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8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Groundhog Day

About This Event

Venue:

A Tasteful Place

Pricing:

Included with garden admission

Description:

Come for our third annual Groundhog Day celebration as we watch if Arboretum Annie sees her shadow. Plus, enjoy crafts, movies & more!

Event Information

Tuesday, February 2 at -

Come for our third annual Groundhog Day celebration on February 2 in A Tasteful Place! Breakfast and beverages are available for sale and each guest can get a free hot chocolate The program begins at 7:15am in time for sunrise at 7:21am, when we watch if Arboretum Annie sees her shadow. Plus, enjoy crafts, movies and more! Visitors are welcome to take selfies with the famous groundhog until 8:30am, make groundhog crafts, visit the science activity tables by our Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden staff and watch the iconic “Groundhog Day” movie with Bill Murray at 9:30am. Guests are invited and encouraged to wear any type of hat (Texas-style for Groundhog Day) for a hat contest. Materials are provided on site, and attendees are welcome to further embellish their hats. At the end of the event, a hat contest winner is selected and receives a prize.