Our restaurants, shops, attractions, and hotels welcome you to Cumberland Valley. However, as COVID-19 cases rise and fall due to variants, local businesses and organizations may continue to implement mask policies or encourage individuals to continue to mask. We encourage visitors to seek and heed the latest expert guidance and take the precautions necessary for all of us to stay safe. By following updated recommended public health guidelines and showing our respect to the people around us, we can minimize the spread of COVID-19 and help keep local businesses open. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

See Updates and Resources

Carlisle's Ice Art Fest

produced by Downtown Carlisle Association/LoveCarlisle.com

February 4-6, 2022

Spend a magical winter weekend in historic downtown Carlisle. Visitors can view and take pictures of more than 70 different ice sculptures while exploring the town and all it has to offer. 

The event will kick off with a ribbon-cutting at 5:00 p.m. on Feb. 4 at Veterans Courtyard. Activities run through Sunday, Feb. 6 at 3:00 p.m.

Back this year is the UPMC Ice Throne to make everyone feel like royalty as they sit and have their photo taken. The always popular Ice Bar at the Comfort Suites will be open at 5:00 pm serving both cold drinks and hot toddies for the weekend. The pocket park next to the Historical Society will play host to several sculptures creating a garden of ice. The variety and number of sculptures are sure to delight all who attend.


  • Friday, February 4 from 5 pm to 9 pm
  • Saturday, February 5 from 9 am to 9 pm
  • Sunday, February 6 from 9 am to 3 pm

More details will be posted as they become available.

Visit iceartfest.com for up-to-date information and the latest schedule of events.

The Whiskey Rebellion ice sculpture display at the Carlisle Ice Art Festival

Love ice sculpture at the Carlisle Ice Art Festival


Must-See in Cumberland Valley

Discover and explore all the possibilities