Michigan’s OFFICIAL Groundhog is set to make her prediction on February 2!
This year, get your long-range weather forecast straight from Woody, Michigan’s Official Groundhog! The Howell Conference & Nature Center will host a special celebration starting at 7:45 a.m., with the long-awaited prediction coming at 8:15 a.m. sharp! No matter the weather – wind, rain, snow, sleet, or sunshine – Woody will make her prediction at the Nature Center.
Don’t forget about the annual crazy outfit contest for kids! Brave the winter weather in a crazy outfit for a chance to win a great prize – the child with the most outrageous outfit will receive one free week of summer day camp!
2nd Prize: three days of summer day camp
3rd Prize: $25 gift certificate for any product or service offered by HCNC
4th & 5th Prizes: Commemorative Woody t-shirt
All participants get a FREE Commemorative Woody button!
We’re grateful to JJ Jinkleheimer & Co., Howell for desiging this adorable image of Woody!
February 2, 2013
7:45 Festivities begin with our annual Costume Contest
8:15 a.m. Woody’s prediction-free & open to the public
9:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast with Michigan’s Official Groundhog!
$8 adults, $6 children, kids under 2 FREE
Call 517-546-0249 for reservations!
Groundhog Day Virtual Archives:
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