Fire and Ice

Chesapeake Fire & Ice Festival Returns to Easton, MD in 2023!
Easton, MD – Discover Easton is excited to announce the return of the two-day, spectacular
family-friendly ice carving festival on Friday, February 17, 5:00 PM-9:00 PM & Saturday,
February 18, 12:00 PM-9:00 PM, 2023. Larger-than-life sculptures made of solid ice will be on
display throughout the historic downtown. Activities will include live demonstrations of ice
carvings, music, and a free outdoor ice skating rink presented by Bluepoint Hospitality Group.
This year’s line-up also features Cascading Carlos, who will be juggling fire and other props
Friday night and Saturday afternoon. There is no charge to enjoy the sculptures or enjoy the
In conjunction with the festival, retailers and restaurants will be hosting a variety of tasting
events, sales, and live music performances. New this year, a Fire Trail map featuring tasting
spots for festival-themed food and spirits and a Snow Trail treasure hunt noting all of the
sculptures will be available. Guests are invited to snap photos of the trail highlights and use the
hashtag #chesapeakefireandiceeaston and #discovereastonmd for a chance to win a prize
package from Discover Easton! Maps will be available online at our festival site or picked up at
the Talbot Tourism Office, 11. S. Harrison Street, Easton MD.
Chesapeake Fire & Ice is made possible by the generous support of signature sponsor Preston
Automotive Group and Safehouse LLC, the Town of Easton, and the Easton Economic
Development Corporation. For details on all of the activities, please visit: or email If you are interested in becoming a
sponsor and being a part of this event, please contact
About Easton EDC: The Easton Economic Development Corporation was launched in 2013 to
drive economic vitality, smart redevelopment, and business creation in the historic Town of
Easton, Maryland to foster a healthy quality of life for all generations. The EEDC works to
catalyze Greater Easton’s continued prosperity as a diverse and healthy “smart town,” leading
innovation where the land and water meet.


Feb 17 - 18 2023


8:00 am - 6:00 pm