The Noroton Fire Department will hold its annual block party  on Saturday, June 29. Kicking off at 5 p.m., there will be a wide variety of food and beverages as well as live entertainment featuring the renowned Highland Rovers and Jump the Gunn bands. New to the block party this year will be fire truck rides from 5 to 7 p.m. The drawing for the boat raffle will be at 10:30 p.m. (attendance at the drawing is not necessary to win). Raffle tickets are available at the firehouse and on line at www.norotonfd.com. Grand prize is a 2019 Robalo R160 boat including motor and trailer. Additional prizes have been donated by local business including Darien Sport Shop, Palmer’s, Complete Automotive, The Goose, Mama Carmela’s, Papa Joe’s, Andrew Stefanou Salon and Spa, Darien Grille and Corbo’s Corner Deli.

The Noroton Fire Department, established in 1896, will use the proceeds from the Bingo and Block Party fundraiser for training and equipment necessary to ensure the high level of response and service that the Darien community depends on. Free admission - at the corner of Post Road and Nearwater Lane.