Join us on February 5th at Carnaval 2022: Avant Garden and shine a light on STEAM education!

This 11th annual legendary fundraiser supports the Clay Center’s ongoing operations and education programs. When you attend Carnaval, you get to enjoy the best party in town, but more importantly, you make an immediate impact on the creative economy and access to arts and education.

Carnaval Hosts and Sponsors are leaders in our community. As one, you know that a strong art and science education promotes the skills our children need to succeed. Your support of Carnaval is your investment in the mission of this organization to continue inspiring creativity, learning, and wonder through the intersection the arts and sciences.

Show your passion and commitment to our community by pledging to be a Carnaval Host.

Hosts know that a strong art and science education promotes the skills that our children need to succeed. Your generosity ensures that the Clay Center continues on its mission to provide quality education and cultural programs. Make your host payment online here! 

2022 Carnaval Committee
Emma Busse & Rachel Coffman, Carnaval Co-Chairs
Elleyse Gemondo | Bradley Harris | Jenny Newman | EJ Price
Jake Ruddle | Bobbie Spry | Jacqueline Stump

Thank you to our sponsors!

Gold Sponsors

BOB & NANCY DOUGLAS

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

THE BECKER FAMILY

AL NAJJAR & NANCY BOULIANNE

KIM & GREG BURTON

COFFMAN COLLABORATIVE

NIKKI KOENIG, REALTOR

DR. WES LAFFERTY & BRADLEY HARRIS

Thank You To Our Hosts

KATHY BUSH

EMMA BUSSE

SARA & BOB BUSSE

ZACH CHITTUM

TOM & SEBRINA COOK

ISAAC & KATE FORMAN

KANAWHA STONE COMPANY

LLOYD & TRINA JACKSON

MELISSA MOODY

PETE & MISSY RUDDLE

DR. & MRS. MATTHEW & CARI STOVER

TERRADON CORPORATION