2022 Fire & Ice Festival Scheduled for January 28-30 in Bethany Beach
One of winter's biggest events is scheduled for the final weekend of January when the annual Fire & Ice Festival in Bethany Beach takes over with three fun-filled days for residents and visitors alike.
Actually a coordination with three resort communities - Bethany Beach, Ocean View and Millville - January 28-30 promises to be a great time in Delaware's "Quiet Resorts."
There are dozens of great events planned for the three days of the event, many of which we're going to highlight for you below. Be sure to take note of your favorites and head to the south coastal region this weekend for some great mid-winter fun.
We'll break down our preview by town. Some of the highlights for this three-day event are as follows.
Bethany Beach is Ground Zero for the Fire & Ice Festival, with tons of great events going on between Friday, January 28, and Sunday, January 30.
Most of the Bethany Beach centered happenings are taking place on or near Garfield Parkway. Here are a few of the events you should be on the lookout for this weekend.
Bonfire on the Beach (Friday). Pick up your smores packets and enjoy some fun time on the beach in the "fire" portion of this year's event. The bonfire begins on Friday afternoon at 5:00.
Cascading Carlos (Saturday). Not only will this popular local juggler be performing this year, but he'll also be teaching those in attendance exactly how to do what he does. Carlos will be on stage at the Bethany Beach Bandstand on Saturday beginning at 2 p.m.
Live Ice Demonstration (Saturday). Ice Lab will be holding a special ice demonstration on Saturday beginning at 5:30 p.m. In all, the master ice sculptors will be transforming 10 blocks of ice into detailed sculptures.
Jesse Garron's Elvis Tribute (Saturday). The popular local Elvis impersonator will be performing at the Bethany Beach Bandstand on Saturday beginning at 7 p.m.
Fireworks Show. The grand finale of this year's Fire & Ice Festival is the fireworks that will be shot into the sky over the beach on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. You won't want to miss this one!