Lancaster County has LOTS of festivals throughout the year, but not really so many in the winter months… which is what makes the Lititz Fire and Ice Festival so special. During the blustery month of February, we are treated to a healthy dose of great fun and food in the historic town of Lititz, a mere 8 miles from the Historic Smithton Inn!
When: February 17 – 19
Where: Downtown Lititz, PA
• Ice Sculptures will begin to be placed Friday mid-morning weather permitting throughout Main and Broad Streets.
• Friday Night Block Party, Main Street Lititz, 5 pm-9 pm. Activities include live ice carving, DJ, entertainment, fire eater, marshmallow roast, wing eating contest, food.
• Saturday activities Chili Cook Off, new location! Warwick High School cafeteria, 301 West Orange Street, 11am-3 pm. Button required for entrance, $5 before the event, $7 at the door. Limited to 1200. Approximately 15 chefs will volunteer their talents and their chili to raise money for their choice of charities. Donations will be made at chef’s station with the tickets you purchase in the cook off (1 ticket= $1.00). Trophies will be awarded for the most money raised and 7 other categories by guest judges. Buttons may be purchased prior to the event at the following locations; Curiosity Shoppe 39 E. Main St. & Bomberger’s Store, 555 Furnace Hills Pk/Rt 501, Lititz. Winter Wonderland Carnival, new location! Warwick High School gym, 301 West Orange Street, Lititz. Games, prizes, food, entertainment and inflatable’s. Fun for all ages.
• Fire and Ice Festival Sunday activities: Sunday skating & fun. Details on Sundays events to be announced