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Ivar’s Clam Lights Official Lighting, Friday, November 30

November 27, 2012

For more information contact:

Timothy Williams, Recreation Director 425-430-6615
Terry Higashiyama, Community Services Administrator 425-430-6600
Preeti Shridhar, Deputy Public Affairs Administrator 425-430-6569 

The public is invited to the City of Renton’s 19th Annual Ivar’s Clam Lights – Official Lighting Event on Friday, November 30, at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park, 1201 Lake Washington Blvd. The Official Welcome and Lighting Ceremony will be at 7:00 p.m. Scheduled entertainment and activities will go from 6:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Enjoy an evening of entertainment (including music, sing-along, and free horse drawn wagon rides), holiday spirit, stunning visual effects, Rainier Yacht Club’s Parade of Boats and Argosy Christmas Ship. Special thanks to title sponsor Ivar’s and event co-sponsor Puget Sound Energy. Ivar’s Clam Lights runs nightly 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. through January 1.

Visit and take the Renton Holiday Lights Visitor’s Survey, available on-line beginning November 30, 2012 through January 5, 2013.

For more information about Ivar’s Clam Lights, call 425-430-6700. For more information about the 2012 Argosy Christmas Ship Festival (and schedule), visit