Johnston County Event Calendar

May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Proton Jones Part II – Facebook LiveStream Event from The Clayton Center Stage @ The Clayton Center Facebook Live
7:00 pm
Proton Jones returns to The Clayton Center’s livestream stage, Wednesday, May 13, from 7:00-8:00 PM. Join us on our Facebook Live page and connect with our community of local music lovers. The live stream is free, but we ask that you support our artists through their personal Tip Jar via VENMO @proton-jones (https://venmo.com/).
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aaron Hamm & The Big River Band – Facebook LiveStream Event @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Aaron Hamm – the first local musician to appear on The Clayton Center’s Facebook Live concert series – returns on Wednesday, May 27, and he is bringing the Big River Band with him. You may have seen the band live before at a local venue or as part of the Clayton Town Square Concert Series.[...]
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Heads Up Penny – Facebook LiveStream Event @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Heads Up Penny – a five-piece band based in Raleigh – has influences rooted in classic rock, country, funk and R&B. Their sound is as wide-spanning as it is refined.  The band has played the Lincoln Theatre, Pour House and the Clayton Town Square Concert Series, and they are on their way to The Clayton Center[...]
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rebel’s Fox – Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Rebel’s Fox is returning to The Clayton Center, and they’re bringing the full, four-piece band with them. Hang out with these talented musicians and enjoy some LIVE rock and country music – all without leaving the house. Rebel’s Fox is fronted by Stephanie Lynn, who sings lead vocals and plays rhythm guitar. Backing Stephanie is[...]
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Autumn Nicholas – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Autumn Nicholas is a vibrant, gifted artist, vocalist, songwriter and performer who has amazed audiences around the country. Reminiscent of the singer/songwriter sensibility of Julia Michaels, James Bray and Ed Sheeran, with the warmth of Adele and George Ezra, Nicholas’ lyrics and melodies tell stories – stories about love, pain, loss, and hope. Nicholas seamlessly[...]
Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bruce Naegelen – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Back by popular demand….Clayton’s favorite man-about-town, Bruce Naegelen. Bruce steps back on the stage to perform for The Clayton Center’s June 24 FACEBOOK LIVE event. The singer-songwriter will perform an hour of classic rock, pop, country and folk from the 60s, 70s and 80s. Join us on Facebook at 7 PM and connect with our[...]
COVID-19 Drive Thru Mobile Testing @ Archer Lodge Middle School
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
The Johnston County Health Department will be offering a mobile COVID-19 testing event at the Archer Lodge Middle school Friday, June 29th. There is no preregistration required and there are no out of pocket costs and please bring ID and Insurance card if you have it. Call the Johnston County Health Department with questions at[...]
Jul 2 @ 9:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Selma All-American Fireworks Show @ Selma "Catch-Me-Eye" | North Carolina | United States
9:00 pm
Come to Selma and celebrate our nation’s birth with a spectacular FIREWORKS SHOW !!! Join us for FREE Fireworks!! Fireworks start at 9:15pm — come early for best viewing. Date: Thursday, July 2, 2020 Time: 9:15pm Location: “Catch-Me-Eye” area of Selma. Hwy 70 & Hwy 301 We ask that you please remain in your vehicle[...]
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Malpass Brothers – July Fourth Livestream Celebration @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
We may not have fireworks, but we’re still going to have a blast this Fourth of July at The Clayton Center. The Malpass Brothers – favorite hometown boys from eastern North Carolina – will perform a virtual concert live from our stage beginning at 7:00 PM on Saturday, July 4. You can access the free[...]
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
VIOLET BELL – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Violet Bell, folk-soul duo from Chapel Hill, is the featured act for The Clayton Center‘s July 8 Facebook livestream series. The duo, Omar Ruiz-Lopez and Lizzy Ross, was introduced to The Clayton Center when they performed at the August 2019 Palladian Series Season Kickoff event. The one-hour livestream concert is presented by The Clayton Center[...]
Clothing Giveaway @ Faith Baptist Church
Jul 11 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
7:00 am
Faith Baptist Church, 204 Rick’s Rd, Selma, will be hosting a clothing giveaway Saturday, July 11th from 7 am until 1 pm. There will be clothes of all sizes! Come on out and see what you can find!
Storyteller Donna Washington – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
The Clayton Center’s livestream programming branches out in July with a performance by Durham-based master storyteller Donna Washington. Her one-woman show, Chairs in the Trees, recounts Washington’s experiences as a black performer touring across the country during the Obama presidency and her encounters with people who believed that they know better than her what it[...]
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
BROTHER LUCKY – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Brother Lucky, three local guys that grew up on hard rock and heavy metal, take a turn on The Clayton Center Facebook livestream series on Wednesday, July 15, at 7:00 PM. The band features J.B Mayes, lead guitar and vocals; Jason Lee, Jason Lee, guitar and vocals; and Nelson Scott, drums and percussion. The one-hour livestream[...]
CURTIS ELLER – Facebook Livestream Concert @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
CURTIS ELLER – Facebook Livestream Concert @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
The Clayton Center presents Curtis Eller in a livestream performance via Facebook on Wednesday, July 22, at 7:00 PM. Curtis Eller is a gifted and prolific songwriter, banjo player and rock & roll singer. His songs describe a dreamlike vision of American history where all points in time have collapsed into one. A 20-year show[...]
Woodall’s Summer Football Clinics! @ Woodall's Fitness and Performance
Jul 28 – Aug 6 all-day
Woodall's Summer Football Clinics! @ Woodall's Fitness and Performance | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
12:00 am
Summer Football Clinics! July 28th-August 6th! 4:00p-5:30pm! Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday! This year’s Football season is uncertain. Make sure your athlete is Game Ready at Woodall’s! Call 919-553-0700 / Text 919-320-5099 to register or for more information!
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LAURENICOLE – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
LaureNicole is an original rock and roll band from Raleigh. Led by lead vocalist Lauren Nicole, the band also includes Griffin Prufer on lead guitar, Evan Bennett on bass guitar and Jim Snyder on drums. They will be the featured band on The Clayton Center‘s Facebook Livestream concert on Wednesday, July 29, beginning at 7:00 PM.[...]
CYT SINGS! A Virtual Concert for the Community @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm
CYT SINGS! A Virtual Concert for the Community @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Carolina Youth Theatre presents CYT Sings! A Virtual Concert for the Community. CYT Sings! will be livestreamed from The Clayton Center via Facebook on Thursday, July 30, at 7:00 pm. The virtual benefit concert is a collaboration between current CYT students and alumni and will feature uplifting Broadway tunes that affirm the importance of community.[...]
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
YOLANDA RABUN – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
North Carolina based songstress Yolanda Rabun steps up to the microphone to perform in The Clayton Center’s Livestream Concert Series on Wednesday, August 5, at 7:00 PM. Yolanda Rabun is a fierce performer whose versatility allows her to master all styles of music. No matter which song Yolanda is singing, her renditions are superb –[...]
FLAMENCO VIVO WITH LAURA – An introduction to Flamenco rhythm and movement @ Live via Zoom
2:00 pm
Passion, Creativity, Imagination – Flamenco! Flamenco Vivo with Laura—An introduction to flamenco rhythm and movement is a two-day workshop available via ZOOM on consecutive Saturdays – August 8 and 15 – at 2:00 PM. The classes are appropriate for students ages 12 and older, their parents AND other adults.   (Note: The Zoom meeting is limited[...]
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
REBEKAH TODD – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Rebekah Todd grew up in Benson, surrounded by music. Her father, a musician himself, flooded the house with sounds of classic rock and folk, playing everything from Pink Floyd to the Righteous Brothers. This led Rebekah to instantly find her musical niche somewhere between melodic soul and alternative folk rock. With her soulful voice and[...]
FLAMENCO VIVO WITH LAURA – An introduction to Flamenco rhythm and movement @ Live via Zoom
2:00 pm
Passion, Creativity, Imagination – Flamenco! Flamenco Vivo with Laura—An introduction to flamenco rhythm and movement is a two-day workshop available via ZOOM on consecutive Saturdays – August 8 and 15 – at 2:00 PM. The classes are appropriate for students ages 12 and older, their parents AND other adults.   (Note: The Zoom meeting is limited[...]
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
JONATHAN PARKER – FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM FROM THE CLAYTON CENTER @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
Jonathan Parker and his band are featured on The Clayton Center’s Wednesday, August 19, Facebook livestream concert. Jonathan, who hails from Johnston County, is a country artist who has recorded several albums. His most recent album, “Broken Hearts & Broken Bones,” was released in May. The one-hour livestream concert is free, but you can help support[...]
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
DIALI CISSOKHO & KAIRA BA – Facebook Live Event @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
For the past decade, kora player and singer Diali Cissokho has called North Carolina home. Hailing from a long line of Senegalese musicians and storytellers known as griots, Cissokho made the transatlantic move to Pittsboro with his wife almost 10 years ago. Shortly after he settled in North Carolina, Diali formed the band Kaira Ba[...]
2DIGH4 – Facebook Live Event @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2DIGH4 – Facebook Live Event @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
The Clayton Center presents North Carolina locals 2Digh4 to the stage as part of our Livestream Concert Series on Wednesday, September 2, at 7:00 PM. 2Digh4 (pronounced Two Die Four) is a country/rock/pop band founded by brothers Landon and Aubrey Digh from Fuquay-Varina. The brothers write original songs, and on July 12 of 2019, the[...]
Smithfield Scavenger Hunt @ Town of Smithfield
Sep 4 – Sep 20 all-day
Smithfield Scavenger Hunt @ Town of Smithfield
12:00 am
Teams of 2-5 people. It starts today and ends on September 20th at 5pm. Take pictures of the places and send them via email to kristin.sasser@smithfield-nc.com or tiffany.pearson@smithfield-nc.com. Get them all right and you are entered to win a great prize. Figure out the riddle no answers are given. Good Luck
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“THE AWAKENING” SOUNDS FOR SCULPTURE – Facebook Live Event @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Seward Johnson Atelier and world-renowned composer/musician Christian Tamburr announce their collaboration Sounds For Sculpture “The Awakening.” Enjoy this one-of-a-kind performance by the Christian Tamburr Quintet on Wednesday, September 9, at 7:00 PM. This dynamic live performance features an all-star ensemble of Grammy and Tony recognized musicians. The quintet performs Tamburr’s original musical compositions inspired by[...]
Community Yard Sale @ Adams Point
Sep 12 all-day
12:00 am
Large community wide yard sale Adams Point subdivision 7am-2pm
JOHN BROWN QUARTET – Facebook Live Event @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
JOHN BROWN QUARTET – Facebook Live Event @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
The multi-talented John Brown brings his quartet to The Clayton Center stage on Wednesday, September 16. The performance is part of our ongoing Facebook Live concert series, which begins at 7:00 PM. A successful bassist, composer, educator and actor, John currently serves as Vice Provost for the Arts at Duke University. He has a long[...]
Pumpkin Carving Contest @ Virtual Event submit pictures through email
Sep 22 – Oct 25 all-day
Pumpkin Carving Contest @ Virtual Event submit pictures through email | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
12:00 am
Submit your pumpkin pictures to tiffany.pearson@smithfield-nc.com
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
PROJECT 63 – Facebook Livestream from The Clayton Center @ The Clayton Center
7:00 pm
And they’re back….The Clayton Center welcomes Project 63 back to the stage on Wednesday, September 23. This Alt Americana band made their debut on our Facebook livestream series back on the first of July. They have since released their newest album, “Lost In The Light.” Join us on Facebook Live at 7 PM and connect with[...]