 

Clarion County Community Bank

Community Ambulance Service

Electralloy

First United National Bank

Froggy * Majic * WUZZ

Hile-Best Funeral Home, Inc.

Joe Taylor Ford, Inc.

Klapec Auto Body, Inc.

Pepsi Beverages

PNC Bank

Seneca Medical Center of Butler Health Systems

Rossbacher Insurance Group/ Urban  Seneca Agency

Venango College Clarion University

 

Patron Sponsors

 

Barr’s Insurance, Inc.

Culligan Water Conditioning

Deets Mechanical

H & R Block

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Hope Pediatrics

Hoss’s Steak & Sea House

Nicole’s Bridal Boutique

O’Polka & Company, A Division of

McGill, Power, Bell & Associates

 Pin Oak Village

 

UPCOMING MEETING NOTICE:
Festival Planning Meeting

The Cranberry Festival Committee meets a few times early in the year and regularly in the couple months prior to the Festival.  Everyone is welcome to attend!  We are always looking for volunteers! The committee is always looking for some fresh ideas to help the Festival grow.   All interested parties should contact the Venango Chamber at 814-676-8521.

 

Send emails regarding the Cranberry Festival to:    chamber@venangochamber.org

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Festival Fundraiser Spaghetti Dinner

Wednesday, September 18th 5-7PM

Seneca Volunteer Fire Hall; 1052 Main St., Seneca

Adults: $7, Children ages 4-10: $3, 3 & under: free. Enjoy fresh salad, dinner rolls, spaghetti and meatballs, dessert, and beverages.

Coordinated by: Northwest Savings Bank of Cranberry

Cranberry Festival King & Queen Talent and Crowning Ceremony

Wednesday, September 18th 7-8:30PM

Seneca Volunteer Fire Hall; 1052 Main St, Seneca

Free admission to those attending the Spaghetti Dinner. $1 for all others.

Coordinated by: CS Technologies Plus

Cranberry Festival Buttons

On sale through September 21st

Cranberry Festival Buttons are now available for $5 each at the Township Office, CS Technologies Plus, or Venango Chamber in Oil City. There will be 1-$50 drawing, 1- $75 drawing , 1-$100 drawing on Saturday,

September 21st during the Cranberry Festival. You do NOT need to be

present to win. Call 814-676-8521 for more information.

Cranberry Festival Corn Roast

Friday, September 20th 5-7PM

4 Your Car Connection, 7082 US 322, Cranberry, PA

Come out to the second annual Cranberry Festival Corn Roast at the

dealership.

Catered by Classy Catering. There is no charge to attend.

Sponsored by: 4 Your Car Connection

Cutest Berry of the Bunch Photo Contest

Friday, September 20th 7:30PM, Cranberry Mall

Deadline to enter September 10th

Please call Casa of Venango County, Inc.

For more information: 814-670-0550 or