GROUNDHOG DAY CELEBRATION 2012
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4
|9:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Breakfast with Phil, Punxsy Elks, 205 N. Findley St.
Come have a buffet breakfast with Phil with groundhog related games & pictures of Phil and the Inner Circle. Purchase tickets in advance; $10 adult & $7.50 children. For tickets call 814-938-7700 Ext. 3.
|10:00 AM & Noon||Dr. Brian & Friends Storytellers, Celebration Tent, Barclay Square. |
Come enjoy these fantastic storytellers, book sharers, & song singers.
|10:00 AM - 4:00 PM||Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center, 201 N. Findley St. |
|10:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Gilson's Stained Glass & More, 101 W. Mahoning St. |
There will be daily stained glass demos by various students.
|10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, Noon & 1:00 PM||Phantastic Phil's Walking Tour! |
Enjoy a guided walking tour of more than a dozen of the Phantiastic Phil's sculptures with information about the project, trivia & "insider" tidbits. Tours start at Phil's Burrow & last about 45mins. It's free!
|11:00 AM||Best Dressed Groundhog Day Dog Competition, Celebration Tent Barclay Square. |
The dogs will be judged on different criteria. For a list of criteria go to www.groundhog.org. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3. Free to Enter.
|11:00 AM||Chain Saw Carver, Barclay Square. |
Randy Rupert of Wizard's Workshop, will carve logs into beautiful sculptures. His work is available for purchase
|11:00 AM - 4:00 PM||Vendors in the Park, Barclay Square.|
Come enjoy various food & other various types of vendors in the park.
|11:30 AM||Best Decked- Out Sled Competition, Celebration Tent, Barclay Square. |
A competition for children 12 & under, 3 different age group categories. Please pre-register at the Celebration Tent at 11a.m. The first 3 winners in each category will be awarded prizes. Any questions please contact 814-938-7700 Ext. 3. Free to Enter.
|1:00 PM - 2:00 PM||Barbara Gambrill- Comedy Hypnotist, Punxsy Community Center, 220 N. Jefferson St. |
Come enjoy an exciting & comical
|1:00 PM - 4:00 PM||"Groundhog Dance," Punxsy Elks, Grade 3-5, Elks Grand Ball Room. |
Adult Chaperones. All proceeds go towards the Legion Bellfield in memory of Rick Kuntz. Sponsored by Tom Dunkle; Caroline Dunkle's Senior Project.
|9:00 PM - 1:00 AM||The Annual Rails to Trails Benefit Dance. Punxsy Eagles, 238 E. Mahoning St.
After a one year hiatus, Down to The Wire is performing classic rock at this popular event. Dance the night away to one of the area's best bands. Admission is $8 per person.
For more information: groundhog.org