What to do
There is always so much to do in each of our communities. We recommend you check their calendars and Facebook pages (on the links below) for upcoming events on specific dates. For an overview of activities in the Oil Region, please check out our Festivals & Events.
Oil Region Alliance Events
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 available for sale. Light refreshments will be on site. More info here.
Tarbell House – Crawford Gives Day
On the first inaugural Crawford Gives Day, please consider making a donation to the Oil Region Alliance to benefit maintenance, operations, and programs at the Tarbell House. To give on October 2, please visit our unique link on the Crawford Gives website. Online donations made by credit card are eligible for match provided by Acutec Precision Aerospace, Inc. All donations are tax-deductible, and donors can split their donations between multiple organizations.