116th Groundhog Picnic & Phil Phest!

 

It’s Time!

Get ready Groundhoggers, the 116th Annual Groundhog Picnic & Phil Phest will be here soon!  Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 6th. The Picnic & Phil Phest will take place at Gobbler’s Knob from 1 p.m. - 9 p.m. You must be 21 years old to attend this event, tickets are $20. Your ticket includes music by The Beagle Brothers along with Slim Forsythe and Dirtkicker. With your ticket you will enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, wings, and much more in the afternoon. A steak dinner with all the trimmings will be served at 5 pm sharp. The food is being catered by Aramark, and will be served until 6 p.m. If you are up for the challenge, you can enter the Annual Corn Hole Tournament. It is free to enter and the winners will receive a pair of commemorative Corn Hole Boards. There will be complimentary beer, pop, and water.  At 4 p.m., Punxsutawney Phil will receive the Elixir of Life! With each sip he receives seven more years of life and longevity. You don’t want to miss this ceremony!