Poquonnock Plains Park, 150 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT
Celebrate America with the annual Groton 4th of July Parade on Friday, July 4th at 10:00 a.m. The parade route starts at Poquonnock Plains Park and heads north on U.S. Route 1 towards the Groton Shopping Plaza. The theme for this year’s parade is “The American Dream.”
Leading the parade as Grand Marshal is Amby Burfoot, local running legend, Olympian, author, and Boston Marathon Champion, who has partnered with Groton Parks and Recreation on recent events.
More than 70 groups will be participating with floats, marchers, and antique vehicles. Groups include Fife and Drums Corps, the SECT Mustang Club, Princehall Shriners, Shoreline Roller Derby, local fire departments, and more.
For parade route and other information, visit GrotonRec.com or call (860) 536-5680.