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Ivar's Clam Lights and Argosy Christmas Ship

2017 Ivar’s Clam Lights and the Argosy Christmas Ship Parade 
December 1 through January 1, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m..

Start your holiday season off at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park, with an evening of entertainment, holiday spirit, and stunning visual effects.  A fun event for young and old alike. This event draws thousands of spectators each year. 

Friday, December 1, Event Schedule for Ivar’s Clam Lights
5:30-6:15 pm                   Entertainment by the Lindbergh High School Vocal Jazz Ensemble
5:30-8:00 pm Photo opportunities with Ivar’s strolling “Clam” character and Santa & Mrs. Claus at Santa’s Sleigh at the North Picnic Shelter (bring your camera)
6:15 pm Welcome and Official Lighting with Mayor Denis Law and event sponsors Ivar's and Puget Sound Energy
6:30 pm Rainier Yacht Club’s “Parade of Boats”
7:00 pm Argosy Christmas Ship with the Dickens Carolers

More about Ivar's Clam Lights

Be sure to include Ivar's Clam Lights and Renton's Gene Coulon Memorial beach Park on your holiday bucket list of "must see and dos" this season.  Ivar's Clam lights is a stunning visual display of several dozen trees and shrubs professionally decorated with thousands of lights. Centered at Ivar's, Kidd Valley, and the water walk at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park, the overall decorated paved trail path is a flat walkable loop approximately one mile in total distance.

Ivar's Clam Lights is free of charge and there is free parking at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park.

For questions or more information call 425-430-6700.

Co-sponsored by Ivar's Seafood Bar and Puget Sound Energy.        

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