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A Chilling Fact: SocialICE is One Week Away

Release Date: January 30, 2020

Media Contact: Monika Kopet
Rochester Downtown Alliance
Direct: (507) 216-9882
Email: mkopet@rdowntownalliance.com

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

A Chilling Fact: SocialICE is One Week Away

ROCHESTER, Minn.—SocialICE presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance is February 6-8 in Peace Plaza. With one week until downtown Rochester's premier ice bar event, here are the top SocialICE details.

Themed Ice Bars

New Food & Beverage Vendors

Live Nightly DJs

  • DJ Peps: 5 to 9 p.m. February 6
  • DJ Johnny D: 5 to 10 p.m. February 7
  • DJ Ruca: 5 to 10 p.m. February 8

Activities

Contests

  • Photo contest: Six people who capture SocialICE's ice, lights, and activities the best in these categories will win: 1) photo with giant SocialICE letters; 2) general event/ice bar photo; and 3) photo of a SocialICE activity.
  • Beard contest: Those who are judged to have the longest beard and most unique beard by Mayor Kim Norton will each downtown Rochester prizes.
  • Plaid contest: The lover of plaid with the best overall outfit will be the lucky recipient of a $25 gift card to a fashionable downtown Rochester store.

SocialICE FAM JAM

An all-ages celebration of winter, SocialICE FAM JAM is a free family-friendly experience from 1 to 4 p.m. February 8. In addition to the activities at SocialICE, FAM JAM activities include snow yoga from 1 to 1:30 p.m. with Yoga Tribe, kids Zumba by Zoom To The Music at 1:30 p.m., a Journie Stomp Group performance at 2 p.m., and build a s’mores bar presented by Kraus-Anderson.

Thanks to the SocialICE partners:

The SocialICE hours are from 5 to 9 p.m. February 6 and from 4 to 10 p.m. February 7-8.

For event details, visit the SocialICE event page or the SocialICE FAM JAM event page and follow along on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

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About the Rochester Downtown Alliance
The Rochester Downtown Alliance is a nonprofit corporation comprised of a broad range of people representing property owners, business leaders, the city and others with a direct stake in enhanced business and economic development conditions in the downtown district. We work together to build a vibrant downtown community. We believe a strong core positively impacts the greater city of Rochester. Through a series of special events, activities, and initiatives, we create energy, excitement, and a unique character to Downtown Rochester, Minnesota