Reading Fire and Ice Fest

JANUARY 12 AND JANUARY 13: Reading Fire + Ice Fest, the flagship winter festival of Berks County, will return to downtown Reading for its fourth year in 2018! Produced and organized by the Reading Downtown Improvement District, the festival will take place January 12-13, kicking off on Friday, January 12 at 5:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Penn Street and run through 10 p.m. Friday night. Join us on Saturday with live ice carving demonstrations beginning at 10 a.m. The festival will end Saturday evening at 9 p.m.

Reading Fire + Ice Fest will feature a variety of both indoor and outdoor activities, including a chili cook-off, Snowfall Ball, professional ice-carving competitions, fire performances, an ice wine bar, live music, pancake breakfast presented by Genesius Theatre Reading, warm glass demos by Goggleworks Center for the Arts and food trucks. All outdoor activities will again be free, and the chili cook-off, Snowfall Ball, and pancake breakfast will have nominal entry fees. A full list of events can be found at

Snowfall Ball featuring Go Go Gadjet
Join us on Saturday, January 13, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Reading Hotel for our Snowfall Ball featuring an all-ages show by Go Go Gadjet! 

- Time: 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
- $10 admission fee; students with ID $5; children under 5 free
- Food and drinks (cash bar) will be available for purchase from DoubleTree Hotel



Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 10:00am


Downtown Reading
500 Penn St.
19601 Reading , PA
Pennsylvania US