Every February 2nd, anticipation fills the air as people from all corners of the globe eagerly await the prediction from our famed groundhog. With all eyes on Wiarton Willie, the question lingers: will he cast a shadow, foretelling six more weeks of winter, or will his absence of a shadow herald an early spring? The tradition of Wiarton Willie has captivated hearts for generations, drawing visitors and media attention from far and wide. Join us in Wiarton as we come together to witness this age-old tradition, celebrating the quirks and wonders of nature with enthusiasm and joy. Whether you’re a weather enthusiast, a nature lover, or simply seeking a unique and memorable experience, the Wiarton Willie celebration is an event not to be missed. Prediction Morning (Wiarton Arena Parking Lot) Friday February 2, 2024 Fireworks at 7am Willie’s official prediction at 8:07am We are excited that Shawn and Julia from Country 93 are emceeing the 2024 Prediction morning. Free Family Festival Events (BluewaterPark) Saturday February 3, 2024 from 10am to 4pm Come back again on Saturday February 3, 2024, for the Festival of Events. Some of the events include, gaming trailer, rock climbing wall, axe throwing, photo booth, human fooseball, trackless train and so much more!
Wiarton Willie Festival Wiarton, Ontario