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The 29th Annual Ligonier Ice Fest
January 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on January 26, 2020 at 12:00 pm
The Ligonier Valley Chamber of Commerce will host its 29th Annual Ligonier Ice Fest January 25th and 26th in downtown Ligonier. Ice carving by DiMartino Ice Co. of Jeannette, will begin at 10am on Saturday and noon on Sunday. Throughout the weekend, visitors can watch as chainsaws cut through blocks of ice creating glittering frozen creations! Ice sculptures will be displayed throughout the Diamond area and along the streets of Ligonier. Hanson’s Original Kettle Korn will be selling their famous popcorn and horse drawn sleigh rides by Misty Haven Carriage will be available Saturday and Sunday from 12:00pm – 3:00pm (weather permitting).
Ligonier Radio will be live on the Town Hall porch from 10am until 1 pm on Saturday. The activities on Saturday include The Firemen’s Famous Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Ligonier Volunteer Hose Co. #1 beginning at 11:00am until sell out, in the Town Hall community room and at 2:00pm a free concert by “Big Fat Jazz” in Town Hall auditorium.
On Sunday at 12:30pm “Candle in the Wind” will be performing a free concert in the Town Hall auditorium. Concerts on Saturday and Sunday are sponsored by Commercial Bank and Trust of PA.
Join us for everyone’s favorite, the Speed Carving Contest, Sunday at 2:00pm. Watch as four DiMartino carvers compete for the best masterpiece based on your votes! Allow yourself plenty of time to visit Ligonier merchants for indoor sales, eat at one of Ligonier’s many restaurants, and watch as the town of Ligonier is transformed into a sparkling, icy wonderland! The ice sculptures are illuminated at night so they can be viewed at any time. Plan a weekend stay at one of Ligonier’s great lodging locations and enjoy the icy beauty of winter in Ligonier.