Groton’s Fourth Fall Festival awaits you. It all unfolds Saturday, October 10th. This is a special community event created and sponsored by the Groton Business Association (GBA) of the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce. The Festival runs from 10 am to 4 pm and is a rain or shine event.
You can obtain full information on all events by going to the GBA web site at grotonbiz.com or calling the Chamber at 860.572.9578. Directions to event sites are on the web site.
The primary site is Poquonnock Plains Park, centrally located in the middle of Groton. This will be the location of an Arts and Crafts Show, local business displays, exhibits and food vendors. The Classic Car Show will take place at the Ella T. Grasso – Southeastern Technical High School.
Free parking is available at Grasso Technical High. Shuttle service to the event site is provided.
New this year is radio controlled airplane demonstrations throughout the day. RC Propbusters, a radio controlled model airplane club, is providing the aerial demonstrations. The Blackhawk helicopter from AVCRAD is back for another year and will be on display.
Attendees will be entertained by the Karaoke On-Demand Finals, sponsored by Citadel Communications and Comcast, a concert by the Rock N’ Soul Band 9Teen, sponsored by Groton Utilities, and demonstrations by students from Gabriele’s Karate Kick Box Studio.