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Today's Groundhog Festival Schedule

July 4, 2012

Despite the extreme temperatures and humidity Wednesday night, The Moore Brothers were brave enough to don their warm, fuzzy beards for a rendition of ZZ Top's "Gimme All Your Lovin'" during the band's first set at the Groundhog Festival, which continues today through Saturday night. (Photo by Tom Chapin/The Punxsutawney Spirit)

10 a.m. — Registration for Three Wheel Race (ages three to four). Racing over a designated course, all races.

10:30 a.m. — Registration for Three Wheel Race II (ages five, six, seven). Racing over a designated course.

10:30 a.m. — Three Wheel Race I.

11 a.m. — Three Wheel Race II.

11 a.m. — Registration for Scooter Race (ages seven, eight, nine)
10 a.m. to 7 p.m. — Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale, Coach
Room off South Jefferson Street

11:30 a.m. — Scooter Race. No power-assisted scooters.

10 a.m. to Noon — Children’s Workshops, Boom Town era children’s activities (ages six to 12) at the Lattimer House, sponsored by the Punxsutawney Historical & Genealogical Society.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Face Painting, Make-A-Wish.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Dennie Huber, balloons.

11:30 to 12:15 — Sadecky’s Puppets, “The Prince and The Pauper.”

12:30 to 1 p.m., 2:45 to 3:15 p.m., 4:15 to 4:45 p.m. — Michelle’s Magical Poodles.

1:30 to 2:15 p.m. — Sadecky’s Puppets, “Aesop’s Fables.”

3:30 to 4 p.m. — Dennie Huber, magic.

7:30 to 8:30, 9 to 10 p.m. — Sug’r Bear (country, two shows, sponsored by Proform Powdered Metals).

Week-long Events, through Saturday, July 7.

• Food vendors in Barclay Square.
• Arts and crafts vendors.
• Sponsor vendors.
• Bring lawn chairs – No seating available.
• Rides and games provided by Fun Zone.

Events through Saturday 1 to 4 and 5 to 9 p.m.
• Bake sales – Various churches and organizations.
• REACT First Aid booth.
• Proud Member of the Pennsylvania State Association of Country Fairs.
No pets/No bicycles/No skateboards/No scooters/No rollerblades
No solicitation in the park. Schedule subject to change.

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