Entertainment, Shows & Events:

Band Line-up  - Groton Legion 

Thursday - 6:30PM   - Cortland Old Timers Band 

Friday - 8:30 - 11:30PM - Tribal Revival

Saturday - 7PM - Pittsford Marching Band 

Saturday - 8:30 - 11:30PM - Ten Man Push 

*** Carnival Midway  -  Open all 3 days *** 

Aug 23, Thursday at 6:00PM

Aug 24, Friday at 6:00PM 

Aug 25, Saturday at noon. 

(15% of ticket proceeds to support Groton olde Home Days)

Thursday (Aug 23)  - Main Street Pavilion: 

  • Balloon Twisting with Sir James - 6-8PM Free for all kids. 
  • Meet & Greet with Larry Sharp for Governor 6:00PM at The Pavilion 
  •  Top Notch Catering: *Walking Tacos *Chicken Spiedies *Mac N Cheese *Pulled Pork and Cold Drinks  

FRIDAY - Aug 24  Main Street Pavilion ( Free - Thanks to our Sponsors)

* Zoomobile from Ross Park Binghamton Zoo   6:30-8:30PM  

(Main St @ The new pavilion) 

Saturday - Aug 25  (FREE events Thanks to our Sponsors) 

** Pony Rides and Petting Zoo  - Saturday 9AM to 8PM on Conger Blvd

*Sir James Magic Show @ Conger Blvd Gazebo SHOWTIME: 12PM

*LilySilly Puppets @ Conger Blvd Gazebo - SHOWTIMES: 1PM & 4:30PM

*Lourdes Mobile Mammography - Van on Conger Blvd - Sat  10AM - 4PM 

*The Ithaca Physics Bus - Sat 11AM-3PM  

 ** CirqOvation ~ The Superstar Supershow ***

 ~ Enjoy 2 FREE shows  - Saturday Aug 25th  - Showtimes: 3PM & 7PM 

Main St, Groton @ The New Pavilion Spectacular Superstar Supershow right here in Groton NY.  You gotta check them out....

*Baker Miller Lumber: Tie Dye Shirts, Free for the kids 8:00AM-1:00PM, 

*Hula Hut Show - Sat (8/25)  (Free) Showtime: 4:30PM  - On The Lawn of The First National Bank Of Groton 

*Wagon Rides  4-L farms - Saturday on Main St

*Sir James Strolling Balloon Artist  - Sat  - 1:30 -5PM 

*Cornell Big Red Bear Mascot – Saturday 4:30PM on Main St. 

*Psychic Readings $10 for 10 Min reading, 311 Main St - Fri 7-9PM, Sat 10am-12PM & 2PM-6PM


Treasure hunt at Heritage Baptist Church, 108 Elm Street. Sawdust Treasure hunt.  Where the prizes are hidden in a few inches of sawdust.   Saturday - Ages 4-7 at 11 a.m.  Ages 8-12 at 1 p.m.   

Sat - The Cub Scouts - Selling their ever popular Country Meat sticks on foot, up and down Main St from 11AM-1PM - Saturday 

Sat - Varsity Cheerleaders - Snow Cones & Bake Sale @Caspers, Main St 

*Bike Raffle - Brittany Station, 152 Main St - $1 = 1 ticket & $5 = 7 tickets - Tickets on Sale and Bike on Display at Brittany Station - Winner announced Sat Aug 25 after the grand parade! Raffle to support Groton Olde Home Days!!

Bicycle Show

Antique, Custom, BMX Etc

109 W. South St

10AM -2:30PM - Awards @ 3PM

Motorcycle Show

109 W. South St

10AM -2:30PM –Awards @ 3PM

Several Classes – Trophies Awarded

CONTACT LEE: #898-4168

Annual Art Show Information: 

Location: Groton Legion 

Drop off and Registration will be Wed & Thur  (Aug  22 and 23) 5:30PM to 7PM at the Groton Legion 

*Opening Gala on Friday (Aug 24)  5 - 7PM at the Groton Legion.  

* Art Show hours will be Saturday (Aug 25)  10AM - 5PM.  



Annual Vern Morton Photo Show

  • Town Hall, Conger Blvd - Friday, 6pm - 8pm and Saturday 10am - 5pm

 Friends of the Groton Public Library - Book Sale 

  • Friday Noon-7PM - Saturday 10AM – 2PM *Hardcover $1 *Paperbacks 50 cents. *Children's books 1/2 price. * $1/$2 BYOB bag sale starts at 1 pm Sat.

Crafts and Collectible Show

  • Annual Groton Historical Association Craft and Collectables Show Sat, Aug 25th 9AM - 5PM on Conger Blvd & Inside the Town Barn

  • Raffle @ The Legion - SAL TV Raffle Buy your raffle tickets at the bar for a 32" LED high definition LG television to be drawn on August 25, after the Grand Parade. Tickets only $1.00 each.


Food, Cold Drinks and More.....

Thursday 4pm to 9pm @ New Pavilion - Main St

- Top Notch Catering: *Walking Tacos *Chicken Spiedies *Mac N Cheese *Pulled Pork and Cold Drinks 

Saturday 9am to 6pm - On Conger Blvd 

- Top Notch Catering: *Breakfast Sandwiches * Coffee  and *Walking Tacos *Chicken Spiedies *Mac N Cheese *Pulled Pork and Cold Drinks 


  • Cold Beer & Wine Slushies  - Legion Pavilion by Groton Legion
  • Food Pavilion (Fri & Sat)- Groton Legion Cooked by Groton Fire Dept. 
  • Legion Cake Wheel  Friday & Saturday
  • Saint Anthony Church Pie Sale Tent - Saturday 
  • Fire Roasted Corn - Saturday 10AM till gone - In front of Groton Legion - Supports the Groton FFA (Future Farmers Of America) 

Foggy Bog Food Tent - Main Street  (Fri & Sat)

  •  Food Tent - Fresh Cut Olde Home Days Fries  Plus much more  (H&R Block lot)  Cooked by Foggy Bog Hunting camp

  • Chicken BBQ - Sat 11AM on corner of Main St and Railroad Ave Chicken BBQ to support Groton Varsity Football 
  • Groton Cheerleaders - Snow Cones and Bake Sale - Saturday