Published July 12. 2014 3:30PM Updated July 12. 2014 11:53PM
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Madison Fuller, 13, left, her brother, Greyson Fuller, 4, second from right, and her friend, Rachel Martinelli, 13, right, all of Killingly and Mason Gingerella, 6, second from left, of Hopkinton, R.I., play on the lawn at Fort Griswold Battle Field State Park in Groton where crowds of spectators gather to view the Sailfest fireworks over the Thames River Saturday, July 12, 2014.
Crowds gathered on both sides of the Thames waiting for the Mashantucket Pequot Fireworks Extravaganza.