MKE It An Ice Day

Downtown's Ice Sculpture Display

Don't hibernate, celebrate safely this winter with pop-up ice sculptures by Art Below Zero throughout downtown this February. Share your photos using #mkeitaniceday. 

Weekend of February 6 - 7

"MKE It Local Bears" at the Marcus Performing Arts Center

This 15-block, 8' tall sculpture features two friendly bears supporting local businesses this winter. More info. is available at

Weekend of February 13 - 14

"Angel Wings" at Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel

 Lift your spirits this winter by striking a pose in front of our "angel wings" ice sculpture, inspired by wing murals throughout the country. 

"Valent-ICE Day Frame" at Milwaukee Public Market

Shine under the Broadway spotlights, between Clybourn Street and St. Paul Avenue, with a special Valentine's Day-inspired light show and heart-shaped ice frame for photo ops. Share your photo using #brightenthepassage.

Thursday, March 4 (Tentatively Scheduled) 

"MKE It Local Bears" at Fiddleheads Coffee Ribbon-Cutting 

Snap a selfie with our friendly "MKE It Local" bear, while supporting downtown's newest local coffee shop at BMO Tower at 790 N. Water St. 

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