The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is joining forces with Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc. to celebrate winter and Valentines Day this weekend from February 9-11, with an outdoor Ice Bar Lounge and Winter Ice Games under the Market Shed.

Everyone will be able celebrate the Winter Olympics with a custom 18-foot bar carved out of ice. The Downtown Market’s Ice Bar Lounge featuring cocktails, shots and winter ales, along with lots of games to keep everyone warm. Of course, there WILL be heaters. Thanks goodness.

As you celebrate the Winter Olympics, you can show your support for TEAM USA with their red or blue shots served in house-made ice shot glasses. “Go for the Gold” with an American Mule and then get toasty with a classic Hot Toddy featuring tea from Spice Merchants.

The Dowtown Market Ice Bar will also feature a selection of winter beers. Put a team together and face off with table top curling, frozen beer pong, and classic yard games.

Hours for the Ice Bar are Friday, February 9: 4p - 8p; Saturday, February 10: 12p - 8p;
Sunday, February 11: 12p-4p.