SocialICE – Rochester Minnesota's Ice Bar – transforms the Peace Plaza in the heart of Downtown Rochester into an outdoor ice bar experience. At SocialICE, you'll experience nine 12-foot uniquely designed and themed ice bars – each with signature drinks – lighting effects, live DJ entertainment nightly, ice sculptures, a wide selection of beer and wine, and more. This event is FREE to attend and open to the public.
Victoria's Ristorante & Wine Bar: Mardi Gras
The Tap House: Taco Truck Food Truck
The Half Barrel Bar & Kitchen Game of Thrones
The Loop: The Carnival Has Come to Town!
Dooley's Pub: Dr. Seuss
Martinis at the Kahler Grand: Lego
Kathy's Pub: King Kong
Chester's Kitchen & Bar: Grease Lightning
Salute! Wine Bar & More: Back to the Future
CLICK HERE for more information on how to participate.
Tell us why you're most excited to attend SocialICE and be entered to win a signature Love Your Melon beanie and limited edition Downtown Rochester travel mug. Visit our Facebook page for details and to participate. Winner announced on February 1 at 4pm.
*Love Your Melon Beanie Contest has ended. Congrats to our winners! Thank you all for participating and sharing your excitement with us!
Thursday: DJ Eklipse 5:00 - 9:00pm
Friday: DJ Supafly 5:00 - 10:00pm
Saturday: DJ Indy 5:00 - 10:00pm
SocialICE caters to a wide variety of musical tastes with live DJs each night. Our DJs will energize the crowd with a mix of hits and classics spun with talent and skill that only a live DJ can. If that wasn’t enough, their visually-stunning DJ booth is fully dressed in special-effects lighting and pixel-mapped LED screens.
Video produced by Cinematic Media, 2016
The Rochester Downtown Alliance (RDA) appreciates your feedback! After attending SocialICE 2018, share your feedback here and be entered to win one of three $50 gift cards to a Downtown business of your choice.
2018 SocialICE – Rochester Minnesota’s Ice Bar
2016 SocialICE – Rochester Minnesota's Ice Bar - Press Release
Organizers announce bar lineup for Rochester's 8th annual SocialICE - The Med City Beat
Plans Unveiled for 2016 SocialICE - KAAL ABC 6
SocilaICE Cover Story - 507 Magazine
SocialICE sculptures thaw out as event heats up - KTTC NBC
For media inquiries, please contact Meghann Southwick at firstname.lastname@example.org or 507.216.9884. Marketing and media resources available below (including video above and photos below).
SocialICE Logo (.png)
Interested in ways to partner with us or get involved, please contact Meghann Southwick at email@example.com or 507.216.9884 for information.