Continuing the legacy.

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10th Annual Hunter Ice Festival
Downtown Niles, MI
January 17, 18, 19 &
20, 2014

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Join us and celebrate the legacy of The Hunter Brothers Ice & Ice Cream Company as World Class Masters transform more than 27 TONS (more than 180 blocks of Ice) of Ice into ART!

Team Texas a.k.a. Buddy Rasmussen & Reverend Butter will be here! You may have seen them on TV… both have been featured twice on TLC’s Chainsaw Ice Sculptor show. 

Be sure and plan to be here on Saturday Nights as they bring Texas Ice Fights to
the Riverfront Park Amphitheater in Downtown Niles, Michigan.

PLUS Enjoy the Carving Talent of Former NICA National Champions Aaric Kendall along with Master Carvers Andrew Thistlethwaite, Dean DeMarias and Niles own Danny Bloss.

Friday Night Chamber of Commerce Ice Ball – Saturday Frigid 5k Run –  Warming Center – Kids Craft Area – Interactive Family Fun Ice Park-  Saturday Night ICE FIGHTS at the Amphitheater – Four Flags Players Mystery Dinner – Chillin’ Ice Bar with Saturday Wine and Beer Tasting at Massimo’s Backside Bar– Babycakes Cupcake Contest – Sunday Chili Crawl

Thank You to our Wonderful Sponsors—if you would like to join the list under Community Donations, scroll to the bottom to donate via PayPal.
Every dollar counts and we appreciate your support! 

Casper & Carolyn Grathwohl
The Buckhanan Family
R&M Manufacturing Company

10th Year
Coldwell Banker RE Specialists

5th  Year
Leader Publications

2nd  Year
Rotary Club of Niles Buchanan 

9th  Year
Massimo’s Pizzeria

4th Year
Niles Burn Run
Niles Styles

1st Year
American Aggregate

10th Year
Main Street Antique Mall
Hardings Friendly Market
Brown’s Funeral Home
1st Source Bank
Haslett Gaynor PC 

9th Year
Halbritter Funeral Services 

8th Year
Richard L. Beckermeyer 

5th  Year
Veni’s Sweet Shop
Pizza Transit
Niles Dental Associates – Kyle McGill DDS 

4th   Year
Sheriff Paul Bailey 

1st Year
Michiana Trailer Source, Inc.
Brew Ha Ha
WSMK 99.1


10th Year
Four Flags Area Chamber of Commerce
Edward Jones Investment/Jennifer Salmon
Lesley Bookout & Family
s Gift Shoppe and Readers World
The Doll Shop
Greater Niles Community Federal Credit Union

8th Year
Chemical Bank

7th  Year
Four Flags Garden Club
Main Street Orthodontics

6th Year
Four Flags Antique Mall
The Nuggett Downtown Grill

5th  Year
St. Mary’s School

4th  Year
Trailhead Mercantile
The Cupcake Tree

3rd Year
The Music Academies of Niles
Flo ‘n Grow

2nd  Year
Fisher Innovative Technology
Kiell Excavating
Greater Michiana Healing Arts Center
United Federal Credit Union
Olfactory Hue

 1st  Year
Red Roof Cafe


10th  Year
City of Niles Utilities Department
Michiana Recycling & Disposal Services
MAW Property Management
Comfort Inn/ Holiday Inn Express

8th  Year
Kachur Tree Service
MAAC Property Services

4th Year
Harbor Sports Cycle

1st Year
Art Hoyt
Express 1-corner

Support the festival and make a donation today!! 

Rotary Club of Niles Buchanan is also selling Raffle Tickets…proceeds will benefit Hunter Ice Festival and Rotary Club of Niles Buchanan.  $20 each for a chance to win a $2000 Travel Voucher from Signal Tours and Travel!   Tickets available from Rotary Members, at the Niles DDA Main Street office, Trailhead Mercantile, Salon Artistry, Niles Styles, Bella’s Gifts & Memories, Tippy Toes Natural Nail Salon & Tanning and Niles Main Street Promotions Committee Members.