Media Press

As the Groundhog Day celebration has grown in Punxsutawney over the past several years, so has our preparedness for the many members of the media who visit our town each year.

There are provisions in place to allow for convenient parking for satellite and other press vehicles at Gobbler's Knob, and a designated press area is available for those covering the events.

Please contact us if we can help you with any aspect of your visit to Punxsutawney, or if you wish to arrange a radio or other interview.

For Media Passes please submit an official request including the Press credentials for all those requesting to attending, the number of media passes, and parking passes being requested. Submit them to : for approval.

Follow this link to press releases by the state and information about the Satellite up-link as it becomes available.

Video Feed Advisory – For Planning Purposes Only

The Pennsylvania Satellite News Service will provide a digital satellite video feed between 5:45 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. (Eastern), Monday, Feb. 2, of the annual Groundhog Day celebration from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa.

For additional details about the event, go to

 Check out our Groundhog Day Promo video! Click Here!