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Punxsutawney Groundhog Festival

Monday, Jul 1, 2019 at 9:00am

Downtown Punxsutawney
State Route 36 and U.S. Route 119
Punxsutawney, PA 15767


July 1, 2019

Diaper Derby and Tot Trot

Starts 9:00am
Ends: 10:00am

Babies and Toddlers!!!! Start your engines, better yet get those legs moving!!! Come on out to the Groundhog Festival and race your way to the finish line. The Diaper Derby is for crawling babies only. 12 to 18 month old, walking toddlers try your luck at the Tot Trot!!!

Billy Heh Magic and Balloon Art

Starts 12:00pm
Ends: 12:00pm

Billy Heh is excited to be making his Punxsutawney Groundhog Festival debut. Hailing from Pittsburgh, he has entertained at thousands of festivals, parties, colleges, and any other type of event you can imagine. His missions are clear… -Create a fun atmosphere for kids where they can laugh and learn. -Create a performance where participation is encouraged. -Teach kids that they can be anything they want to be if they put their mind to it. -Bring back the popularity of magic by combining art forms of magic with art forms of the theater to create a unique style of magic show. -Boggle the mind with grand magic while dazzling the senses with spectacles of comedy. -Combine scripted theatrical skits with the arts of magic creating a performance that embraces the heart, electrifies the senses, and tickles the funny bone.

Rob Lightner Band

Shows: 7:30pm
Ends: 8:30pm
Next: 9:00pm - 10:00pm

West Virginia native Rob Lightner's love for music and travel are rooted in his preschool memories of road trips in the family station wagon with his eyes on the road and his ears tuned to Late 70's/Early 80's FM Radio. His eclectic musical taste and love of the road, decades later, is now stronger than ever!!! After years as a regional and national touring guitarist/vocalist with groups such as Rick K and The Allnighters and The Brass Knuckles Band...Rob has spent the past few years exploring his roots, acoustic guitar in hand...sharing with friends and fans, influences that include artists such as James Taylor, Sam Cooke, Bob Marley, Lyle Lovett, Rob Thomas, Keith Urban, and Kristian Bush of Sugarland fame.

Daily: C&L Shows

Starts 10:00am
Ends: 9:00pm

C & L Shows is a clean, family-owned and operated show that has been in business for over 30 years. We cater to the needs of your organization. We understand how difficult it can be for an organization to raise money - C & L Shows can help! We can provide the attractions that your organization needs. Consisting of safe, modern, and well-maintainedamusement rides and attractions that appeal to all ages, many of our rides are unique to the area. For example, we can provide the only 3-abreast Grand Carousel in Western Pennsylvania. There is an added attraction yearly, therefore, it is not the same "old" rides year after year.

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