Groundhog Day is not regarded as a public holiday, but thousands still gather to celebrate the big event. This year, groundhog fans watched a barbershop quartet and gazed in admiration at spectacualr fireworks. But Phil had the most important role, as he predicted a big change in the weather.
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What did Punxsutawney Phil predict?
Phil did not see his shadow, meaning spring should arrive early this year.
Crowds cheered as the groundhog made his prediction on stage.
The groundhogs have reportedly never been wrong since the tradition began 133 years ago.
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The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club hosts the main Groundhog Day event in Gobbler's Knob
Members of the club, along with news reporters and local people gather on February 2 each year.