|AUGUST 9, 2011 --
Come one, come all to Southington Grange for the 61st Annual Grange Community Fair. There's something for everyone including entertainment, exhibits, food and fun!
The Southington Grange Community Fair will be held on Saturday, August 13th at Southington Grange Hall located at the corner of Summit Street and Knowles Avenue in the Plantsville section of Southington. The 2011 Fair will feature entertainment throughout the day and exhibits in needlework, baking, photography, flowers, vegetables, crafts and canning with an evening auction.
The event kicks off in the morning with a pancake breakfast that will be served from 9:00 to 11:00 AM. A snack bar will be open throughout the day and the famous Chicken Barbecue will be serving from 4:00 to 6:00 PM (Tickets for the Chicken Barbecue are limited to 150 people, and are on a first come first serve basis).
An outdoor community flea market will be featured with dozens of vendors and educational exhibits including show specials from Snow White Equipment of Plainville CT, the New England Ghost Hunters Guild and Bobby the Magician, as well as Llamas and other animals for children. Admission to the Community Fair is free and the public is welcome.
Please call Mary at 860-628-9346 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) for further information, BBQ tickets or a schedule of events. Exhibits will be accepted Friday, August 12th, from 5:00-7:00 PM and again Saturday morning from 9:00-10:00 AM. Exhibits can be removed on Saturday after 5:00 PM.
For more information on Southington Grange and the Granges in Connecticut, please visit the Connecticut State Grange website at http://www.CTStateGrange.org.