Special Events & Contests

Youth Fishing Derby
Saturday, June 24th 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

Doll & Stuffed Animal Contest
Thursday, July 6th 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 13th 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Lincoln Park
Show your pet!
Rain site: John J. Ash Community Building

"Exploring Nature" Trail Walk
Thursday, July 13th 9:30am - 11:00am
Allegheny River Trail
Presenter: Sue Cooper, City Forester
*Participants meet at 19th & Henley St Parking Lot

Olean Oilers Baseball Clinics
Thursday, July 6th 11:00am - 1:00pm
Bradner Stadium
Rain date: Wednesday, July 19th

Youth Track Meet
Thursday, July 20th 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Olean Middle School

Summer "Rec Idol(s)" Talent Contest
Thursday, July 27th 1:30pm - 3:00pm
John J. Ash Community Building
*Individual or group acts welcome.  It's all in fun!!

Hawaiian Luau
Tuesday, August 8th 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Boardman Park
Hawaiian games & activities including hula-hoop contest, pineapple relay and prizes for best dressed!
Rain date: Wednesday, August 9th

Punt, Pass & Kick Contest
Thursday, August 3rd 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Boardman Park