– The Corning American Legion Post 45 is getting ready for their third annual Olive Festival Dinner and Dance at the Corning Veterans Memorial Hall, 1620 Solano St., from 6 p.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30. The menu includes a stuffed pork loin and sides catered by Ranchers Meats and Deli. A no-host beer and wine bar will be available. Live music performed by Thunder Mountain Music. Ticket cost is $30 per person in advance and $35 at the door. For advance ticket sales, contact John at 209-3415 or stop by the Corning Chamber of Commerce.
– The Corning Chamber of Commerce is currently selling raffle tickets for a drawing to be held at 3 p.m. at the 2017 Corning Olive Festival and Car Show. Cost is $2 per ticket and can be purchased at the Corning Chamber of Commerce and various locations throughout the Corning community. A few of the prizes included in the drawing are $500 cash, a 60-inch Vizio Television, four-piece patio set, one-day fly fishing trip for two all valued at $500 or more along with a series of other wonderful prizes. All items have been donated by local businesses from our community. For more information on ticket sales and where to purchase, contact the Corning Chamber of Commerce at 824-5550.
– The Corning Chamber of Commerce is getting ready for the 2017 Corning Olive Festival and Car Show on October 7, at the Corning Community Park. A week’s worth of activities will lead up to the event. Activities include the Music and Art Festival beginning at 5 p.m. at the Rodgers Theater, 1217 Solano St., on Monday, Oct. 2. Beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, Solano Street will be closed between Third and Fifth streets for a Food Truck Vendor Night, including performances by Ballet Folklorico. Dignity Health’s Solano Street Clinic, 2126 Solano St., will be holding an Open House at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 4. Thursday, Oct. 5, at 5 p.m. is the set date and time for the Corning Olive Festival Mixer.
The Corning Olive Festival Car Cruise and Parade will head down Solano Street beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6. Vendor applications, parade applications, barbecue competition forms, model car entry forms, and car show entry forms are now available at the Chamber office.
Advertising and Event Sponsorships are also available. For more information on how you can participate, please contact the Corning Chamber of Commerce by calling 824-5550 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.