Cranberry Festival


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September 21st, 2013

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, including an Art Show and the crowning of the Cranberry Festival King and Queen.

Cranberry Festival Schedule 2013


2013 FORMS & INFORMATION IN PDF FORMAT

Arts & Crafts Vendor Application

Food Vendor Application

Informational Booth Application

Car & Motorcycle Flyer

Coach Rood Classic 5K Run/Walk

Cutest Berry of the Bunch Photo Contest


2013 Cranberry Festival 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

Festival Fundraiser Spaghetti Dinner
Wednesday, September 18, 5-7PM
Seneca Volunteer Fire Department; 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 18, 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 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

Friday, September 20

Cranberry Festival Corn Roast
Friday, September 20  5-7PM
4 Your Car Connection, 7082 US 322, Cranberry , PA
Come out to the first ever Cranberry Festival Corn Roast at the dealership.
Catered by Classy Catering.  There is no charge to attend.

Sponsored by: 4 Your Car Connection

Saturday, September 21st  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 7:30 – 8:15AM Race starts at 8:30AM
Proceeds benefit the Coach Steve Rood Memorial Scholarship
$15 before 9/1/13; $20 after – 9/1/13

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

Local Musical Entertainment
Holey Jeans 10AM
“Two of Us” 12-4PM
Patty David 4:30-6PM
Morrison Park – Upper Pavilion


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


Home Depot “Kid’s Workshops”

11AM – While quantities last – Children’s Area
Presented by Home Depot


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

Backwoods Olympics 2PM  – behind Gazebo
Coordinated by: Miller’s Design
Register before 2pm behind Gazebo. Registration fee: $5. Great prizes.

Frog Jumping Contest
Bring your own frog to the second annual Cranberry Festival Frog Jump
3PM – Morrison Park Pond Area

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

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

Fireworks Display at the Cranberry Mall
9PM Cranberry Mall


Cranberry Festival Buttons
Cranberry Festival Buttons are available for $5 each (250 Buttons Total). There will be three drawings on Saturday September 15th 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!

2013 Cranberry Festival Sponsors

Gold Level Sponsors

Silver Level Sponsors


Northwest Savings Bank of Cranberry

Samuel Justus Charitable Trust

Cranberry Mall

Bronze Level Sponsors

Community Ambulance Service

Culligan Water Conditioning

Edward Jones Investments – Seneca

Electralloy

First United National Bank

Froggy * Majic * WUZZ

Hile-Best Funeral Home, Inc.

Joe Taylor Ford

Klapec Auto Body, Inc.

Marc Maslov – Ear, Nose & Throat Assoc.

Pepsi Beverages

PNC Bank of Cranberry

Schake Industries, Inc.

Venango College Clarion University

WKQW 96.3 FM-1120AM

World of Wheels

Patron Level Sponsors

Barr’s Insurance, Inc.
Cabinet Store, Inc.
Classy Catering & Bistro Bakery
Clay Campbell Accountant
D & R Glass
Day’s Inn Oil City
Deets Mechanical
Farmers National Bank
H & R Block
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Hope Pediatrics
Hoss’s Steak & Sea House
Nicole’s Bridal Boutique
O’Polka & Company, Inc.
Pin Oak Village
Seneca Insurance & Full Service Notary
Struxures, LLC
Urban Insurance

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

Cranberry Festival 2009 155PinOak Village ApartmentsKen Miller


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