Oz-Stravaganza! ’18 Schedule of Events

Please check back often, as the schedule will be changing right up to Oz-Stravaganza!


SENIOR CITIZEN DAY
 (Sponsored by The Grand & Kinney Drugs)

10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.—All Things Oz Museum Opens, 219 Genesee Street, Chittenango. Admission is $5.00 per person, children under 10 are FREE. Guide tours on the hour.

1:00–9:00 p.m.—Oz-Stravaganza! Park Opens. Some crafter/vendor booths opening and more to open on Saturday. 

1:00–8:00 p.m.—Baum’s Bazaar, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

2:00–7:00 p.m.—Information Booth, Greater Sullivan Area Chamber of Commerce.

3:00–7:00 p.m.—Wizard’s Wonderful Silent Auction, Glinda’s Royal Tent located in Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Includes Oz, Non-Oz items, local and national items, gift certificates & more.

4:00 p.m.—Amusement Rides open in Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Ride specials available. 

4:00–5:30 p.m.Autographs with Special Oz Guests, 
Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

Authors & Artists Alley, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Meet with renowned Oz authors and artists. (Sponsored by Koester Associates).

6:00–8:30 p.m.—Friday Night OZ Program, First Presbyterian Church, 118 Arch St., Chittenango, at Oz-Stravaganza! Park grounds.

9:30 p.m.—The “Ozsome” Oz Fireworks, Community Recognition Park, Legion Drive, Chittenango.


All Things Oz Museum

& Baum’s Bazaar Gift Shop Hours

(10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.)

219 Genesee Street, Chittenango, New York



10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.A fun filled day at Oz-Stravaganza! Park including continuous live entertainment on the main stage (Baum Opera House), games, vendors/crafters, Oz souvenirs & memorabilia, a wide variety of food, snacks, and beverages. Many children’s activities. Special Guests in Glinda’s Royal Tent. 

10:00 a.m.—Oz-Stravaganza! Park Opens. 

10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.—Baum’s Bazaar, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.—All Things Oz Museum Open, 219 Genesee Street, Chittenango. 
Admission is $5.00 per person, children under 10 are FREE. Guide tours on the hour.

10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.—Baum & Oz History Display. 
Oz-Stravaganza! Park.
 
10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.—Wizard’s Wonderful Silent Auction in Glinda’s Royal Tent, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Includes Oz, Non-Oz items, local and national items, gift certificates & more. 

11:00 a.m.—Coloring Contest Awards. Ceremony on the main stage (Baum’s Opera House) in Oz-Stravaganza! Park. (Sponsored by The Wilson Insurance Agency) 

12:00 p.m.—Royal Historian of Oz Writing Contest Awards. Ceremony on the main stage (Baum’s Opera House) in Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Winning stories will be read by Special Oz Guests. 

12:00 p.m. (Noon)—Amusement Rides Open, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Ride specials available. 

12:30–3:00 p.m.—Authors & Artists Alley, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Meet with renowned Oz authors and artists.  (Sponsored by Koester Associates).

1:00–3:00 p.m.—Autographs with Special Oz Guests, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

3:30 p.m.—Grand Finale, 
 First Presbyterian Church, 118 Arch St., Chittenango, at Oz-Stravaganza! Park grounds. Send off our Special Guests in a wonderful, traditional way and help us remind them that there is NO PLACE LIKE HOME...IN CHITTENANGO!  (Sponsored by Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy & Sun Chevrolet).

* A wide variety of free entertainment will take place all weekend on the main stage in Oz park. Check the entertainment schedule at the stage entrance.


All Things Oz Museum

& Baum’s Bazaar Gift Shop Hours

(10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.)

219 Genesee Street, Chittenango, New York)



7:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.—ALL YOU CAN EAT Pancake Breakfast. First Presbyterian Church, 118 Arch St., Chittenango, at Oz-Stravaganza! Park grounds. Oz Authors will be present.

10:00 a.m.—Oz-Stravaganza! Park Opens.

10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.—Baum’s Bazaar, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.—All Things Oz Museum Open, 219 Genesee Street, Chittenango.Admission is $5.00 per person, children under 10 are FREE. Guide tours on the hour.

10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.—Information Booth. Information for Oz-Stravaganza! and the Chittenango Area, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Courtesy of the Greater Sullivan Area Chamber of Commerce.

10:00 a.m.—Munchkin Mile Kid’s Fun Run and Toto’s Toddler Trot, 
(Sponsored by Chittenango Physical Therapy, and Kinney Drugs Foundation) Chittenango Fire Dept. Registration starts at 10:00 a.m., Actual Run starts at 11:00 a.m. $8 pre-registration, $10 for late/day of race. Munchkin Mile Run race route is approximately 1 mile and will begin and end at the Chittenango Fire Department in the heart of the Village of Chittenango (417 Genesee St.).
 
Toto’s Toddler Trot begins at 11:00 a.m., is an approximately 1/4 mile fun/walk.
 
Munchkin Mile Run begins at 11:15 A.M.
Free t-shirts for the first 100 entries. All runners will receive a free amusement ride ticket and children are encouraged to stay and march in the parade at 2 p.m. 

10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.A fun filled day at Oz-Stravaganza! Park including continuous live entertainment on the main stage (Baum’s Opera House), games, vendors/crafters, Oz souvenirs & memorabilia, a wide variety of food, snacks, and beverages. Many children’s activities. Special Guests in Glinda’s Royal Tent.

10:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.—Baum & Oz History Display. Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

10:30a.m.–12:00 p.m.—Authors & Artists Alley, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Meet with renowned Oz authors and artists, (Sponsored by Koester Associates).

10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.—Wizard’s Wonderful Silent Auction in Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Includes Oz, Non-Oz items, local and national items, gift certificates & more.

11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.—Cartoon Magician, Mike Carter, Performing magic show in Stickles Park.

11:45 a.m.—Costume Contest, Stickles Park at the intersection of Genesee Street (Route 5) and Falls Blvd. For ages infants to adults! Dress up like Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, The Wicked Witch, Glinda, Munchkins or any other Oz book/movie character. There will be THREE awards per category & age group. 
Registration begins at 11:45 a.m.
Judging starts promptly at 12:15 p.m.

Awards will be presented immediately following judging in the Gazebo in Stickles Park prior to the Oz parade. All awards that are NOT picked up at the ceremony will be available for the winners to pick up at the Chittenango Village Hall during normal business hours.You MUST register/check-in at the registration area when you arrive. On the left side locate costume contest tab, download the form and bring the form with you to costume judging. Do not send in advance.

Noon—Amusement Rides Open, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Ride specials available.

2:00–3:00 p.m.—2018 Oz-Stravaganza! Parade. Theme: “Broadway Comes to OZ” Grand Marshal: TDB. Music filled parade with Ozzie floats, animals, marching units and more! Parade route is downtown Chittenango (Genesee St./Route 5) starting at Sullivan Free Library and continuing north to Community Savings Bank. Streets into the Village will close at 1 p.m., so plan accordingly. 

3:30–5:00 p.m.—Autographs with Special Oz Guests, Oz-Stravaganza! Park.

3:30–5:00 p.m.
—Authors & Artists Alley, Oz-Stravaganza! Park. Meet with renowned Oz authors and artists(Sponsored by Koester Associates).

6:00–8:30 p.m.—Saturday Night OZ Program, 
First Presbyterian Church, 118 Arch St., Chittenango, at Oz-Stravaganza! Park grounds.


All Things Oz Museum

& Baum’s Bazaar Gift Shop Hours

(10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.)

219 Genesee Street, Chittenango, New York)