When: Saturday February 19th, 2011
Where: Downtown Blue Ridge City Park
Ice Sculpting in the Blue Ridge City Park, a chili cook-off and Live Music. from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ice Sculpting will be an interactive event featuring professional ice carvers. See ice carving demonstrations in the park. Kids will enjoy having carvers write their names in ice or help them make their own abstract sculptures. From 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. is the chili cook-off. The cook-off is open to individuals, civic organizations and restaurants. Guests or “tasters” can sample dozens of chili recipes for an admission ticket of $5.00. Live Music will be from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. alongside the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. Tap your toes to a lineup of family entertainment featuring local talent and surprise entertainers.