Van Oil Pageant & Festival
Van Oil Pageant since 1979
Cindy Pool 1979 Natalie Gingles 2014
The 36th Annual Van Oil Pageant will begin on Sunday, September 20, 2015 with the mandatory Oil Pageant Tea at the newly remodeled “Movie House” in downtown Van.
The rehearsal will be on Thursday, October 1 at the Van ISD Auditorium. The Pageant will take place at the Van ISD Auditorium on Saturday, October 3, 2014.
All young ladies, ages 0 – 19, and live in Van Zandt County are eligible. (Also eligible if living in Smith County, but a student of Van ISD District)
The Oil Queen must be a student of Van ISD.
Watch the Van Oil Festival or Van Oil Queen pages on Facebook for continued information. The registration form is ready and can be found under the Chamber drop down box under Registration for Chamber Events.
Looking forward to another special time at the Oil Pageant for 2015!
Van Oil Festival since 1979
The 86th Annual Oil Festival will begin on Saturday, October 10, 2015 with a parade beginning at 10 AM and the Festival beginning downtown on Main Street after the parade through 2 PM.
Be sure to make plans now to be there and enjoy the parade of floats, tractors, classic cars, along with vendors on the street, fun items like bounce house, dunking booth and more. Entertainment, singing, dancing, & clogging, all throughout the Festival.
The Vendor registration form is ready and can be found under the Chamber drop down box under Registration for Chamber Events.
Mark your calendar now for this time of fun and entertainment for all ages.