(WFRV) – From ice carving to fireworks – it’s the best of winter this weekend in Sturgeon Bay.
Local 5 Live gets details of fun activities where you can build a snowman or go snowga.
The online auction takes place at handbid.com.
Details of sturgeonbay.net:
FEBRUARY 18 – 19, 2022
FRIDAY 6:00 PM TO SATURDAY 10:00 PM
Fire & Ice Gala Vaccination Policy
Fire & Ice presented with Stone Harbor Resort – The weekend begins with a candlelit ski/hike at Crossroads at Big Creek Nature Preserve from 6-8 p.m. Friday night. Free equipment available (weather permitting) or bring your own. Enjoy the peaceful winter night at Crossroads!
On Saturday, take a stroll through the city to see novice and professional sculptors turning blocks of snow and ice into works of art starting at 9am on Saturday! 20 blocks of ice and 6 snow sculptures will be on display all weekend. Pick up a map of all the sculptures at the Destination Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center, 36 S 3rd Avenue. Prizes will be awarded for the best advanced ice sculpt and the best beginner ice sculpt. For more information on the craft of ice or snow block sculptor, contact our Events Director at [email protected]
Do you want to build a snowman? Come to Martin Park anytime on Saturday February 19 to build a snowman ☃ Destination Sturgeon Bay will provide you with all the materials needed to create your very own snow friend. Don’t forget to take a photo with your new best friend and post it on social media with the hashtag, #SturgeonBay and #NoBadDaysinSturgeonBay.
On Saturday evening, the fun continues at the annual Fire & Ice dinner and auction featuring Big Mouth & The Power Tool Horns, followed by the “Winter on the Water” fireworks display at 9 p.m. (show will be triggered near Sonny’s Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria on the spur bridge train). Tickets are $100/person for the black tie gala and include a 3-course dinner, Bubbles and Bling raffle by T. Simon Jewelers, and live dance by Door County favorite Big Mouth.
Since February 15, we are no longer taking reservations for the 2022 Gala.
Destination Sturgeon Bay’s annual auction also returns to Fire & Ice 2022! Starting Wednesday, February 16, log on to Handbid.com to start placing your bids on over 70 silent auction packages and 5 live auction packages. Auctions end at 10 p.m. on Saturday, February 19. This is the perfect opportunity to support Destination Sturgeon Bay from afar! The live auction will take place on Saturday February 19 and will start at the final Handbid price. If you would like to continue bidding on a piece at the live auction, please call 920.743.6246 to schedule an on-site bidder.