Fire & Ice Festival - "Lights, Camera, Action!" - Town of Ocean View Happenings

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Name: Fire & Ice Festival - "Lights, Camera, Action!" - Town of Ocean View Happenings
Date: January 27, 2023 - January 28, 2023
Event Description:
The Town of Ocean View is hosting a number of fun festival activities throughout the entire weekend. Take a trip to visit the beautiful John West Park in Ocean View, located at 32 West Ave, Ocean View, DE 19970, for even more sculptures, movies, tasty food, and activities!

Friday, January 27th
Winter Maze - 12:00 - 8:00 PM
Explore the Labryinth-themed Winter Maze at John West Park, sponsored by True North, from day until dark.

Smashmouth Burgers Food Truck - 12:00 - 8:00 PM

"The best burgers aren't made. They're smashed!" Grab a delicious bite cooked to order from Smashmouth Burgers at John West Park on Friday and Saturday!

Taco Reho Food Truck - 12:00 - 7:00 PM
Tacos, Tacos, Tacos - enjoy So Cal street food flavors while you're touring the Ice at John West Park on Friday, from 12:00 - 7:00 PM.

Beer Garden - 12:00 - 8:00 PM 
Beach Liquors will be sponsoring a Hitchcock-themed Beer Garden at John West Park. Proceeds will benefit Beebe Healthcare's South Coastal Emergency Department and Cancer Center. Otherside Beverage will be pouring Burley Oak Brewing Company and First State Brewing from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Visit Beach Liquors to sign up for email updates and information on tastings!
Be sure to stop by Beach Liquors, 33012 Coastal Hwy., Bethany Beach, on Friday from 3-6PM to enjoy a Steel Blu Tasting!

Live Radio - 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Radio host Dana McDonald from 97.5 The Wave will be covering the Fire and Ice Festival kickoff live on the radio from John West Park from 3:00 - 5:00 PM.

Live Ice Demonstration - 5:00 - 6:00 pm 
There will be a Live Ice Demonstration at 5:00 PM at the Gazebo sponsored by The Town of Ocean View. Watch as 1,800 pounds of ice are masterfully transformed into a detailed sculpture by the incredible artists from The Ice God.

"Walk of Fame" Ice Tour - 5:00 - 9:00 PM
Check out all the sculptures in town by taking a "Walk of Fame" Ice Tour! Pick up a festival map at 5:00 PM at the Information Tent to make sure you see them all! Watch as the ice sculptures created by The Ice God's talented artists are unveiled and illuminated with lights as the sun sets! 

Classic Movie Showing - 5:30PM
Sponsored by the Town of Ocean View, grab some popcorn and enjoy a big screen showing of the 1946 Hitchcock classic spy film, Notorious!

Tasting Tour: For info on our restaurants participating in the Tasting Tour and off-site ice sculpture, click here.


Saturday, January 28th
Smashmouth Burgers Food Truck - 11:00AM - 3:00 PM
"The best burgers aren't made. They're smashed!" Grab a delicious bite cooked to order from Smashmouth Burgers at John West Park on Friday and Saturday!

Beer Garden - 11:00AM - 4:00 PM 

Beach Liquors will be sponsoring a Hitchcock-themed at John West Park. Proceeds will benefit Beebe South Coastal Emergency Center and Cancer Center.  Dewey Beer Company will be pouring some delicious tastings from 12:00 PM - 3:00PM. Visit Beach Liquors to sign up for email updates and information on tastings! 
Be sure to stop by Beach Liquors, 33012 Coastal Hwy., Bethany Beach, on Saturday from 2-5PM to enjoy a Sagamore Tasting!


Ocean View Historical Society  - 12:00 - 3:00 PM
Located in John West Park, the Hall's Store, the historic first free-standing post office, chicken house, and 39 Central shops  will be open for visitors.

Fiona Food Truck - 11:00 - 3:00 PM
Enjoy some tasty food from Kristina's Kitchen after you weave through the winter maze or listen to the live entertainment. Their catering truck, Fiona, will be at John West Park throughout the afternoon.

Live Music Performance - 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by the Town of Ocean View, don't miss live music by Notes at the Beach, an incredible piano and bass duo known for iconic performances of showtunes, jazz, contemporary, and swing music. 

Winter Maze - 12:00 - 8:00 PM 
Explore the Labryinth-themed Winter Maze at John West Park, sponsored by True North, from day until dark.

Tasting Tour 
The Tasting Tour continues with participating restaurants in the Quiet Resorts offering their signature Fire & Ice "Lights, Camera, Action!" themed cocktail.  The Fire and Ice Tasting Tour will continue throughout Saturday and Sunday at participating businesses. The ticketed portion of the Tour is sold out but visit here to see what specials will be available for all guests throughout the festival weekend as well as additional offsite ice sculptures.

For more information on Fire & Ice, click here to view all weekend events!

Volunteers Needed -  Sign-Up Here
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Event Sponsors:

Lights Sponsor

Camera Sponsor - Winter Maze

Camera Sponsor - 3 Block Sculpture

Stunt Crew

Event Sponsors:

Producer Sponsor

Lights Sponsor

Beneficiary

  • Beebe Healthcare

Director Sponsor

Lights Sponsor

Camera Sponsor - Beer Garden

Media Sponsor

Stunt Crew

Location:
John West Park
32 West Ave
Ocean View, DE 19970
Date/Time Information:
Friday, January 27, 2023 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
Saturday, January 28, 2023 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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