Share Share Share February 2, 2018 Holidays & Seasonal, Pets & Animals Happy Groundhog Day This photogenic groundhog deserves a catchy name - lets Name the Groundhog! (Groundhog Photo: Inklein at the English language Wikipedia) Whether you celebrate Groundhog Day on February 2nd and/or believe in the predictions of six more weeks of winter or an early spring, this cute little guy will bring a smile to your face. There are numerous Groundhog Day celebrations in communities throughout America and Canada. In the United States, Punxsutawney Phil reigns supreme on Groundhog day in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, as memorialized in the Bill Murray & Andie McDowall comedy film Groundhog Day (1993). A distant second in fame is pretender to the throne Staten Island Chuck, in New York City. In Canada, Wiarton Willie is the Ontario groundhog prognosticator from Wiarton, Ontario, while on the east coast Shubenacadie Sam fills the bill in Nova Scotia. Have a great Groundhog Day wherever you may be on February 2nd.