Ice Sculpture Festival

Annual Ice Sculpture Festival

Tecumseh's 8th Annual Ice Sculpture Festival

January 21-22, 2017
Downtown Tecumseh

Downtown Tecumseh welcomes you to enjoy the weekend winter festivities!

Event Sponsors: Evans Street Station and Tecumseh’s Central Business Association
Dueling Carvers Sponsored by: Republic Services

Click here to print the Ice Sculpture Festival Map & Schedule of Events

2017 Event Schedule 

Saturday Events: 

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

  • Make-It Take-It Craft for Kids + Warming Station - Downtown
    Tecumseh Chamber Office at 132 West Chicago Blvd.
    Sponsored by Community Arts of Tecumseh

  • Winter Warm-Up Beverage Walk
    Visit merchants to taste a yummy beverage.

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

  • Putt-Putt Golf Interactive Activity
    Downtown Tecumseh - Sponsored by the Tecumseh Arbor of Gleaner Life Insurance Society

  • Bean Bag Toss Interactive Activity
    Downtown Tecumseh - Sponsored by Grey Fox Floral

  • Selfie's with "OLAF"
    Downtown - Noon - 2:30 (times may vary)
    Free Snowman Craft Kits (while supply lasts)

Early Afternoon

  • Dueling Ice Sculpture Carving Competitions
    Downtown Tecumseh (Two competitions throughout the afternoon)
    (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.

Sunday Events:

Noon - 4:00 pm

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

  • Michigan Stilt Walker
    Enjoy watching him make balloon animals for kids. Free, tips are welcome.
  • Make-It Take-It Fun for Kids + Warming Station - Downtown
    Tecumseh Chamber Office at 132 West Chicago Blvd.
    Sponsored by Community Arts of Tecumseh

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

  • Putt-Putt Golf Interactive Activity
    Downtown Tecumseh - Sponsored by the Tecumseh Arbor of Gleaner Life Insurance Society

  • Bean Bag Toss Interactive Activity
    Downtown Tecumseh - Sponsored by Grey Fox Floral
     
  • Selfie's with "OLAF"
    Noon - 2:30 (times may vary)

Special Sunday event at Evans Street Station:

  • Winter Cooking Classes with Chef Laurent
    January 22 at 5 - 8 pm. at Evans Street Station 110 S. Evans St.
    Call 517.424.555 for details or visit evansstreetstation.com
    Call to reserve your space!

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:
  • Antique sock knitting machine - homemade sox 
  • Spinning wheel homespun yarn mittens/hats/scarves 
  • Weaving loom handwoven scarves/dish towels 
  • Soap maker - goats milk soaps/lotions 
  • Quilter - table runners/pillow cases/bags & totes 
  • Lenawee Weavers - handwoven baskets 
  • Pysanky~Ukrainian egg decorating
  • Wood Carver 
    Items will be available for purchase.
  • 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.

 

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