2019 Ice Carving Competition Winners Announced

Just like that, it’s the end of both of the Winter Carnival Ice Carving Competitions. Each Multi-Block ice carving team brought their frozen masterpieces to life in 48 suspenseful hours, while all Individual Block carving teams created a sensational sculpture in under 6 hours. All ice carvings will be on display in Kellogg Mall Park until February 3, 2019. Here’s a list of the winners.

Multi-Block Ice Carving Winners

1st Place: Aquaman Riding a Seahorse

Carved By: Chris Swarbrick & Austin Greenleaf

2nd Place: Three Cold Mice and the Hot Cocoa Machine

Carved By: Terence Reis, Rob Graham, Grody Graham, and Aaron Reis

3rd Place: Pixie Haven

Carved By: Paul Hughes, Deneena Hughes, Shannon Erkenbrack, and John Klug

Individual Block Ice Carving- Professional Winner

1st Place: Headed South

Carved By: Trevor Pearson

Individual Block Ice Carving- Artisan Winner

1st Place: Polar Proposal

Carved By: Jim Zupfer and Nate Stromberg