The Smyrna/Clayton July 4th Association - your first stop for community events and family fun!

***Carnival Extended***

April  14-26, 2014          Spring Carnival - Willis Chevrolet/Buick. 

The Smyrna Clayton July 4th Association, Inc. sponsored  the Sherwood Amusements Carnival at Willis-Buick south of Smyrna, from Monday, April 14 through Sunday, April 26, 2014.  

Unlimited ride bracelets were  available at the ticket booth on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Discount coupons for the bracelets may be found at many Smyrna and Clayton merchants.  Individual ride tickets were also available.

Proceeds from the sale of carnival tickets  helped to  raise the money for the 4th of July parade, festivities and fireworks. Thank you to everyone who came out and visited the was a huge success!!

Willis Chevrolet-Buick is located on Route 13, one mile south of Smyrna.

The Smyra-Clayton July 4th Association, Inc. is an independent group organized to provide the community with a day long celebration of American independence.  Anyone wishing to help the committee, may call Joanne Masten at 653-6235 or Bob Merrill at 653-6809.

April 19, 2014 July 4th Queen's Pageant - Providence Creek Academy

Please see our page dedicated to this event.

June 28, 2014 - Annual Baby Contest - North Smyrna Elem. School

Please note that we are not having this contest during the festivities on July 4, 2014 held at Municipal Park, Smyrna, DE.

Contest starts at 1:00 p.m. at North Smyrna Elementary School in Smyrna, DE.  It is open to all children ages 0-4 years old, both boys and girls.  A photographer will be present to take photos of your child.  Cost of photo is between the parent and the photographer.  Cost of registration for the contest is $5.00 per child.  Registration will begin at 11:00.  You may pre-register by contacting: Joanne Masten @ 270-1747; Stacey Lightcap-Hutson @ 670-0064 or Diane Price @ 670-7810.  Awards and prizes will be given out same day. 

We had 46 babies in the Contest.  It was cool and comfortable. This was the first time the contest was held both on a different day and place.  


0-3 Months Girls                                               0-3 Months Boys

1st: Alexis LeBloch                                           Michael Reed, Jr.

2nd: Sylvia Christmas                                       Adam Hastings

3rd: Melayna Bryan

4-8 Months Girls                                                4-8 Months Boys

1st: Caylee McFarlin                                         Grayson Harper

2nd: Elle Caldwick                                             Logan Goodson

3rd: Reagan Irwin                                             Jaxon England

9-12 Months Girls                                               9-12 Months Boys

1st: Allie Ball and Lilliana Cox                              Grayson Weeks

2nd:  Abigail Ball                      

3rd: Olivia Proud

1-2 Year Old Girls                                               1-2 Year Old Boys

1st: Kennedy Cole and Brooklyn Matarrese           Triston Kacrowski

2nd: London Whipple                                          Brooks Szymanski

3rd: Victoria Bell and Ziva Levering                      Lane Strickland

2-4 Year Old Girls                                                2-4 Year Old Boys

1st: Jayden Hutson                                             Dominick Matarrese

2nd: Rylee Hurst                                                 Jake Norvell

3rd: Dory Szymanski


July   4, 2014         Parade, festivities at Municipal Park, Fireworks.

Parade in Clayton this year! Carnival will be from Tuesday, July 1, 2014 and run through Saturday, July 5, 2014!  Come out, bring the kids and enjoy the day.  Many food vendors, artisans and other organizations will be there.  Fireworks at dusk at Little League Fields across from Smyrna High School.