January 19-22

25th Annual Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition

25th annual illinois snow sculpting competition

“Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow”

100,000 visitors visit this to view 35 snow sculptures.

Three rules for this challenging event:

•  No power tools

•  Nothing artificial can be added

•  Sculptures must stand up on their own, no frames allowed

ill. snow sculpting info


Click here to watch preparations — trucking and packing snow for the sculptures — with nice music in the background — indeed an interesting video to watch:

snow packing