Visitors have enjoyed larger-than-life snow sculptures and beautifully detailed ice carvings each year. In addition, Zehnder's Snowfest will have entertainment for the entire family in the warming tent, a fireworks display, petting zoo and children's activities.
Featuring: World Class Double and Single Block Snow Sculpting Championships, State of Michigan Snow Sculpting Competition, High School Snow Sculpting Competition, 100-Block Ice Carving Exhibition, U.S. National Collegiate Ice Carving Competition and much more!
The Collegiate Alumni Ice Carving Challenge 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Edwin L. Zehnder Park, the second of a two-event team challenge.
World Class Single And Double Block, and State Snow Sculpting Concludes at 10 a.m.
Snowfest Wellspring Information Tent Open 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Zehnder’s Snowfest Warming Tent Open 10 a.m. - 12 midnight
Food, Refreshments, Exhibit Booths and Entertainment
($5.00 Cover Charge after 6 p.m. - Children 12 and under Free)
10 - 11 a.m. 338th Ceremonial Army Band
11:30 - 3:30 p.m. Cruzin’ Jupiter Band (High energy variety band featuring classic rock)
2:00 p.m. World Class Single & Double and State Snow Sculpting Awards
4 - 5:30 p.m. 338th Pop Army Band
8 p.m. - midnight - The Rock Show
Children’s Play Area Open - Next to Frankenmuth Toy Company
Free Petting Zoo 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Children’s Pony Rides 12 noon - 6 p.m. ($2.00)
Carnival Area Open 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Everyone of all ages are welcome to ride the Carousel or Zoom or visit the Fun House for $2.00 each. Children under 2 free when riding with an adult.
Located in Zehnder’s Parking Lot next to the Large Ice Display Tent
National Collegiate Ice Carving Competition begins at 3 p.m. in Edwin L. Zehnder Park
Annual Fireworks Display - 6:45 p.m.