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Sesquicentennial Winterfest

February 12 @ 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Join us the for Sesquicentennial Winterfest, a winter event that will include ice sculpting and other cold weather fun!

The Schedule for the event is as follows:

Live Ice Sculptures (see below for a map of all sculpture locations!):

  • 4th and Linden @ 9:00am
  • Ridge Rd, south of Lake Ave @ 10:15am
  • The Chalet @ 11:15am
  • Village Green (Adjacent to Village Hall), three carvings from 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Want to find all ice sculptures that were created for Winterfest? Click here for the Winterfest scavenger hunt clues!

DJ Performance on the Village Green from 12:00pm to 4:00pm.

Additionally, The Wilmette Library will have several drop-in activities from 1:30pm to 4:30pm, plus a visit from a special guest! Friends of the Wilmette Library will hold a Pop Up Book Sale from 12-3 pm.

The Wilmette Theater will be hosting a free showing of Frozen at 3:00pm.


The event will feature Nate Johnson, a famed ice sculptor (pictured below).



February 12
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Village Hall Green
1200 Wilmette Ave
Wilmette, IL 60091 United States