Events

Event Schedule

Learn more about the activities at the various locations on Groton Bank.

Art on Groton Bank

Art on Groton Bank is an outdoor art festival held on the spacious grounds of the Bill Memorial Library in historic Groton Bank. This festival features artists displaying and selling their work.

Avery-Copp House Museum

Free Open House from 10 am to 4 pm. Tours, games for children, demonstrations, and a Revolutionary War re-enactor.

Bill Memorial Library

The Friends of the Bill Memorial Library proudly present their annual Book Sale to benefit the Bill Memorial Library of Groton! Books for sale include gently used and like new adult fiction and non-fiction, young adult books, cook books, self-help books, gift books, and more.

Ebenezer Avery House

The Ebenezer Avery House and Museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Groton Bank Day. Enjoy free tours of 18th century house museum.

Fort Griswold Battlefield

Climb 166 steps to the top of the Groton Monument, Museum Open House, and tours of Fort Griswold at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm

Groton Congregational Church

The Groton Congregational Church has over 300 years of history! In 1702 it was established as the First Church of Christ, Congregational of Groton, Connecticut. Learn about the history of the Congregation and see the beautiful Tiffany window on a tour of this beautiful historic church.

Mother Bailey House

Local musician and songwriter, Kay Pere, will be performing her original music (including her song about Mother Bailey) from 11 to noon. Jim Streeter, Town of Groton Historian, will be available from noon to 2 pm, discussing Mother Bailey’s heroics and legacy and answering visitors’ questions about our renowned local heroine of the American Revolution and the War of 1812.

Submarine Veterans WWII Memorial East

Veterans will be on hand to share the story of submarines during World War II.

Thames River Heritage Park

Free Water Taxi transportation will be provided between the Fort Street Landing in Groton and City Pier in New London, from 10:00 until 4:00.