Cookouts, Concerts, and More This Weekend


Summer is winding down but the fun is going strong! From the annual Family Campout tonight to a classy brass concert at the Arts Center, the weekend has plenty to offer. If none of these catches your eye, check out some of our stories from earlier this summer and find a place to go swimming, a water park to splash around in, or a local ice cream spot for summer's favorite treat.


7 things to do this weekend: Friday, Aug 18 - Sunday, Aug 20

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Family Campout - Fri Aug 18 4:00 pm

Albion Park

Clifton Recreation Department hosts their annual Family Campout at Albion Park from Friday, August 18th beginning at 4 p.m. - Saturday,  August 19th ending by 1 p.m. Tickets include dinner, campfire, dessert, entertainment, family games, breakfast, crafts, outdoor cooking classes and more. Pre-registration is required at Fee is $3 per person resident and $6 per person non-resident. [more details]

Summer Concert in Botany - Fri Aug 18 6:30 pm

Sullivan Square

Come out for a summer concert in Botany Village, featuring the FrostKings!
Concerts are every Friday at 6:30. See the calendar for more information: [more details]

Art Class for Kids - The Art of Printing with Veggies! - Sat Aug 19 12:30 pm

Clifton Arts Center

Art Class for Kids - The Art of Printing with Veggies! DATE: Saturday, August 19th TIME: 12:30 - 2:00pm, AGES: Kids 6-12
Boost your creativity, color-mixing skills, and concentration by using a variety of vegetables as painting tools. Discover the symmetry in the cross cuts of each vegetable while painting and stamping their patterns into an imaginary flower garden of asymmetry. All materials will be supplied!
INSTRUCTOR: MaryAnn Baskinger - 30 Year Clifton Public School Art Teacher & Supervisor… [more details]

An Afternoon of Low Brass - Sat Aug 19 4:00 pm

Clifton Arts Center

Join Wes and Julie Krygsman, with Martha Locker on piano, for an afternoon of beautiful music at the Arts Center. Suggested donation of $10 at the door.
For more info: [more details]

Athenia Veterans Post Cookout - Sun Aug 20 1:00 pm

Athenia Veterans Post

It's a cookout! 1-4 pm. Food and music - indoors and out.
See flyer for more information. [more details]

Dominican Republic Flag Raising - Sun Aug 20 1:00 pm

City Hall

Join the Dominican Republic community in Clifton for a ceremony and the raising of the flag of DR. [more details]

Free Summer Concert - Mush Mouth - Sun Aug 20 7:30 pm

Main Memorial Park

Come to the park for an evening of free music!
Tonight's band is Mush Mouth, a cover band playing the biggest hits from the last several decades. [more details]

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