The 13th Annual Ice On Whyte Festival
January 21 to 24 and 28 to 31, 2016!

Welcome to the Ice on Whyte Festival


The 13th annucal Ice on Whyte celebrated Mardi Gras.

The ATCO Gas International Ice Carving Competition Awards winners were…1st Place & People’s Choice – Team Sakha for Fisher’s Fortune, 2nd Place and Artist Choice – Team Latvia for the White Wagtail and 3rd Place – Team Kojikee for Watch Out.

The winners of the final weekend 5 Block Challenge were Double Dutch Trouble in 1st Place for Day Dream, Dream Glacier Art in 2nd Place for Angel and Fflic and Kram in 3rd place for Branch Out.

Every day at Ice on Whytewas jam packed with outdoor winter activities. Visitors watched artists at work, listened to live music by Alberta artists, slid down the giant ice slide, made crafts, tried their hand at ice carving in the L’il Chipper igloo, tasted some delicious food and hot beverages in the outdoor food court, stopped by the Rusty Anchor Grog Stop for a grown-up beverage and much more!

Where could you go for $7 for adults and $4 for children and have this much fun?

Chainsaw and Chisel 2016 – Ice on Whyte

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