An opening exists for an Oswego Harborfest Executive Director.
This person will oversee the day-to-day operation of Harbor Festivals Inc.
The successful candidate should have excellent communication and organizational skills, preferably past experience in special events and event planning.
The position is anticipated to require 20 hours per week.
Application deadline is November 7, 2015.
Please send resume’ and any information deemed appropriate to Executive Director Search, Oswego Harborfest, 41 Lake Street, Oswego, N.Y. 13126
It is that time again as Oswego Harborfest is ready to accept musicians and band applications.
The 29th edition of Oswego Harborfest is scheduled for the last full weekend of July 2016.
Festivities will kick off on Thursday, July 28 and wind down on Sunday, July 31.
A major part of Oswego Harborfest is the wide variety of music with numerous genres offered for the festival attendees.
Once again performer applications are now being accepted for the annual celebration.
To be considered to be a performer at Oswego Harborfest 2016, it is necessary to complete the Performer Application form and return it to Harborfest with a press kit and CD. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. Applications will be reviewed as received.
Music and programming chairperson Barb Manwaring said, “We are commencing planning for our stages at this years’ Oswego Harborfest. The 2016 “Performers Application” is available on the Oswego Harborfest website (www.oswegoharborfest.com). Simply go to the menu and under ‘vendors’ is a drop down menu where ‘applications’ should be opened and the application can be printed and mailed to our offices.”
Applications should be mailed to Barbara Manwaring, Oswego Harborfest, 41 Lake Street, Oswego N.Y. 13126.
The U.S. Army Band from Fort Drum rocked Oswego Harborfest last year and currently there are openings for performers at the 2016 edition .
The winning 50-50 Oswego Harborfest ticket has been drawn.
The winning number is a yellow ticket 344655 and the person with this ticket will received $3,902.36.
The winner must contact Oswego Harborfest Executive Director Doug Buske within 48 hours. Buske can be reached at 315-342-7140.
In one of the most sensational pyrotechnic displays ever in Central New York the Entergy Nuclear Grucci Fireworks proved to be a display that would not soon be forgotten.
Robert Clark, who contributed fireworks photos for this year, had some tremendous photos from last night’s display
Typhoon Tommy and his water stunt team will be on hand at 12:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. on Sunday.
Sponsored by the Port of Oswego Authority there are numerous sensational stunts and high speed aquatic action.
Entergy Nuclear employees and volunteers were on hand throughout the weekend providing special treats for youngsters.
Every day their tent was filled with youngster getting a face painted, a tattoo, coloring or a variety of other fun things.
Sunday the Jersey Disc Devils will be performing at Breitbeck Park courtesy of K-9 Grooming and Pet Hotel.
Action is at 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. near Lake Street at the east end of the park. There is also one more Saturday night show at 8 p.m.
Gin Blossoms, Fastball and The Rembrandt’s brought the “Circle of Friends” Tour to Oswego Harborfest on day two of the 28th annual event sponsored by Eagle Beverage-Budweiser and Exelon Generation.
Thousands of fans dance, sang and simply enjoyed the night with friends and “old friends” to the sounds of the 90’s.