Groton is one of six towns
of the Northeast Kingdom which cordially invites you to visit at
Fall Foliage time. Each
town has its Festival day and Saturday, October 5th is
the Groton Fall Foliage Festival Day.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5 - GROTON
Join us in Groton for our Festival Day.
Start with a Lumberjack Breakfast at the
Methodist Church from 8 to 10 a.m. Visit our
Library, where there will be a book sale and
browse in the Peter Paul Historical House
throughout the day. Participate in the
Pumpkin Weigh-Off from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
at Upper Valley Grill. The
Fall Foliage Run begins at 9:30 am. McLure’s Band will
perform at the bandstand at 11 a.m. Our
Annual Parade starts at 1:30 p.m.
Participate in the Old Fashioned Hymn Sing
at the Baptist Church at 8 p.m. to close the
day. This will be our 58th year of serving
our World Famous Chicken Pie Supper! Serving
times are 4:30, 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Tickets available after July 1 at $10 for
adults, $5 for children under 12. You must
make reservations. Contact Peter Lyon, 848
West Shore Drive, Groton, VT 05046,
802-584-3020. (Take-out reservations are
also available.) Advanced tickets also
available from Peter for the Lumberjack
Breakfast at adults- $8.00; children 10 and
under- $5.00; age 3 and younger are free.
Mail-in form for reservations.
To see the
full Fall Foliage Festival schedule for all six towns, click
here to go to the
Northeast Kingdom Chamber of Commerce site.
For a history of the Groton Chicken Pie Supper, click
To go to the Joe's Pond Fall Foliage website, click