Since its inception, Bloor-Yorkville Icefest has enticed approximately 500,000 visitors to the neighbourhood! An impressive number for an event that began in 2000, as a small ice sculpting contest at Bloor-Yorkville’s popular restaurant, Sassafraz. Collaborating with the Bloor-Yorkville BIA, Sassafraz handed over the reins of the event, and in 2005 we had our first Bloor-Yorkville […]
written by Ozman Omar On February 24 and 25 Yorkville will be transformed into a lustrous winter fairyland. Bloor-Yorkville’s 13th Annual Icefest is a free event providing entertainment and exciting activities for all ages. The Sassafraz Ice Carving Competition will take place in the Village of Yorkville Park; where you’ll see blocks of ice undergo […]
12th Annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest A Huge Success!
FEBRUARY 25th & 26th – Celebrate winter in the heart of the city at Bloor-Yorkville’s 12th Annual Icefest! On Saturday, February 25th, Bloor-Yorkville invites Toronto to watch professional ice carvers face off in the 17th Annual Sassafraz Ice Carving Competition in the Village of Yorkville Park and to stroll through the neighbourhood, where they will […]