Head to Winter at Valade’s Fire and Ice weekend – Friday, January 14 through Sunday, January 16th for tons of medieval fun remixed with some techno on top. All weekend enjoy oversized fires, turkey legs and more and take your picture on our 6 foot tall Iron throne made of ice. Fire and Ice weekend will feature some of your favorites from a renaissance fair – roaming characters, a LARP meet up, blacksmith demos and medieval music, mixed with some winter fun like an ice carving competition, a 7-foot ice tower that will incase a giant bonfire, and warm up with a techno dance party on Saturday night.


Friday, January 14
Live Music by Celtic Isle |4-5PM (Celtic)
Carve the Ice Chunk| 5-9PM

Live Music by Black Murray | 5:30-6:30PM (Celtic/Ren Fair)

Fire and Ice Dancers by Flames and Dames| 5-9PM

Live Music by Billy Grogan's Goat |8-9PM (Celtic)


Saturday, January 15
Kids Techno Dance Party with DJ Seoul  & Neil V (Detroit Techno Militia)| 1-4PM
Ice Carving Competition| 1-4PM
Carve the Ice Chunk, Inflatable Axe Throwing, Blacksmith Demos by Spy Ops| 1-5PM
Winter Techno Dance Party with 5th Dimension Detroit | 5-9PM
Fire & Ice Tower| 7PM


Sunday, January 16
Fairy Godmother of Music| 1-2PM (Pop/Kids)
Elsa from Frozen Meet & Greet| 1-3PM
LARP (Live Action Role Play) Meet Up feat. roaming performers| 1-4PM
Carve the Ice Chunk, Inflatable Axe Throwing, Blacksmith Demos by Spy Ops| 1-5PM
Live Music by Jennifer Westwood & Dylan Dunbar  | 2:30-3:15PM (Soulful Americana)

Live Music by Theandric | 3:45-4:30PM (Folk Metal)

Live Music by Wakefire | 5-6PM (Celtic Rock) 

All weekend – Smoked turkry legs from Smokey G's Smokehouse, hot drinks from Bob's Barge, over-sizedfires and  marshmellow roasters, iron throne made of ice and other sculptures!

Parking for Valade Park is located at the corner of Guoin and Chene streets across from the park.