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Ice in the Village
03/05/2021 - 03/07/2021Free
From Friday, March 5th through Sunday, March 7th, Olde Mistick Village is proud to be presenting Ice in the Village, a weekend of winter themed family fun. 18 ice sculptures, including two ice carving demonstrations, photo contests, and a costume contest are all turning Olde Mistick Village into a winter wonderland. The village will be extending its hours on Friday and Saturday until 8:00 p.m. for this event weekend.
Ice in the Village will include a series of events on Friday and Saturday, starting with live broadcasts with WBMW on Friday at 5:00 p.m. and Saturday at 11:00 a.m. In addition, 16 ice sculptures will be set up throughout the village, with two additional sculptures being added on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. during a live ice sculpture carving demonstration.
As part of the festivities Olde Mistick Village will be hosting a Fantastical Frozen Costume Contest. Children and families can enter throughout the weekend by sharing their costumed photos using the hashtag #IceInTheVillage. Winners for the costume contest and the photo contest will be announced at noon on Tuesday, March 8th, with trophy prizes for the top three costume contest winners and a $100 gift certificate for the photo contest winner.
Olde Mistick Village will be holding a scavenger hunt throughout the village during the Ice in the Village weekend. Popular fantasy characters will be hiding throughout Olde Mistick Village shops, and participants who find them all will be entered for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate.
Finally, Mystic Luxury Cinemas will also be providing a free showing of Warner Brother’s Happy Feet on Saturday at 1:50 p.m. Seating is limited in accordance with state protocols and will be available on a first come, first serve basis.