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Clarks Summit Festival of Ice


January 2025 • Clarks Summit



Celebrate the winter season in Lackawanna County at the Clarks Summit Festival of Ice! This enchanting weekend is packed with dazzling ice sculptures, live entertainment, delectable treats, and family-friendly activities. Take a leisurely stroll down State Street and the picturesque streets of Clarks Summit, where you'll be captivated by the intricate frozen masterpieces expertly crafted by talented artists from around the region. Enjoy live music, indulge in delicious food and drinks, partake in games, relish horse-drawn carriage rides, and be wowed by a spectacular Friday night parade. Throughout the three-day festival, watch live ice carvings get up close to the talented artists as they transform ice blocks into intricate sculptures. Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the enchantment of winter.


This annual celebration never disappoints and is a favorite of both locals and visitors. Be sure to also check out Downtown On Ice, which is held in downtown Scranton. Don't leave so soon — stay the weekend and explore some of our most popular attractions and dining!

Schedule of Events

The 2025 schedule has not been announced yet, but to get an idea of what to expect and to see a layout for the event, check out the 2024 Festival of Ice links below!

There are no set hours for the festival; however, live ice carving demonstrations begin mid-day Friday and continue throughout the weekend, along with other entertainment and festival highlights. Visit the Clarks Summit Festivities page for updates on weekend event details.


GPS ADDRESS: 101 N State Street, Clarks Summit, PA, 18411

PHONE: (570) 587-9045

PARKING: There will be limited on-street parking in Clarks Summit for the Festival of Ice. Metered parking is free during the festival.

We recommend confirming operating hours and getting up-to-date info directly with the venue prior to your visit.





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