Be a good friend; Believe in yourself Everyone is too busy to play with Clifford one day because they are too busy planning a surprise party for him! While on his own, Clifford learns that playing by yourself can be fun and so can having a huge party with all of your friends! Clifford and Cleo are all excited about the town’s upcoming celebration complete with a parade and fireworks! But they notice that T-Bone isn’t quite is enthusiastic and soon learn that he is scared of the loud noises of all the festivities. T-Bone learns that the support of good friends can help you manage feelings of fear.