Johnston County Event Calendar

Woodall’s Summer Camp 2019! @ Woodall's Fitness and Performance
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – Aug 16 @ 4:00 pm
Woodall's Summer Camp 2019! @ Woodall's Fitness and Performance | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
9:00 am
Ages 4 thru 7th Graders are invited to enjoy a Summer Filled with Friend, Fitness and FUN! Call 919-553-0700 to reserve your child’s spot today!
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
Jul 30 @ 9:30 am
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
9:30 am
Carolina Youth Theatre’s Backstage Pass camp gives 2nd through 5th grade students a hands-on theatrical experience as they work with the directors and CYT cast members to produce a performance themed around CYT’s summer musical The Wizard of Oz. Participants will spend the week rehearsing scenes, music, and choreography. They will tour the backstage area of CYT and[...]
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
Jul 31 @ 9:30 am
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
9:30 am
Carolina Youth Theatre’s Backstage Pass camp gives 2nd through 5th grade students a hands-on theatrical experience as they work with the directors and CYT cast members to produce a performance themed around CYT’s summer musical The Wizard of Oz. Participants will spend the week rehearsing scenes, music, and choreography. They will tour the backstage area of CYT and[...]
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
Aug 1 @ 9:30 am
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
9:30 am
Carolina Youth Theatre’s Backstage Pass camp gives 2nd through 5th grade students a hands-on theatrical experience as they work with the directors and CYT cast members to produce a performance themed around CYT’s summer musical The Wizard of Oz. Participants will spend the week rehearsing scenes, music, and choreography. They will tour the backstage area of CYT and[...]
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm
“The Wizard of OZ” – Carolina Youth Theatre @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Tickets on sale Tuesday, June 25, at 10 AM. You’ll find that there’s no place like home this summer when Carolina Youth Theatre — formerly Clayton Youth Theater — presents The Wizard of Oz. CYT is auditioning students for the cast and will begin rehearsals in June. Mark your calendar for July 26-27 and August 1-3 and[...]
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
Aug 2 @ 9:30 am
CYT Backstage Pass Camp @ The Clayton Center
9:30 am
Carolina Youth Theatre’s Backstage Pass camp gives 2nd through 5th grade students a hands-on theatrical experience as they work with the directors and CYT cast members to produce a performance themed around CYT’s summer musical The Wizard of Oz. Participants will spend the week rehearsing scenes, music, and choreography. They will tour the backstage area of CYT and[...]
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm
“The Wizard of OZ” – Carolina Youth Theatre @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Tickets on sale Tuesday, June 25, at 10 AM. You’ll find that there’s no place like home this summer when Carolina Youth Theatre — formerly Clayton Youth Theater — presents The Wizard of Oz. CYT is auditioning students for the cast and will begin rehearsals in June. Mark your calendar for July 26-27 and August 1-3 and[...]
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm
“The Wizard of OZ” – Carolina Youth Theatre @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Tickets on sale Tuesday, June 25, at 10 AM. You’ll find that there’s no place like home this summer when Carolina Youth Theatre — formerly Clayton Youth Theater — presents The Wizard of Oz. CYT is auditioning students for the cast and will begin rehearsals in June. Mark your calendar for July 26-27 and August 1-3 and[...]
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.
Aug 8 @ 7:30 pm
Season Preview & Presale Party featuring Violet Bell @ The Clayton Center
7:30 pm
The Clayton Center’s fifth annual Palladian Series Preview and Presale party is Thursday, August 8. A $10 ticket will buy you an evening out AND the chance to purchase individual tickets to shows in the season before they go on sale to the general public. North Carolina duo Violet Bell will headline the event with[...]
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.
Sisters Sharing the Savior (Non-Denominational) Bible Study @ Christ Community United Methodists Church
Sep 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Sisters Sharing the Savior (Non-Denominational) Bible Study @ Christ Community United Methodists Church | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
9:30 am
This is a WOMEN’S NON-DENOMINATIONAL Bible Study that meets from September until May each year (for 23 years, since 1996) and follows the Johnston County school calendar (thus we do not meet if schools are cancelled or have a delayed opening due to inclement weather. For the 2019-2020 Bible Study year we will be studying[...]
El Autobus con Emilio Lovera @ The Clayton Center
Sep 13 @ 8:30 pm
El Autobus con Emilio Lovera @ The Clayton Center
8:30 pm
“El Autobus” is a comedy show by Emilio Lovera that shows those who are not Venezuelans what Venezuela means, why Venezuelans are outside Venezuela, who they are and how they are. And to those who are Venezuelans, the show brings the best memories of their country. All of this will leave you with a big[...]
Birds, Bees, Butterflies & Growing Pollinator Gardens @ Birds, Bees, Butterflies & Growing Pollinator Gardens
Sep 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Birds, Bees, Butterflies & Growing Pollinator Gardens @ Birds, Bees, Butterflies & Growing Pollinator Gardens | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
8:30 am
Pollinator gardens, birds, bees and butterflies will be the focus of this one day symposium. It is part of an ongoing effort by Johnston County Extension Master Gardeners to educate the public. Expert speakers from around the State will provide a plethora of information. Bringing these concepts together, our final speaker will present how to[...]
Strong Tower Christian Fellowship Praise Party 2019 with Canton Jones @ The Clayton Center
6:00 pm
CANTON CAJO JONES is a singer, rapper, songwriter, producer, vocal arranger, youth pastor and entrepreneur, as well as a dedicated husband and father of 4. Canton Jones is a Deerfield Beach, FL, native, currently residing in Atlanta, GA. He has ministered to and performed in front of millions of people during his career as a[...]
Billy “Crash” Craddock @ The Clayton Center
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm
Billy “Crash” Craddock @ The Clayton Center
7:30 pm
Billy “Crash” Craddock was born the youngest of 13 children in Greensboro, NC. A good portion of his childhood was spent surrounded by music and love of his family. His father, typical of musicians of his day and time, played harmonica, spoons, washboard and buck danced. His mother and older brothers and sisters regularly sang old gospel standards and[...]
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.
Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm
Marty Stuart Presents “The Pilgrim” @ The Clayton Center
8:00 pm
WATCH VIDEO The Clayton Center welcomes country music torchbearer Marty Stuart as he celebrates the 20th anniversary of his iconic album The Pilgrim. While he’s too gracious to admit it himself, the GRAMMY Award-winning singer, songwriter, and musician is living, breathing country music history. Join Marty Stuart as he shares through story and song his[...]
Oct 11 @ 8:00 pm
Carol Sloane & Mike Renzi: Two for the Road @ The Clayton Center
8:00 pm
WATCH VIDEO Carol Sloane recorded her first album for Columbia Records in 1961 and began a successful career appearing in the top jazz clubs in America. She made her New York debut opening for Oscar Peterson at the famed Village Vanguard. She was also the opening act for Woody Allen, Lenny Bruce, Jackie Mason, Phyllis[...]
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.
CYT Auditions – OUR TOWN @ The Clayton Center
Nov 8 @ 6:30 pm
6:30 pm
Participants must be in 7th-12th grade during the 2019-20 school year.​ Special Casting Call:  Students in 3rd-6th grade during the 2019-20 school year are eligible to audition for the roles of Rebecca Gibbs, Wally Webb, Joe Crowell, and Si Crowell. Auditions will be held at The Clayton Center. Those auditioning should come to ONE audition, not both. 
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
Gather with friends and enjoy Live Local Entertainment and Browse Local Artists with Hand-Crafted items. Uptown Gazebo is located at the 100 block of East Anderson Street in the parking lot behind Town Hall. Dates for 2019: Spring: March 9, April 13, May 11 Fall: September 14, October 12, November 9 Time: 9am – 1pm[...]
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Make your best dessert and bring it to the Selma Saturdays Arts & Crafts Market on Saturday, November 9th. It’s not just pie! It’s ANY dessert. All ages welcome Choose one of 4 categories. * Prettiest * Tastiest * Most Unusual * Kid Friendly Judging will begin at 11 am Prizes for winners For complete[...]
CYT Auditions – OUR TOWN @ The Clayton Center
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Participants must be in 7th-12th grade during the 2019-20 school year.​ Special Casting Call:  Students in 3rd-6th grade during the 2019-20 school year are eligible to audition for the roles of Rebecca Gibbs, Wally Webb, Joe Crowell, and Si Crowell. Auditions will be held at The Clayton Center. Those auditioning should come to ONE audition, not both. 
Charity dance party @ Poole Family YMCA
Nov 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Dance for charity! 100% of proceeds are going back into the community. WERQ and Zumba $25 suggested donation. Raffle tickets and prizes available. Bring your friends, neighbors, and coworkers!
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm
Clayton at 150: Clayton Piano Festival Gala @ The Clayton Center
8:00 pm
Join Johnston County native Jonathan Levin and the Clayton Piano Festival in commemorating and celebrating the Town of Clayton’s 150th birthday. Clayton Piano Festival presents the final performance of its 8th season at The Clayton Center. Hosted by special guest performer, 2019 Miss America Nia Franklin, the program includes multiple performers and genres on piano,[...]
I Am Enough Live @ The Clayton Center
Nov 17 @ 3:30 pm
I Am Enough Live @ The Clayton Center
3:30 pm
Join award-winning writer, life coach and relationship solutionist Suzette Vearnon for her first ever I AM ENOUGH “LIVE” event at The Clayton Center auditorium on Sunday, November 17, at 3:30pm. “While you are in your setback, life is preparing YOUR COMEBACK.”–Tim Storey After a recent setback, Suzette was faced with an uncertain future and a[...]
Nov 22 @ 8:30 pm
Prinus Productions Presents Noche Gaitera 2019 @ The Clayton Center
8:30 pm
“Noche Gaitera 2019” es un evento donde se celebra el inicio de la temporada navidena y es una tradicion Venezolana, se presentara el cuatrista, compositor y cantante Rafael “Pollo” Brito junto a la agrupacion gaitera “Proyecto Pentagrama”, y teniendo a la agrupacion regional de musica latina “Son Latinos.” La Gaita navideñas o gaitas venezolanas se[...]
Holiday Craft Bazaar @ Elizabeth United Methodist Church
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Holiday Craft Bazaar featuring a variety of vendors, food, fun, festive wares and a cake walk!
Dec 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Here’s the perfect way to begin the holiday season and create a fun tradition with family and friends. Join as Selma presents the Christmas parade, lighting up the night sky with twinkling lights. Of course that most important visitor of all will join the lineup; Santa Claus. Selma will be hopping with excitement as the[...]