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2013 Clayton Town Square Concert Series
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Town Square, Main & Fayetteville
May 16               Hip Pocket Band 
June 20              Central Park Band 
July 18               Craig Woolard Band
August 15          Johnny Orr Band
Sept 12               MikeMickXer
Contact: (919) 553-5002

Zaxby's Movie Night (presented by Clayton Downtown Development Association)
Time: Activities start at 7:00 pm - Movie begins at 8:00 pm
Location: Town Square, 110 W Main Street
March 16         "Cars"
April 27            "Up"
September 14   "Toy Story"
October 12 - Public Choice by nominating & voting at
For more information, visit or call (919) 553-5002

Date: June 1, 2013
Location: Horne Square at Main & Lombard
Independence Day Celebration
Date: Thursday, July 4, 2013
Time: 4:00 pm with Fireworks 9:15 pm
Location: Clayton Municipal Park, Stallings Street
Contact: (919) 553-1550
This event is about more than just the best fireworks show around!  Join us at Municipal Park at 4 pm for Free Ice Cream, Free Watermelon, Free Games for the kids, and a Free Concert by EastBound Band.  And children & adults love to cool down with the Free Spray Down by the Clayton Fire Department Fire Truck!  You can also buy tickets for rides for the kids, we'll have lots of food vendors (mmm...even fried cheese!) and $1 raffle tickets that could have you walking away with $500 in cash, a big screen TV and many more prizes.  This is an awesome 31 year old tradition that you can't miss.  The biggest fireworks show in the area starts at 9:15 pm and the best place to watch is Municipal Park!  340 McCullers Drive!  Bring your lawn chairs and blankets - see you there!
Clayton Parks & Recreation
Clayton Harvest & Music Festival
Date: September 18-22, 2013
Time: Wed-Fri 5-10 pm, Sat 9am-11pm, Sun 1-5pm
Location: Main Street, Downtown Clayton
Contact: (919) 553-6352
Throughout the week there will be carnival rides, cotton candy, funnel cakes and more. Saturday will be the festival highlight with arts & crafts, an antique car show and live entertainment throughout the day. Sponsored by Clayton Area Chamber of Commerce.

Fear Farm
Date: October 1 - 31, 2013
Location: 1620 Loop Road, Clayton
Contact: (919) 553-0016 Farmer's Corner in Clayton becomes "Fear Farm" during the month of October. Come join the fun with five haunted attractions which include 3 haunted houses, 1 haunted walk-through and a haunted hay ride. Call for prices & times.

Halloween Parade
Date: Thursday, October 31, 2013
Time: 2:30 pm - 4pm
Location: Starts at Main & Lombard 
Contact: (919) 553-1555
Children six and under are invited to come in costume and parade down Main Street where participating merchants will have treats for them. The parade will end at Town Square on Main Street where there will be games, prizes, face painting and more. Sponsored by Clayton Parks & Recreation.

Live Christmas Village & Tree Lighting
Date: Thursday, December 5, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Town Square, Main & Fayetteville
Contact: (919) 553-5002
Main Street comes alive with live music, business open house, live nativity, and the traditional tree-lighting in Town Square. Sponsored by Clayton Downtown Development Association.
Clayton Christmas Parade
Date: December 14, 2013
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Main Street Downtown
Contact: (919) 553-6352
More than 100 different units participate in this popular Christmas Parade.