Valdez Ice Climbing Festival

Get ready Valdez! The 2019 Ice Climbing Festival is coming Feb 15th through 18th.
You don’t have to be an ice climber to enjoy this Festival – the general public is welcome to join the fun. Tickets are available at the door. CLICK HERE to register and for additional information.

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There will be exciting evening events happening each night of the festival.
Friday Night
Welcome Reception, gear demo, and Mountainfilm at the Civic Center.
Demo Gear checkout begins at 6pm; Mountainfilm begins at 8pm.
Film: $10 at the door. All Access Pass Holders and children under 12 get in free.
Saturday Night

B&C Tanana Rafters Live Music Dance and Party.
$15 online, $20 at the door. Free with All-Access pass. Doors open to public at 8pm at the Civic Center.
Sunday Night
Ice Ball
Have a glittering evening of fun with something for everyone at the Ice Ball! Non-climbers and climbers of all ages will enjoy this evening that includes pros Q&A, dinner by Serendipity, cash bar, music, great deals on gear, original art by Heidi Franke and Lydia Lardy, and much more. Come support this fundraiser to continue to bring Valdez Ice Fest with all its pro instructors and evening events.
Tickets: $35 online at or $45 at the door. Purchase a table of eight for your business, travel group, or family and VAA will cover all processing fees. Don’t have 8 in your party? Host any of the hard-working volunteers at your table and get a non-profit donation receipt. Questions? Call 972-835-6039 or email