The community which hasgrown into the Town of Clayton was built on a road cut by Governor Tryon’stroops around 1770 as they marched North from New Bern to Hillsborough againstthe Regulators.
Local Events In Johnston County
Check out the list below of local events going on through December.
Thirsty Thursday at Wine on Main in Clayton Every Thursday from 5-7pm
42nd Annual Selma Railroad Days October 7th 8am-5pm
Wilson Mills Pumpkin Festival October 14th 10am-4pm
Touch-A-Truck October 28th 10am-2pm in Smithfield
Lazy O Farm Trick or Treating In The Maze October 28th 12pm-5pm
Downtown Clayton Trick-or-Treat October 31st 2:30-4pm
Dewayne’s 16th Annual Christmas Open House November 2nd 4-9pm in Smithfield
Meadow Lights start November 17th and runs through December 31st 5pm-10pm in Benson
Clayton Christmas Village & Tree Lighting November 30th at 5:30. Tree lighting is at 8pm.
Dewayne’s Girls Night Out December 7th 5-9pm in Smithfield
Clayton Christmas Parade 2nd Saturday in December at 3pm
For more information on these events or to see the complete list click here.