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Cumberland, MD Annual Groundhog Day – February 2, 2023 7:00 AM

The City of Cumberland, the Downtown Development Commission (DDC) and the Parks and Recreation Department extend an invitation to everyone for the annual Groundhog Day Celebration at City Hall.

A coloring contest is underway for youngsters, with a Groundhog themed prize pack for the most unique entry in each grade level (Pre-K through Grade 5). Coloring sheets are available in a number of ways:

All entries are due back no later than noon on Friday, January 27th. Scan or photograph completed entry and email to; or you may drop entry in box at City Hall lobby or City drop-box located on Bedford Street across from the Public Safety Building.

Winner from each grade will receive a groundhog prize packet and have their photo taken at the Groundhog Day 2023 event with a posting on the City of Cumberland Facebook page, of of course bragging rights!

Check out these books about Groundhog Day !