ice fest | Zehnder's of Frankenmuth

Celebrating 27 years of winter fun for the whole family! Zehnder’s Snowfest has been host to one of the top snow sculpting events in North America for the past 26 years. 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. Plan now to attend Zehnder’s Snowfest 2018! Follow Zehnder’s Snowfest fan page for more information.

Zehnder’s Snowfest features:

• World Class Double & 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
• All-Star Alumni Ice Carving Competition

January 24, 2018
Zehnder's Snowfest 2018

Zehnder’s Snowfest – January 24-29, 2018

Celebrating 27 years of winter fun for the whole family! Zehnder’s Snowfest has been host to one of the top snow sculpting events in North America for the past 26 years. Visitors have enjoyed larger-than-life snow sculptures and beautifully detailed ice carvings each year.
January 31, 2016

Zehnder’s Snowfest Ice Carving Awards

[PHOTOS] As part of Zehnder’s Snowfest, college students from across the U.S. competed in three ice carving events over three days for scholarship dollars. The overall winners of the National Ice Carving Association U.S. National Collegiate Ice Carving Championship are:
January 27, 2016

Zehnder’s Snowfest – 25th Anniversary

By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth It’s hard to believe that more than 25 years ago two guys, Bill Doering and Pete Rumsey; came walking into our offices and discussed their idea of having a winter festival featuring ice and snow carvers. They thought Frankenmuth would make an […]
January 27, 2016

25 Tips to Survive Snowfest

Zehnder’s Snowfest is celebrating its 25th year of winter fun in Frankenmuth January 27th-February 1st, 2016. Your family can shake that cabin fever and enjoy the art of snow and ice carvings, free family activities and warming tent entertainment. You’re probably thinking to yourself, a festival in the middle of […]