Groton Fall Foliage Festival 2013

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 Great 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 here.

 

To go to the Joe's Pond Fall Foliage website, click here.