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Groundhog Day

  • February 02, 2014 - February 02, 2014
  • Location: Bear Hollow Zoo at Memorial Park
  • Venue Details: Memorial Park and Bear Hollow Zoo
  • Address: 293 Gran Ellen Dr., Athens, GA 30605
  • Times: 10 a.m. - Noon
  • Admission: No admission charge
  • 706-613-3580
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
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Celebrate an ancient weather-predicting tradition at Bear Hollow Zoo on Sunday, February 2 - Groundhog Day!

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department hosts this annual event which includes celebrating the middle of winter. Will it be over soon or will there be six more weeks of winter?

Crafting will begin and the Exhibit Hall will open at 10:00 a.m. Don't miss Gus' prediction at 10:30 a.m., followed by a program at the Amphitheater focused on animal behavior in the winter.

This program will take place rain or shine. The Groundhog Day Celebration is for all ages and is free of charge.

For more information call 706-613-3616 or visit Bear Hollow Zoo at Memorial Park, at 293 Gran Ellen Drive, is a facility of the Athens-Clarke County Department of Leisure Services.