GROTON -- Grotonfest 2013 will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 (rain date Sunday, Sept. 22), from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., on Legion Common off Hollis Street in Groton.
Festivities include continuous entertainment, 170 artisans, food, business and nonprofit booths, artisan demonstrations and kids' booths. Admission is free, and the common is handicapped-accessible.
A 50/50 raffle will benefit the Groton Trust Fund's Community Children's Fund. Tickets $2 each, or 6 for $10. A total of 2,500 tickets have been printed and are available at the Blackbird Cafe, Mill Run Plaza in Groton and at Grotonfest. The winner will be announced at the festival.