Special Events & Contests

Olean Oilers Baseball Clinics
Thursday, June 26th 11:00am - 1:00pm
Bradner Stadium

Youth Fishing Derby
Saturday, June 30th at Forness Pond
Fishing Clinic & Registration: 9:00am - 10:00am
Derby: 10am - Noon
Co-sponsored by the DEC, Whitetail Country & Olean Rod and Gun Club

Summer Cookout & Lawn Games
Monday, July 2nd 1:00pm - 3:00pm
War Vets Park/Recreation Center

Doll & Stuffed Animal Contest
Thursday, July 3rd 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Lincoln Park * All ages
A wide variety of categories will be judged.  Bring up to 5 dolls and stuffed animals!
Rain site: John J. Ash Community Building

Pet Show / Contest
Thursday, July 10th 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Lincoln Park
Show your pet!
Rain site: John J. Ash Community Building

"Exploring Nature" Trail Walk
Thursday, July 12th 9:30am - 11:00am
Allegheny River Trail
Presenter: Sue Cooper, City Forester
*Participants meet at 19th & Henley St Parking Lot

Creative Learning Shows
Monday, July 16th 1:00pm - 3:00pm
William O. Smith Recreation Center
Super Hero Wow Show Puppets, Music, Comedy

Summer "Rec Idol(s)" Talent Contest
Thursday, July 24th 1:30pm - 3:00pm
John J. Ash Community Building
*Individual or group acts welcome.  It's all in fun!!

Hawaiian Luau
Tuesday, July 31st 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Boardman Park
Hawaiian games & activities including hula-hoop contest, pineapple relay and prizes for best dressed!

Movie Night - THE SANDLOT
Friday, August 3rd 8:00pm
War Vets Park/Recreation Center
Please bring your own blankets, chairs and refreshments.
Sponsored by Reality Check

Punt, Pass & Kick Contest
Monday, August 6th 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Boardman Park