Ice Sculpture Festival

Annual Ice Sculpture Festival

Tecumseh's 6th Annual Ice Sculpture Festival

January 17-18, 2015
Downtown Tecumseh

Downtown Tecumseh welcomes you to enjoy the weekend winter festivities!

And the Winners are.....

2014 Winter Warm-up Beverage Walk Winner: Grey Fox Floral

2014 Favorite Sculpture: The American Legion Eagle

Saturday Events: 

9:30 am

  • Snowman Shuffle 1.5 Mile Fun Run
    Downtown Tecumseh - Beginning at the corner of Pearl and West Chicago Blvd. 
    Registration is $5 per person at the AJ Smith Recreation Center, 810 N. Evans St., or on race day.
    Contact Tecumseh Parks and Recreation at 517-423-5602 for details.

10 am – 5:00 pm

  • Ice Sculpture Carving Demonstrations
    Downtown Tecumseh - Chicago Blvd. and North & South Evans St.

  • Make-It Take-It Fun for Kids + Warming Station - Downtown
    Two Locations:
    1. Tecumseh Chamber Office at 132 West Chicago Blvd.
        Sponsored by the Tecumseh Chamber of Commerce
    2. Art + Counseling at 101 W. Chicago Blvd. Suite 130
       (Entrance off N. Evans St.)
       Hosted by Art + Counseling

  • Winter Warm-Up Beverage Walk
    Visit merchants to taste a yummy beverage and vote for your favorite.

  • Ice Hockey Table Interactive Activity
    Downtown Tecumseh - Sponsored by the Tecumseh Kiwanis Club

  • Musical Performances:
    Bell Choir Performances at Carpet on Wheels
    119 W. Chicago Blvd.
    - 11:00 am to 11:45 am - Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Bell Choir
    - Noon to 12:45 pm - Tecumseh United Methodist Church Bell Choir

    Live Music at Martin's Home Center 
    145 W. Chicago Blvd.
    - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm - featuring Dale Chadderdon on the saxophone
    - 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm - featuring The Jimmie Rice Group

Early Afternoon

  • Dueling Ice Sculpture Carving Competitions
    Downtown Tecumseh
    (Look for the crowds - time & location determined by the sculptors) 
    Sponsored by Republic Services

All Day

  • Enjoy shopping at area merchants and great food at local area restaurants.

  • Meander the Downtown area and enjoy the sculptures with family and friends.

Saturday Evening:

7:00 pm

  • TCA's Cabin Fever Film Fest
    Tecumseh Center for the Arts $5.00 per person.
    Enjoy 20 short independent films - comedy, drama and two zombie movies. One of the entries was winner of Best Comedy at the 48 Hour Film Project. Concessions will be in full operation including beer and wine sales. These films are not rated, recommended for ages 13 and older. 
    Contact Tecumseh Center for the Arts at 517-423-6617 for details.

Sunday Events:

Noon - 4:00 pm

  • Chocolate Walk
    Visit various locations Downtown for chocolate themed activities or specials.

  • Make-It Take-It Fun for Kids + Warming Station - Downtown
    Two Locations:
    1. Tecumseh Chamber Office at 132 West Chicago Blvd.
        Sponsored by the Tecumseh Chamber of Commerce
    2. Art + Counseling at 101 W. Chicago Blvd. Suite 130
       (Entrance off N. Evans St.)
       Hosted by Art + Counseling


  • “Man Cave” at Evans Street Station
    110 S. Evans Street - Doors open at noon
    Draft Specials • Lunch Menu • Wide Screen TV • Foosball • Air Hockey

  • Ice Hockey Table Interactive Activity
    Downtown Tecumseh - 
    Sponsored by the Tecumseh Kiwanis Club

All Day

  • Enjoy shopping at area merchants and great food at local area restaurants.

  • Meander the Downtown area and enjoy the sculptures with family and friends.


Other Activities to enjoy BOTH Saturday & Sunday during the weekend:

  • Lost Arts Demonstrations
    At the Rooftop Cafe at the British Pantry - 112 E. Chicago Blvd. 
    Artisans will delight you with their old world talents! 
    Enjoy demonstrations by the following artisans:
    1880's Antique sock knitting machine/sox - Beverly Larsen
    Spinning wool/mittens, hats, scarves - Martie Lubinski
    Ukranian egg decorating - Debbie Hojnacki
    Triangle loom/shawls, scarves - Doris Brzezicki
    Stained glass/various size items - Richard Brzezicki
    Sat only: Loom weaving/towels, scarves - Danny Bowles  
    Items will be available for purchase.

  • Pachinko Game: In front of the Depot
  • Sales & Specials: Downtown merchants
  • Great Food: Downtown restaurants and local restaurants

*Schedule and times are subject to change.
Please call 517-424-6003 for further information.

Sponsored by: Evans Street Station and Tecumseh’s Central Business Association

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