KidsFest will be held on Saturday, August 16 from 11 am - 2 pm. Held at Crooked Alley KidSpace, 630 Wirt Road, the annual event offers children an end of summer festival filled with games, bouncy houses, a police cruise-in, prizes and more! Parents will appreciate the valuable information in this Back to School Expo designed to help prepare children for school. The event is free and concessions will be avaiable for purchase.
Groveport's Hometown Car and Motorcycle Show
The annual Car Show, co-sponsored by the Southeastern Franklin County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Groveport, will be held on Saturday, August 16 on Main Street. The Car Show features the finest vehicles in the area from eras past. Featuring a juried show of cars at least 25 years old, other vehicles are welcome to participate but are ineligible for awards. Car Show Information
Registration will be from 3-5 pm with the show running from 5-8 pm. Awards at 8 pm. Door prizes, food and a 50/50 drawing.
Held each year on the second Saturday in October offers music, homemade crafts and skilled craft demonstrators, all located in and around the grounds of Groveport's 1820's Log House on Wirt Road. Apple Butter Day Brochure - ABD Application
Make a Difference Day
A national day of service that is coordinated locally by the Community Affairs Department in Groveport Town Hall and the Groveport Madison School District. M.A.D.D. 2013 featured the collection and packing of toiletries and home products to benefit the Homeless Families Foundation and the YWCA Family Shelter. Collection sites were at Town Hall, the Municipal Building and Recreation Center.
Groveport follows the recommendation from MORPC for the date for Halloween each year. The recommendation is that community celebrations be held on Thursday, October 31 as planned. A community Halloween Block Party, sponsored by the Groveport Madison Lions Club, followed at 7 pm in front of Groveport Town Hall.
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Salute to Veterans
Held annually on November 11 at 3 pm at Veterans Park, 421 Main Street. The tribute recognizes all recent sponsors of engraved bricks in the park's Honor Court. If you would like to purchase a brick in honor of a area veteran or current military member in good standing you must return the form to The City of Groveport no later than September 28 to be recognized in the annual Veterans Day program. Click Here for Form
Santa Claus visits Groveport
Santa arrives on the first Friday in December beginning with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony across from Town Hall at 6:30 pm and the arrival of Santa on a fire truck to officially welcome the holiday season. Visit with Santa begins at 7 pm at Town Hall, 648 Main Street.
Groveport's annual Nature Fair was held on Saturday, June 14 from 1 - 4 pm at Heritage Park, 551 Wirt Road. All free.
Groveport Home & GardenTour
The tour of historic 19th century homes and buildings and local gardens of distinction was held on Sunday, June 22 from 12 - 5 pm. Presented by Groveport Garden Club, Groveport Heritage and Presevation Society, and Groveport Town Hall.
City Independence Day
Held annually on July 4, the festival features continuous entertainment, from the Main Street Parade at 11 am through fireworks at dusk.