IceFest Toronto: Expressions of Love
The cold weather arrived just in time! If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, check out IceFest.
The annual festival features a display of majestic ice sculptures, an ice carving competition, shopping, and free samples. The festival takes place in Yorkville on Saturday February 20th and Sunday February 21st. In the wake of Valentine’s day (and inspired by heart month), this year’s them is Expressions of Love. There will be a showcase of 20, 000 lbs of sculpted ice on display. The fantastic display features an iconic LOVE sculpture, a giant tribute to world peace, an abstract couple embracing, a winter-themed heart, and a depiction of Romeo and Juliet. There will also be a live DJ at the event. This is an all ages, family friendly, free event.
Check out these other special events at IceFest this weekend:
Ice Carving Competition
When: Saturday February 20, 2016
Where: Village of Yorkville Park (Bellair & Cumberland)
Cast your vote for your favourite ice carving competition sculpture between 2pm and 5pm. The People’s choice sculpture will be announced at 5:15pm, at the DJ tent, on Cumberland Street.
Ice Carving Demos
When: Sunday February 21, 2016
Where: Village of Yorkville Park (Bellair Street & Cumberland Street) 12pm – 4pm
Watch some of the most talented ice carvers in Toronto transform blocks of ice into sensational masterpieces.
For more information, check out: IceFest Toronto: Expressions of Love
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