Frosty Festivities

How cool would it be to walk through a palace made of ice? Find out at these winter art events.
By Samantha Brody
Feb 06, 2013

Feb 06, 2013

World Ice Art Championships (Fairbanks, AK)

A month-long celebration featuring over 70 teams from around the world creating masterpieces up to 25 feet tall! Visiting families will get a kick out of the youth contest and kids' park.

Newport Winter Festival (Newport, RI)

New England at its best! This festival features a chili cook-off, a polar bear plunge, birdfeeder making, a children's fair, and an amazing ice carving contest.

Saint Paul Winter Carnival (Saint Paul, MN)

A real Minnesota tradition, this festival is in its 131th year. In addition to ice carving, guests can also enjoy snow sculpting, parades, a sled dog rally, and more.

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