The Small Town New York Ice Festival That’s An Absolute Blast

When the weather outside is so cold that all you want to do is stay indoors bundled up in the warmth, it can feel hard to actually force yourself to get some fresh air. After debating exactly what kind of fun could be had during New York’s frigid weather, Ithaca was able to come up with a festival that would make our residents feel eager to get outside and have some fun. Find out why you’ll want to join in on this local tradition that’s an absolute blast!

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Tell us in the comments if you’ve ever visited Ithaca for their annual Ice Fest. For more fun festivals to enjoy this season, read about The Magical Christmas Tree Forest In New York That Only Gets Better Year After Year!