Positively Pomfret Day
Pomfret - posted Sep, 20 2013
POMFRET - Positively Pomfret Day on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pomfret Recreation Park, 576 Hampton Road, (Route 97.) This year’s Positively Pomfret Day concludes the town's 300-year birthday celebration. The day commences with a spectacular Dove Release by Norman Boutin at 10 a.m. Craft vendors, food vendors, enormous inflatable rides, the ever popular Cash Cube with thousands of dollars’ worth of cash and prizes inside along with Pull the Cork, mini golf putting and many other games with prizes will be featured. The 17th Century Artisans will be on hand all day showcasing activities like lace making, pottery, arms and armor, a spinner, cooper and candle maker etc. There will also be a photo booth for pictures with your friends and family! We are presenting both a Women’s and Men’s Skillet Toss competition (starting at 1 p.m.), a Chocolate Cream Pie Eating Contest at 12:30 p.m. and the first annual Diaper Derby at 11:15 a.m. in front of the Lions Club Pavilion. This “race” is for crawling babies only and is sponsored by the Day Kimball Medical Group. You do not have to reside in Pomfret to participate in any of the events or games. There will be live music in the pavilion with Sally Rogers and Co. on hand followed by the Yankee Dogs. Gary “O” from WINY Radio will be on hand at 11 am with a live broadcast. There is something for everyone at Positively Pomfret Day. Free parking and admission!