2023 Snow Sculpting Festival – 12 PM-4 PM @ Washington Park
Enjoy winter arts community activities, people’s choice voting, and Birds. food truck. The public is also invited to build the snow blocks and view the sculptures during and after the carving process. The Winter Arts 2023 Snow Sculpting Festival returns to Washington Park on Feb. 9–12. The festival is sanctioned by Winter Fun Inc. and hosted by the City of Dubuque in partnership with the Dubuque Museum of Art. Professional, amateur, and collegiate teams from across Iowa and the Greater Dubuque region are invited to design snow sculptures inspired by Camille Saint-Saëns’ “Carnival of Animals.” Educational programming and entertainment scheduled in association with Winter Arts community activities are in conjunction with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra’s Spring Family Concert featuring Saint-Saëns’ whimsical musical masterpiece. Visit CityOfDubuque.org/WinterArts.