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Queen City Charlie

About Charlie

Queen City Charlie is a prognosticating person in a groundhog suit who makes an annual prediction for the city of Cumberland, Maryland. Charlie (pictured, right) is a political animal whose predictive press releases are made at City Hall Plaza by the mayor, who Charlie is frequently pictured next to. Charlie is a person-sized replacement for Mountain Maryland Murray, the cityโ€™s former furry prognosticator who retired in 2021.

Queen City Charlie
Queen City Charlie
Charlie is a Person in a groundhog suit

Past predictions

Year Saw shadow? Prediction
2024 Nope, no shadow Early spring
2023 Nope, no shadow Early spring
2022 Nope, no shadow Early spring

All 3 predictions