Fire and Ice Festival in Somerset is a mesmerizing winter event that takes place every weekend just before Martin Luther King Day and has something for every visitor.
Contests, a 5k run, and fireworks will add an amazing shake to monotonous winter days. Here you can always count on delicious food and great music for passionate dancers. Wine tasting and carriage rides? Yep, you're welcome!
The festival also offers Fire and Ice Marketplace to discover and buy a diversity of homemade goodies.
The Fire and Ice Festival hosts an unbelievable ice sculpting competition that boasts some of the exceptionally beautiful ice artworks. Throughout the event, talented craftsmen hew out beautiful wooden statues that will go on an auction at the end of the festival. The festival also hosts breathtaking fireworks.
During the festival, there are numerous activities for kids as well—scavenger hunt, frog jumping, face painting, and ice-cream making definitely worth their attention.
While the festival is free of charge, you can also purchase the Fire & Ice Festival pin. It delivers free admission to more significant events around town and a $2 rink admission. So plan your visit, dress layers, and come hungry.