Oil Creek Park

Volunteer: Spring Trail Clean Up at Oil Creek State Park

Spring clean up! Help the Friends of Oil Creek State Park team clean and clear the hiking/ski trails at Oil Creek State Park. Weather depending, we may even blaze some trails! (So wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty and possibly paint covered.) Meet at … READ MORE

Women’s Health and Fitness Day Hike

This year we’re celebrating National Women’s Health and Fitness Day with a hike on the Petroleum Centre Loop trail.  This is a difficult hike that spans approximately 7 miles and passes a variety of scenic overlooks, Pioneer Falls, and the Benninghoff Farm Tableau.  Please bring … READ MORE

Senior Wildflower Walk

Spending time outdoors has proven to be beneficial for our health and well-being, while walking improves cardiovascular health and serves as a mood-booster. Plus, who doesn’t feel better after looking at beautiful wildflowers? Come out and celebrate National Senior Health and Fitness Day with a … READ MORE

Drake Well Marathon & Half

This unique Boston Marathon qualifying event starts and finishes at Drake Well Museum and Park, traveling along the historic streets of Titusville and utilizing the bicycle trail in Oil Creek State Park. All proceeds benefit educational, interpretive and community programming at Drake Well Museum and … READ MORE

Drake Day: Let’s Rock!

Join us as we celebrate the 160th anniversary of the Drake Well and the birth of the modern petroleum industry. The theme for this year’s Drake Day event is the origins of oil. Visitors will spend the afternoon discovering dinosaurs with the Carnegie Museum of … READ MORE

Coal Oil Johnny Public Open House

Guided tours will be given of this ca. 1850 house constructed prior to the region’s oil boom. Learn about the history of its occupants, including the region’s “prodigal son” John Washington “Coal Oil Johnny” Steele. Re-enactors will portray historic characters and select books will be … READ MORE

Christmas in July at the Railroad

OC&T train ride with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  It leaves at 11 a.m. from Perry Street Station, Titusville. Ages 1 to 12, $16; adults, $22; senior citizens, $20; first-class seating, $40;