Music on Stage - by the firehall
This year, Clifton Day is proud to feature some of the area's hottest Musicians. The artists will be live on stage from 11:30am until about 5pm. The 2016 lineup includes:
10:30 Leah VanBlaricom
11:00 Boyle School Of Irish Dance
11:45 The State -- Local High School Rock Band
12:30 Ted Garber -- Blues/Americana/Rock
1:45 PM Caitlin and the Moonlighters -- Flowery Folk Music
3:00 pm Bobby Thompson & Revelator Hill featuring Ron Holloway- Blues/Rock
Ayres Square Stage:
10:00 AM Minks Miracle Medicine
12:00 PM Jay Elliott
2:00 PM Steve Hudson
Family Fun and Food
Clifton Day has something for everyone. AND A FREE PETTING ZOO.
Ride the Trains
If you weren't lucky enough to take the train to Clifton Day in the first place, you can still take a fun round-trip train ride. More Information
Entertainment in the park
Check out all the children's entertainment in the park. It includes various activities from JumpWorks, the Unicycle Lady (she audited this year for "America's Got Talent"), Kerri the Face Painter, numerous games put on by the local Girl Scouts, and did I mention the Petting Zoo. Step inside the ring with a variety of vary friendly animals. Children of all ages love the petting zoo and it is free! The Face Painting are also free!
Pony Rides at the Barn
The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program (NVTRP) will once again have the pony rides. Proceeds go to support the riding lessons and horses for The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program. Children who are age 4 or older and weigh no more than 100 pounds are welcome to ride. Completely safe, completely fun, and pony-petting is free!
Civil War Reenactments - by the Fire Station
The 49th Virginia Infantry featuring their very own award winning Civil War reenactments - put on throughout the day
There is a lot of good stuff to eat at Clifton Day! Here is just a sampling of our vendors on Clifton Day, each with a different menu.
The Clifton Presbyterian Church - CRAB CAKE dinner & BRISKET
Clifton Lions will be serving BURGERS and FRANKS
Gentleman's Club will have BBQ SANDWICHES
Acacia Lodge has HOT DOGS, ITALIAN SAUSAGES & FRENCH FRIES
Boy Scouts have HOT CIDER, LEMON BARS, & COTTON CANDY
Main Street Pub and Trummer's on Main will serve a special treat
Baja Fresh serves up a mean FISH TACO
Snowie Shaved Ice will be serving SNO-CONES
Just Getting Started will be serving LOADED BRATWURST & NACHOS
and of course it would not be right without KENNEL KORN & FUNNEL CAKES