29th annual Ligonier Ice Fest
Ice carving by DiMartino Ice Co. of Jeannette, will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday and noon on Sunday. Throughout the weekend, visitors can watch as chainsaws cut through blocks of ice creating glittering frozen creations. Ice sculptures will be displayed throughout the Diamond area and along the streets of Ligonier. Hanson’s Original Kettle Korn will be selling its famous popcorn and horse drawn sleigh rides by Misty Haven Carriage will be available from 12 to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (weather permitting). Ligonier Radio will be live on the Town Hall porch from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday. The activities Saturday include The Firemen’s Famous Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Ligonier Volunteer Hose Co. 1 beginning at 11 a.m., in the Town Hall community room and at 2 p.m. a free concert by “Big Fat Jazz” in Town Hall auditorium. On Sunday at 12:30 p.m. “Candle in the Wind” performing a free concert in the Town Hall auditorium. The Speed Carving Contest at 2 p.m. Sunday. Watch as DiMartino carvers compete for the best masterpiece based on your votes. The ice sculptures are illuminated at night so they can be viewed at any time.