More About 75th annual Sun Prairie Groundhog Day Prognostication Ceremony

The City of Sun Prairie is celebrating the 75th annual Sun Prairie Groundhog Day Prognostication ceremony on Wednesday, February 2, 2023 in Downtown Sun Prairie’s Cannery Square.

The ceremony will begin at 6:50AM with the Prognostication taking place at sunrise (7:11AM). Young and old alike will gather to welcome Jimmy the Groundhog to Sun Prairie and hear his Groundhog Day prediction!

Join us for a fun morning filled with surprises to hear Jimmy’s prediction live! Jimmy the Groundhog has an extremely high accuracy rate on his annual predictions, making him an outstanding leader in meteorological circles.

Businesses and organizations throughout the City of Sun Prairie will be offering many Groundhog Day specials for the hardy crowd the morning of the Prognostication, as well as before and after the event, including:

Wisconsin Apparel Co. will be at the prognostication event with Groundhog Day apparel and cute stuffed Jimmy’s available for purchase! Or stop by the store at 229 E Main Street right after the event to warm up and shop.

Prairie Flowers and Gifts will be open for the event and selling Groundhog Day ornaments.

Beans N' Cream Coffeehouse will be open and serving delicious coffee, lattes, and bakery goods. Stop in and get a beverage and a pastry before or after the Prognostication.

Date & Time

February 2, 2023
6:50am - 8:30am


Cannery Square Park
1 Cannery Square
Sun Prairie, WI 53590

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