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Clam Lights Official Lighting Set for Friday, December 6

December 3, 2013

Sonja Mejlaender
, Community Relations and Events 425-430-6514
Terry Higashiyama, Community Services Administrator 425-430-6600
Preeti Shridhar, Deputy Public Affairs Administrator 425-430-6569

RENTON – The public is invited to the City of Renton’s 20th Annual Ivar’s Clam Lights official lighting event at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park located at 1201 Lake Washington Blvd., Renton, WA 98056. Special thanks to title sponsor Ivar’s and event co-sponsor Puget Sound Energy. There is limited parking in the South Beach area and boat launch area. Clam Lights runs nightly 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. through January 1.

Schedule of Events:
6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Dace’s Rock ‘n’ More Music Academy
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Horse-drawn covered wagon rides
7:00 p.m. Welcome and official lighting by Mayor Denis Law and event sponsors Ivar’s and PSE
7:15 to 8:00 p.m. Bonfire and music from the Lindbergh High School Vocal Jazz Ensemble, North Picnic Shelter
7:30 p.m. Rainier Yacht Club’s “Parade of Boats”
8:00 to 8:20 p.m. Argosy Christmas Ship with Dickens Carolers

Renton Holiday Lights Visitor’s Survey will be available on-line beginning Friday, December 6, and ending January 10, 2014 at

For more information about Ivar’s Clam Lights call 425-430-6700 or visit For more information about the 2013 Argosy Christmas Ship schedule visit