New Years Day- "Polar Bear Plunge"-Parker- Registration 10:00 am - Riverstone. Plunge at 1:00- Parker Boat Launch. Proceeds benefit local charities.


3rd- "Franklin on Ice" 10:00 am- Enjoy the creation of beautiful ice works of art in Fountain Park. Franklin is showcased in grand style for this event. At night the ice art is lighted to create beautiful master pieces. ( info- 814-437-1619)

ALSO 3RD "Nature Art Showcase" - 10am- 6pm. -Barrow Civic Theatre- Sponsored by The GreenWay and Trails Council- artwork for sale and show representing nature from the Oil Region Valley.

 17th- Barnard House- " Valentine Breakfast" share breakfast after a cozy evenings stay in the Barnard House along the river with your loved one. The Barnard's Collection of classical music with serenade you as you dine on a both- 9am-4pm, beautiful created full breakfast with speacial accents on LOVE!


4th- Allegheny Riverstone Center of the Arts (ARCA) presents- " The Academy Chamber Ensemble" with "Slippery Rock University Chamber Singer's."performing Crotian Dances/Songs - Schubert's Mass in G. (Details- contact-www.alleghenyriverstone.org)


All month long- The Barnard House plans their Heirloom Garden's- share in conversation and view the 2018 planting guide that Cathy creates. Last year 15 flats of heirloom vegetables, herbs and flowers were grown for the gardens and the enjoyment of the guest food, decor and education.

8th- Heartstrings: East meets West- Appallsia &Ferla- Marcinizyn GUITAR DUO$25.00- Lincoln Theartre -Foxburg-724-659-3153- www.alleghenyriverstone.org


22nd- Ken Double- theatre organist- details www.alleghenyriverstone.org



5th- Franklin's May Garden Mart. 


12th - MOTHER's Day TEA- The Barnard House 12:00 noon

" Women Celebrating Women"- an intimate Full course Tea/ Luncheon that features 5 women's businesses creating a unique and very intimate setting  for 15  ladies along the river. 

Facebook- The Barnard House for details!


2nd- "Otto Schiberl Memorial Ride" Otto's Tavern , Emlenton. This motorcycle event is an annaul treat for all who enjoy to ride. ( Details- Otto's 724-867-0952)


14th, 15th, 16th Oil Region Cycling Classic (ORCC) details will follow check out website for details




16th - 17th- Franklin "Blues n BBQ" 11am-5pm. great BBQ and blues music fills the street! 

16th- Cabaret - Broadway to Motown -Dane Vannatter-7:30 Lincoln Theatre, Foxburg- $25.00- www.alleghenyriverstone.org



6th-8th- Enjoy the celebration of the country along the river or on our trails!

13th, 14th, 15th EMLENTON's Summerfest- Old time festival celebrations- from Frog Jumping, foods, fireworks, classic cars, parades, strawberry festival etc. Spans the entire town over 3 days! FIREWORKS GALORE!

Information- ( www.emlentonpa.com)

15th- Fredrick Moyer- Genius on the Keys- 2:00pm- Lincoln Theatre, Foxburg -$25.00 -www.alleghenyriverstone.org


21st- Oil Heritage 3rd Annual- "Bike n Brew" Justus Park, Oil City- created by FLEX - visit www.venangochamber.org for details.

27th, 28th, 29th- Oil Heritage Festival- Oil City 

28th- "Allegheny Drifter's" Bluegrass- 7:30pm Lincoln Theatre, Foxburg $25.00- 724-659-3153-www.alleghenyriverstone.org


" MUSIC FLOWS" - Mineral Springs Benefit- @ The Barnard House- planning stage-





All month long at The Barnard House- " Ghost Stories" pull up a chair and sit a spell!

Sunday 7th- Foxburg's Fall Festival- Food, Art n Wine! 

13th- Baytree Farm's Fall Festival- enjoy fields of pumpkins, tractor rides and vendors celebrating the Autumn wonders down on the farm! 2265 Nickleville Rd. Emlenton, Pa. 16373- 814-671-3922




DECEMBER:Gifts for any holiday or SPECIAL Occasion!

Give the Gift of Barnard!  Uniquely crafted on parchment paper our gift certificates are a vision of splendor- calligraphy and style! CONTACT- Cathy and request her artist gift certificates for your holiday gift or special occasion.


There are many Holiday Events and Special Features not listed below- please check Oil Region Calendar of Events, Go Foxburg, VisitPa.Com

Foxburg's Events -visit: www.alleghenyriverstone.org- for details

Foxburg Shopping- Foxburg Winery, Divani Chocolates, Red Brick Gallery

Franklin - Historic Liberty Street Shops/Culture - 35 minutes away

Clarion - Old College Town Unique Shops- 25 minutes away

Grove City Outlet Shops 35 minutes  away.













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