Finally, the hot days of summer have come to an end and the mornings are even feeling a bit… crisp! Fall is in the air, and even besides the cooler temps (and the fall foliage), there’s a lot to love about autumn in beautiful Johnston County. Here are some of the best fall activities in Clayton, NC.
This one actually runs all summer long, but if you haven’t checked it out yet, now’s your last chance! The market concludes for the year at the end of the month, so stop by Horne Square one of these Saturday mornings to browse all the great local goods, produce, and fresh-baked treats!
Place: Downtown Clayton, Horne Square
Date: Saturdays through October
Time: 9am – 1pm
Get your costumes on and take over Main Street (if you’re under 12, that is)! Stroll the streets of Downtown Clayton to trick-or-treat from local business owners… then head on over to Town Square for more goodies, fun, and games.
Place: Downtown Clayton
Date: Tuesday, Oct 30
Time: 4pm – 5:30pm
Nothing says hello fall like a good old country harvest festival. It’s 5 days of nonstop fun in Downtown Clayton—from food and drinks to music to games and competitions. There’s a carnival, a Clayton Idol Competition, a BBQ Contest, tons of live music, a Classic Car Show… and so much more. You do NOT want to miss this one.
Place: Downtown Clayton – Town Square, Horne Square
Date: Weds, Oct 31 – Sunday, Nov 4
Times: W – F 5pm – 10pm, Sat 10am – 11pm, Sun 12pm – 9pm
Support a great organization (The Woman’s Club of Clayton) while enjoying samples from tons of local restaurants. You can even vote for your favorites and participate in a Silent Auction. Tickets are just $40 for a great evening of fun and food.
Place: The Clayton Center
Date: Fri, Nov 2
Time: 6:30pm –
There’s fun for all ages and interest at the Fall Extravaganza at the Clayton General Store. Shop tons of local vendors, enjoy food and live music, and let the kids have some fun with Face Painting, Fairy Hair and more!
Place: Clayton General Store
Date: Sat, Nov 3
Time: 10am – 5pm
Ready to Come Have Some Fun in Clayton?
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