Clinton Visitors Guide 2019 - Page 84

festivals & events November 27 th Symphony of Lights Walk Eagle Point Park | Clinton, IA Wednesday prior to Thanksgiving. This 1-mile course is entirely within Eagle Point Park over the rolling, paved park roads. The entire mile is lighted by the Symphony of Lights display. November 30 th Christmas activities including ornament making, coloring contest, Christmas cookie decorating, face painting, pin the nose on the snow man, a photo booth and much more! Santa & Mrs. Claus will be in their warm house ready to hear all Christmas wishes! Don’t forget the many great shopping deals as well. December 8th lyons Christmas walk shop small saturday Lyons Neighborhood | Clinton, IA Local Businesses | Clinton, IA It may not be Christmas yet, but you can find it in the Lyons Neighborhood. Back after a long break, the Lyons businesses are ready for Christmas to fill the streets again. Take an evening walk and explore the many decorated windows. Stop at four square park for a chance to warm up and many more activities that day, we may even see reindeer! Support your local retailers when looking for those special gifts this Christmas and for your holiday decorations. Nov. 27 st - Dec. 30 th Symphony of Lights Eagle Point Park | Clinton, IA Thanksgiving Day through Dec. 30. This 1.1-mile Christmas lighting display is set on the hillsides of Eagle Point Park, located off U.S. 67 north of Clinton. It includes more than 500,000 lights in more than 50 major displays. December winter wonderland festival Downtown | Clinton, IA Downtown businesses extend their holiday shopping hours to accommodate your busy schedules! Come down and finish some of your last minute Christmas shopping needs! December 7th Lyons Winter Festival February 1 st B-rrry Scurry Clinton Community College | Clinton, IA First Saturday in February. This 4-mile run/walk celebrated its 30th year in 2001. Approximately 1,000 people participate in this annual event. Highlights include a spread of free food following the race, free post-race party, door prizes and specially-designed medals to the winners in 13 age categories. January 4 th Annual Eagle Watch Lock & Dam | Clinton, IA First Saturday of January. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Clinton Community College co-host a free special Eagle Watch Day during peak season on the upper Mississippi River. Visitors will enjoy outdoor eagle viewing at Lock & Dam 13. Eagle seminars, wildlife exhibits and children’s activities are held at Clinton Community College throughout the day. Municipal Transit Administration shuttles visitors from the college to the viewing area. Lyons Neighborhood | Clinton, IA A family fun morning in the Lyons neighborhood. Starting at 9am to 11am visit the Lyons Neighborhood for blessing of the bikes fulton dutch days lyons christmas walk 84 2019 | Visitor And Newcomer Guide www.clintonherald.com