Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony at Chestnut Hill Cemetery
Monday, May 30, 2016
1:30 pm
Downtown Portville, New York.
Sponsored by the Portville American
Legion, Ernest Lamb Post No. 814.

The parade starts at the school on Elm
Street, up South Main Street to the Post
Office downtown, then up Temple Street
to Chestnut Hill for the traditional speeches
and gun salute, honoring all Veterans.

The Legion also holds their annual Chicken
BBQ Dinner immediately following the
parade, in back of the Legion, located at
24 S. Main Street.  Ph # 716-933-8082.
The Portville Historical and Preservation Society
17 Maple Avenue
Portville, NY 14770
Portville, New York
Portville Heritage Day Sponsored by the Portville Lions Club
Saturday, July 09, 2016
10am to 3pm
Downtown Portville, New York.

Once revered as "Colonial Days", founded by Mr. Chuck Lucas, Heritage Day is held on the 2nd
Saturday in July every summer.  Though much more scaled-down than Colonial Days, the day still
consists of good old-fashioned fun for all ages.

Local organizations and businesses set up in Pioneer Park and in the front lawn of the Portville Free
Library.  There is a pancake breakfast at the Masonic Lodge, home-made baked goods, the "Friends of
the Library" sells hot dogs, PHPS has a booth with books and photographs on display, and Portville
Baptist Christian School has games, candy, and balloons for the kids.

In past years there has been Joyful Rescues animal petting area, the 4H Bunnies, raffles, craft vendors,

In Pioneer Park, Bob and Holly Fischer are holding their annual Vintage Car Show again this year.  
There craft vendors, food vendors (including BBQ chicken and pork), and much, much more!  Don't
miss the fun!
116th Annual Portville Central School Alumni Banquet
Friday, July 8, 2016
Social Hour:  6pm
Dinner Served:  7 pm
Premier Banquet Center
Constitution Avenue
Olean, NY
Diana Welty (PCS 1964) for the following classes:  TBD
(716) 933-8088

Teresa Piccirillo (PCS 1980) for the following classes:  TBD
(716) 379-8710
For More Information Contact:
Association will be contacting the following
classes this year:


1941           1951           1961        1971
1946           1956           1966        1976

1981           1991           2001        2011
1986           1996           2006        2016
Portville Historical Society Trustee, Sam Shields, and Terri Batt, our Curator and Trustee, chat at
our tent at the park.
Booths will be $25 for businesses   
FREE for non profits

CONTACT Mike Gerringer from Besecker and Coss  
716-904-2388 for applications
2016 Event Info
This page was last updated on 08/13/2015