Woodstock IL

Groundhog Days Volunteers Create Real Tradition​

Groundhog Days Volunteers Create Real Tradition​

In the cult classic Harold Ramis film, "Groundhog Day", Bill Murray's character relives the same day over and over and over. Filmed in Woodstock, the 1993 movie--now 25 years old--gave birth to the Woodstock Groundhog Days Festival 23 years ago, an event that will take place again from February 1 to 4 in Woodstock, IL.

For the all-volunteer team that has guided Woodstock's Groundhog Days Festival all these years, does it feel like they are reliving Groundhog Day over and over and over again?

"We have a really great core group that has helped organize the festival for the last 15 years. We have a lot of fun putting the events together every year," says Committee Co-Chairman Craig Krandel...