Bundle Up And Bring Your Camera For The World Ice Art Championships In Fairbanks, Alaska

The World Ice Art Championships in Alaska takes place in the northern city of Fairbanks each year. Drawing artists from all across the globe, this event is an incredible month long event highlighting over 100 talented sculptors. Over 48,000 people visit this incredible ice show every year! This is one winter event that you’ll want to make sure you put in your calendar.

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Have you ever visited the World Ice Art Championships in Alaska? What did you think? Will you be headed to Fairbanks to see it this year? Let us know in the comments below!

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Address: 1800 College Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709, USA
The OIYS Visitor Center

World Ice Art Championships in Alaska

December 23, 2020

Is there a lot of winter tourism in Alaska?

Absolutely! In fact, Fairbanks, where the World Ice Art Championships take place, is considered the best winter tourist destination for those seeking to explore Alaska during our coldest season. Your odds of seeing the famed aurora borealis are high, and dog sledding, cross country skiing, and more are all available to enjoy during the winter months.

Is there a hot springs in Alaska?

Yes! Right outside of Fairbanks is the popular Chena Hot Springs Resort. Home to a resort with hotel rooms, a thriving hot spring that’s incredibly popular in the winter months, and fun activities like hanging out an in ice museum, skiing the local trails, and watching the northern lights from the springs, there is plenty of fun to be had during the cold months in Interior Alaska.

Address: 1800 College Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709, USA