The Annual Groundhog Club Banquet
Tickets for the Groundhog Club’s Annual Groundhog Banquet will go on sale Tuesday, January 7th at the Groundhog Club Headquarters located at 200 West Mahoning Street Suite 1 or by calling 814-618-5591.
Tickets are available at the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club for $25 each.
The tickets will be sold from 10 a.m.- Noon and 12:30 pm - 4 p.m. daily. In addition to normal business hours, tickets will also be sold Saturday, January 11th from 10 a.m. to noon. Tickets can be purchased on a first come, first serve basis.
This year’s banquet will be held Feb. 1, at 6:30 p.m. and will take place at the Punxsutawney Area High School.
The master of ceremonies for the banquet will be Jeff Lundy, The Fair Weatherman.
The Man and Woman of the Year for Punxsutawney will be announced, as well as the new Ambassadors of the Groundhog Club. Ambassador applications can be found on www.groundhog.org.
The guest speaker for the banquet is Jen Carfagno, an on-camera meteorologist, co-host of "Weekend View," and contributor to "Wake up with Al" and "Morning Rush" on The Weather Channel.
The Groundhog Club has also extended an invitation to the DA from Ohio, Michael Gmoser, to answer to Phil for the unjustifiable charges filed against Phil last year.