Felix Adler Day is the largest event for the Children's Discovery Center -- "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!"
More than 2,000 people attend this beloved family festival each year which pays tribute to our namesake, Frank "Funny Felix' Adler, Clinton native and famed Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus clown for 40 years! We involve local organizations to showcase them and all our area has to offer. The festival is held inside and outside at our location in downtown Clinton.
It includes these attractions and amenities perfectly suited for families with young children:
Booths and exhibits Free shows on the main stage
Pony rides Petting zoo
Inflatable bouncy equipment Photo booth
Game tent Jugglers
Trackless train rides Face painting
Professional clowns Balloon artists