The 2014 Fire & Ice Festival is scheduled for January 24th – 26th.
This will be the seventh year for the winter festival in Downtown Rochester, Michigan.
What can you see or do at Fire & Ice? You can………
See a street full of themed Ice Sculptures (this year’s theme is modes of transportation)
Enjoy the Fireworks on Friday and Saturday Nights
Watch Snow Shoeing and Cross Country Skiing demos
Ice Skating (bring your own skates)
Ride on the Tube Sledding Runs
Try Ice Fishing
Watch Dog Sled Demo’s and maybe take a ride on one.
There will be warming areas and places to roast marshmallows. All the wonderful stores and restaurants of downtown Rochester will be open.
The ice sculptures will be on display in front of downtown businesses and the Big Bright Light Show will be turned back on for the festival (lights go on at 6pm!).
|“Fire It Up For Youth” The Rochester Area Youth Assistance and the Rochester Fire Department will have a spaghetti dinner and pancake breakfast. At the Rochester Fire Department – 277 E. Second St. enjoy a spaghetti dinner on Friday, January 24, 2014 5:00-8:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 25, 2014 4:00-8:00 p.m. Tickets for the all-you-can-eat spaghetti are $10.00 adults/$5.00 children . The Pancake Breakfast is on Sunday, January 26 from 9:00 a.m. to noon and will feature pancakes and sausage. Tickets for breakfast are $6.00 adults/$3.00 children 12 and under.|
The festival takes place near the corner of Water and Third Street in Downtown Rochester. Fire & Ice Festival Hours Friday – 5:00 -9:00 p.m. Saturday – 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
For more information on Downtown Rochester, Michigan visit http://www.downtownrochestermi.com/.
photos from the 2013 Fire & Ice
Here is a short video of photos from the event and video of the fireworks at last years fest.
You need to see the fireworks in person to get the visual impact.