It is the season of town festivals and the activities planned for Clayton’s upcoming celebration offer a little something for everyone.
The event kicks off Friday, June 14, with community wide garage sales. Maps are available at BP Amoco, Citizens State Bank and Magnor Store. Friday is also Family Fun Night with free admission to all events at the fire hall. The Kids Pedal Pull registration begins at 6 p.m. and the pull itself starts at 6:30. The Garden Tractor Pull starts at 6:15 p.m. County Line will offer up dancing tunes from 8 p.m. to Midnight.
Saturday, June 15, starts with the Clayton Community Fun Run/Walk/Bike event at 7:30 a.m. Also at that time is the Faith Lutheran Church Pancake Breakfast, which will run until 9:30 a.m. The Clayton Cheese Days Parade starts at 10 a.m. featuring a variety of floats and marching bands, including Amery’s Cadet Band. Following the parade, the Queen’s Tea and Coronation will be held as well as the Lion’s Club Car Show. Registration for the car show will take place from 8 a.m. to Noon and judging will take place at 3 p.m. Also Saturday is the Tractor Pull at 12 p.m., the Truck Pull at 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 16, wraps things up with the Lions Club Demolition Derby starting at 2 p.m. The Clayton fire department will be selling 50/50 raffle tickets all weekend. The drawing will be held after Sunday’s demolition derby.