Bloor-Yorkville Icefest

The 16th annual Bloor Yorkville Icefest presents: "A Trip Around the World"

-Second Harvest is the proud charitable partner of the 16th annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest!

Though global travel may have to wait, you can visit the Eiffel Tower, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Big Ben, and many other iconic landmarks from around the world. Take a self-guided, socially distant walk through the frozen world and find Second Harvest’s sculpture among the 50 works of art on display.

About Icefest:

When:  March 12 to 14, 2021

Where: Bloor-Yorkville, Toronto or Virtually

What: A self guided, socially distanced walking tour of 50 iconic landmarks sculpted from over 68,000 pounds of ice. From the Eiffel Tower and the Statue of Liberty to the Sphinx and Big Ben take part in this spectacular event both in person and online.

Safety Guidelines: The Bloor-Yorkville BIA asks that if visitors make their way to admire and experience the ice sculptures, that they wear a mask or face covering and keep six feet apart from others not in their household.


Icefest Virtual Event: 
Through Icefest’s virtual platform the event can be streamed from the comfort of your own home.
Visit the Icefest microsite for the official virtual event map and then follow along for a closer look at each sculpture by tuning in on the Bloor-Yorkville BIA YouTube channel or on @BloorYorkville Instagram via IGTV March 12 onward.

Spot Second Harvest and You Could Win! 

Joining in amongst the incredible ice sculptures will be Second Harvest. If you’re in the Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood, visit the Second Harvest ice sculpture and follow these steps:

  1. Take a selfie
  2. Tag and follow @SecondHarvest and @Nespresso.ca on Instagram
  3. Include #Icefest21

And you could win a Nespresso Vertuo machine and 50 coffee capsules! Prize courtesy of Nespresso.

Contest Rules

No purchase required. Winner selected at random. One entry per person. Contest ends Sunday, March 14 at 11:59PM EST, and is open to residents of Canada only. Declaration and Release Form required within 10 days. Winner will be announced by public post on Tuesday March 16, 2021. Approx. retail value of prize $300.00.