Man carving ice

Marietta Main Street is hosting the first ever Marietta Ice Festival from 3:00-7:00 p.m., Saturday, January 18th, in downtown Marietta. This is a chance to explore downtown and find 17 carved ice sculptures on display, each created by local artist Tyson Whistler. Also, at 3:00 p.m., you can catch a live sculpture carving by Tyson on the lawn of the Armory and other fun activities provided by Glenwood Community. This event is free and open to the public.