Nearly 20,000 people fill Downtown Clayton for this annual weekend of music, vendors, food, rides, performances and so much more for the entire family! Join Mayor Jody McLeod at Horne Square at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 13 as he helps cut the ribbon and officially open the carnival rides and kick-off the 2017 Clayton Harvest & Musical Festival!
New this year: Community Faith Night, Latin American Appreciation Day and Clayton's Next Big Thing! The Clayton Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for our newest talent competition "Clayton's Next Big Thing!" They are looking for talented individuals age 4 and up to bring the greatest variety show OF ALL TIME to Clayton, North Carolina!