Carlisle's Ice Art Fest 2024

Hanover, High and Pomfret Streets,
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 245-2648
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  • Dates: February 2, 2024 - February 4, 2024
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Downtown Carlisle
  • Time: Friday 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM; Saturday 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM; Sunday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Carlisle's Ice Art Fest is back for 2024!

The Ice Art Fest, a dazzling display in Downtown Carlisle, begins on Friday, February 2, at 4 p.m. and continues until Sunday, February 4, at 3 p.m. Sponsored by UPMC, the event promises to be an icy spectacle with over 100 ice sculptures.

Attendees can marvel at the UPMC Ice Throne on The Square, relax at the Ice Bar hosted by Comfort Suites/1794 Whiskey Rebellion, witness live ice carving demonstrations, hunt for treasures in the Diamond Dig with Marjorie’s Gems, and enjoy scenic carriage rides offered by Benchfield Farms. This festival guarantees a wintry wonderland experience for all.

Click here to read more and view a map of ice sculpture locations.

Please visit for the latest updates to the schedule. 


STREET PARKING: We have plenty of street parking throughout downtown. Street parking is FREE after 4 p.m. on weekdays and FREE ALL DAY on weekends.
MUNICIPAL PARKING LOTS: We have four larger parking lots around town, including one off of West Louther Street (by the Post Office), two lots off East Louther Street, and another lot located off of West Pomfret Street. These lots are also FREE on weekends and after 4 pm weekdays.
POMFRET STREET GARAGE: The garage is located at 35 West Pomfret Street, and it is CASH ONLY. The cost is $0.75/hour, with a maximum of $6/day.