JULY 2018
​​​​July 6: ​​Concerts in the Park Summer Series
The F & Blues Band
Time: 6:30pm, Washington Park, FREE
Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
Concert Hotline: 860-446-4129​
​​​​​​Sponsored by: Groton Utilities &
City of Groton Parks & Recreation

July 14: SAILFEST ANNUAL FIREWORKS CELEBRATION

​​Music and Fireworks at the Beach
Time: 8:00pm at Eastern Point Beach, Beach pass or $32/car (good all day)
Details: Live music at the beach wth the MYSTIC-NOANK COMMUNITY BAND followed by annual fireworks show!
More info at: cityofgroton.com
Sponsor: City of Groton Parks & Recreation

Fort Griswold Celebration
Time: 6pm at Fort Griswold State Park FREE
Details:  Pack up the kids, bring your blanket​​​​ and picnic snacks to join in this festive tradition!  Vendors and live music
before the annual fireworks celebration at 9pm
Sponsored by:  Groton Utilities

Thames Street Along the River
Time: 6-10pm on Thames Street, FREE
Details: Street closes to vehicle traffic at 6pm for annual Mashantucket Pequot ​fireworks extravaganza. 
More info at: cityofgroton.com
Sponsor: City of Groton

July 6: Whittle's Farm Stand STARTS
​​Time: 1:30-5:00pm every Friday, West Side Middle School parking lot, 250 Brandegee Ave., FREE ADMISSION

Details: The Whittle's Farm Stand returns with another season of their local, freshly harvested produce!
More info at: pr@cityofgroton-ct.gov
Sponsored by: Whittles & City of Groton​​


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July 10: Groton City Farmer's Market STARTS
​​Time: 3:00-6:00pm every Tuesday until Oct 31, Washington Park, FREE ADMISSION
Details: Multiple local farmer stands with produce, specialty foods, and more! ​Buy local, and have fun doing it!!!

OPEN CALL FOR FARMERS, SPECIALTY FOODS, ARTISTS and AUTHORS! There is plenty of space at Washington Park for additional vendor stands. ​​If you, or someone you know might be interested in joining this market, please call 860-625-4896 or access the application here: http://fog.newlondonfarmersmarket.com
More info at: ​Field of Greens
Sponsored by: New London Field of Greens & City of Groton​​

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July 13:  Concerts in the Park Summer Series
The Cartells
​Time: 6:30pm, Washington Park, FREE

Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
More info at: 860-446-4129  http://www.cityofgroton.com/citp.asp
​​​​​​Sponsored by: Groton Utilities & City of Groton​​​​ Parks & Recreation



​​July 17: Groton City Farmer's Market
​​Time: 3:00-6:00pm, Washington Park, FREE ADMISSION
Details: Multiple local farmer stands with produce, specialty foods, and more! ​Buy local, and have fun doing it!!!

OPEN CALL FOR FARMERS, SPECIALTY FOODS, ARTISTS and AUTHORS! There is plenty of space at Washington Park for additional vendor stands. ​​If you, or someone you know might be interested in joining this market, please call 860-625-4896 or access the application here: http://fog.newlondonfarmersmarket.com
More info at: ​Field of Greens
Sponsored by: New London Field of Greens & City of Groton​​​​

July 22: Summer Cabaret at Eastern Point Beach
​Rufus 'Baby Grand" Davis

​Time: 6:30pm, Eastern Point Beach, FREE

Details:  Come out and enjoy a free summertime concert at everyone's favorite beach!  Bring your chair and enjoy the beautiful views and wonderful music.  Bring your chairs, blankets and your own picnic, or visit the snack bar, open for your convenience!
More info at: ​​​​​http://cityofgroton.recdesk.com/recdeskportal/
Sponsored by: City of Groton​​​​​​ Parks & Recreation



July 21, 22, 23: ​THAMES RIVER WATER TAXI
Time: 10:00am-9:00pm

Details: ​ Take a ride on the exciting new Water Taxi, cross the Thames River between Groton & New London with no car, and see the river from a whole new perspective! ​
More info at: Water Taxi Schedule & Fares 
Sponsored by: Thames River Heritage Park​​​​​​​​​

July 21: Whittle's Farm Stand
​​Time: 1:30-5:00pm, West Side Middle School parking lot, 250 Brandegee Ave., FREE ADMISSION

Details: The Whittle's Farm Stand returns with another season of their local, freshly harvested produce!
More info at: pr@cityofgroton-ct.gov
Sponsored by: Whittles & City of Groton​​​​​​


July 21: Concerts in the Park Summer Series
MASS-CONN FUSION​

​TIME: 6:30PM, Washington Park, FREE

Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
More info at: 860-446-4129 http://www.cityofgroton.com/citp.asp
​​​​​​Sponsored by: Groton Utilities & City of Groton​​​ Parks & Recreation

July 24: Free Tai Chi Classes Offered at Bill Memorial Library in July
​​Time: 5:30-6:15 pm
Details: Discover the ancient Chinese practice of tai chi this July at the Bill Memorial Library in Groton. Free classes will be conducted for 4 consecutive Monday evenings on July 10, 17, 24 and 31st from 5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. A low impact exercise, Tai Chi helps circulation, balance and alignment and restores energy. The class is free and will be taught by certified instructor Tony Suarez. Class size will be limited to 15 people and registration is required. Call 860-445-0392 to secure a spot.​​​​

July 25: Groton City Farmer's Market - FAMILY DAY
​​Time: 3:00-6:00pm, Washington Park, FREE ADMISSION
Details: Multiple local farmer stands with produce, specialty foods, and more! ​Buy local, and have fun doing it!!!

OPEN CALL FOR FARMERS, SPECIALTY FOODS, ARTISTS and AUTHORS! There is plenty of space at Washington Park for additional vendor stands. ​​If you, or someone you know might be interested in joining this market, please call 860-625-4896 or access the application here: http://fog.newlondonfarmersmarket.com
More info at: ​Field of Greens
Sponsored by: New London Field of Greens & City of Groton​​​​​

July 28, 29, 30: ​THAMES RIVER WATER TAXI
Time: 10:00am-9:00pm

Details: ​ Take a ride on the exciting new Water Taxi, cross the Thames River between Groton & New London with no car, and see the river from a whole new perspective! ​
More info at: Water Taxi Schedule & Fares 
Sponsored by: Thames River Heritage Park​​​​​​​​​

July 28: Whittle's Farm Stand
​​Time: 1:30-5:00pm, West Side Middle School parking lot, 250 Brandegee Ave., FREE ADMISSION

Details: The Whittle's Farm Stand returns with another season of their local, freshly harvested produce!
More info at: pr@cityofgroton-ct.gov
Sponsored by: Whittles & City of Groton​​​​​​​​

July 28:  Concerts in the Park Summer Series
9Teen​

​TIME: 6:30PM, Washington Park, FREE

Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
More info at: 860-446-4129 http://www.cityofgroton.com/citp.asp
​​​​​​Sponsored by: Groton Utilities & City of Groton​​​​​ Parks & Recreation




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