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    Animaniacs In Concert

    It’s time for Animaniacs…in concert! Join the voices of the beloved cartoon series Animaniacs for a “zany, animany and totally insaney” evening. The show is February 9, at 7:30pm. Read more
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    Club Concert format to launch in June with David Graham & The Eskimo Brothers

    Join The Clayton Center this summer as we launch a new alternative event format – Club Concerts – in our Council Chambers. The inaugural show will feature Nashville musicians David Graham & The Eskimo Brothers on Saturday, June 24. Read on...
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    Laugh your way into the holidays with The Second City

    The Second City comedy troupe presented "What the Elf" on Saturday, December 2, at 8:00pm. Treat yourself to loads of laughs this season! Read more
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    Be Amazed With Lonestar in Concert

    Don't be left standing on the front porch looking in when Lonestar comes to town. The preeminent pop-country band of the late '90s and 2000s bring their best-loved hits to the stage on Thursday, October 19, at 8:00pm. Read more
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    Square-to-Square Street Festival

    The annual Square to Square Street Festival will take place on Saturday, May 20 from 10am - 2pm on Main Street. Downtown Clayton will be filled with games, activities, food, and music from Town Square to Horne Square! Additional Info...
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    Downtown Clayton Concert Series

    The Annual Downtown Concert Series is complete with Food Trucks, Beer and Wine, Bounce House, a face painter and Live Music! Additional Info...
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    New show announced: The Cleverlys

    The New York Times says, “If Earl Scruggs, Dolly Parton, and Spinal Tap spawned a litter of puppies, it would be the Cleverlys.” So trust us when we tell you that you don't want to miss this faux family band. Read on...
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    Twitty and Lynn Salute Conway and Loretta

    There's never been a more dynamic country music duo than Conway Twitty and Loretta Lynn. And now, the torch has been passed to the next generation. Tayla Lynn and Tre Twitty present a Salute to Conway and Loretta on Saturday, September 30, at 7:00pm. Read more
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    Future of Downtown Clayton in public’s hands

    The Town of Clayton is engaging the community to enhance its downtown area and set a clear vision for the future. In an effort to make downtown more vibrant and thriving area, the Town is creating a new Downtown Master Plan. Learn more...
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    Town of Clayton 2023 Special Events

    The Town of Clayton has announced a list of special events that the community can look forward to attending in 2023. Additional Info...
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    The Collingsworth Family

    Excitement, musical excellence and an emphasis on family is what you can expect when you spend an evening with The Collingsworth Family on Friday, September 22, at 8:00pm. Read more
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    Clayton Youth Council Launches Community Service Initiative

    Clayton Youth Council members from Johnston County high schools have committed to volunteering 1,000 hours by the end of the 2022-2023 school year through their community service initiative, “The Art of Coming Together.” Read on...
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    Clayton SRO Program expands to serve seven area schools

    The Clayton Police Department has expanded its School Resource Officer Program, and for the first time in the Town’s history, a Clayton Police Officer will serve as the SRO for Clayton High School. Read on...
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    Clayton, North Carolina has upgraded retail recruitment with Retail Strategies

    Clayton, North Carolina has upgraded its retail recruitment service to include Downtown Strategies. Additional Info...
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    Clayton’s Sculpture Trail Decorates Downtown with Stories from Across America

    One of the most visible and celebrated public art initiatives in Clayton is the Annual Downtown Sculpture Trail. Read on...
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    New youth theatrical group to debut in Clayton

    The Clayton Center is now the home of a new, community-focused theatre company thanks to the efforts of two Clayton High School (CHS) educators, Andrew Wade and Ann Meigs. Read on...
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    A Deep Dive into the Municipal Park Splash Pad

    Municipal Park re-opened in early July 2022 and unveiled the Town of Clayton’s first splash pad. This highly anticipated feature provides the community with a unique play experience that is inclusive, thoughtfully designed, and refreshingly fun. Read on...
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    Historic Clayton Center Heading In New Direction

    The historic Clayton Center, located in downtown Clayton, is under new leadership and is looking to head in new and exciting directions. Read on...
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    Clayton Earth Day Clean Up

    Help us celebrate Earth Day in Clayton, NC on Saturday, April 22! Let's work together to clean up our roadways, parks, greenways, neighborhoods, and open spaces. Read on...
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    The Planning and Engineering Departments Announce Several Development Process Changes

    The Planning and Engineering Departments are announcing several changes effective July 1, 2022. These changes are being made to streamline Town processes with the goal to better service the development community in the most efficient way possible. Read on...
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