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2019 Festival of Ice preview

CARMEL, Ind. (WISH) – In Carmel, the second annual Festival of Ice will get underway this weekend. Professional ice carvers from around the Midwest will create ice sculptures throughout the weekend at Carmel’s outdoor Ice at Center Green. You will even have a chance to carve some ice for yourself.

Additionally, all six Carmel Fire Department stations will have samples of their best chili recipes for all who come by the rink.

Everything starts Friday at 4 p.m. on Main Street. Then on Saturday, ice carving demonstrations with ice carving classes for those interested will be happening at around noon. At the same time, a chili cook off will be taking place. There’s also an ice bar and an area where kids can play.

The final day is Sunday with the festivities getting underway at noon with the professional “Carve Off” to end the weekend.

For more information on the 2019 Festival of Ice, click here. 


Colder and quiet rest of the week

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A good 20° swing Wednesday morning with temperatures in the lower to mid 20s this morning with feel-like temperatures in the teens. it will be a clear start then brighter heading through the rest of the morning and the afternoon! Sunshine won’t help us out too much in terms of temperatures today. Daytime highs should warm to the upper 30s. Wednesday night will be a cold one with lows in the lower 20s with a partly cloudy sky.

Thursday will be another cold one with highs struggling to reach 30°. It’ll still be a bright one with a mostly to partly sunny sky. A slow warming trend will start Friday with highs warming to the upper 30s with a mixture of sun and clouds.

This weekend will be split with a chance of showers arriving late in the day Sunday. Highs will continue to warm to the mid-40s Saturday with a partly sunny sky. Clouds return Sunday with showers later in the evening and overnight. Rain will continue through Monday. Tuesday looks to be a dry day for now then showers should return by midweek with highs in the mid 40s.