DCNR Calendar of Events

Oil Creek State Park

The Oil Creek Valley is the site of the world’s first commercial oil well. Oil Creek State Park tells the story of the early petroleum industry by interpreting oil boomtowns, oil wells and early transportation. Scenic Oil Creek carves a valley of deep hollows, steep hillsides and wetlands.

305 State Park Road, Oil City, PA 16301-9733

Phone

814-676-5915

Website

dcnr.state.pa.us

Region

West

Manager

David Hallman

Email

oilcreeksp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

Petroleum Center Tour

Take a trip back in time at Petroleum Center to see what life was really like in this 1860's oil boom town. The park naturalist will take you on a guided...

8/6 10am
Petroleum Center Tour

Take a trip back in time at Petroleum Center to see what life was really like in this 1860's oil boom town. The park naturalist will take you on a guided...

8/6 2pm
Salamander Safari

Join the park naturalist for some family fun collecting salamanders at Oil Creek! We'll identify what we find before releasing them back into the wild. Wear...

8/8 2pm
Smokey Bear's Birthday Celebration

Who is Smokey Bear? Join the park naturalist for a fireside program on Smokey Bear’s birthday to find out! We’ll read Smokey’s story, complete some fun...

8/9 1pm
Fire in the Sky: The Perseid Meteor Shower

Bring a blanket or chair and come join park staff in viewing one of the most spectacular meteor showers of the year, the Perseid. We will be learning about...

8/15 9pm

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