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Plan Your Visit

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”149px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation=”” row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”grid” angled_section=”no” text_align=”left” background_image_as_pattern=”without_pattern”][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”65px”][vc_column_text][dropcap]W[/dropcap]ith 3 full days and nights of attractions the whole family will enjoy the time spent in Historic Downtown Loveland, Colorado for Valentine’s Day weekend to celebrate love, life, and the arts. This is your master guide to for maneuvering through the city, around downtown, and at the festival. We look forward to having you, and we hope that your experience is enjoyable, enticing, and exciting![/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation=”” row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”grid” angled_section=”no” text_align=”left” background_image_as_pattern=”without_pattern”][vc_column][vc_accordion active_tab=”1″ collapsible=”yes” style=”boxed_accordion” el_class=”child-plan-visit-accordion “][vc_accordion_tab title=”Festival Hours” title_tag=”h2″][vc_column_text][su_row][su_column size=”2/3″]The Loveland Fire & Ice Festival is held for three days over the 2017 Valentine’s Day weekend. Stop-in anytime to experience the fun, music, attractions, and food the festival has to offer. Some hours may vary for various participants during the course of the festival so be sure to check our list of attractions for specific hours.

[/su_column][su_column size=”1/3″]Festival hours of operation are:
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  • Friday, February 10: 5pm – 10pm
  • Saturday, February 11: 10am – 10pm
  • Sunday, February 12: 10am – 8pm

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[/su_column][/su_row][/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Maps” title_tag=”h2″ el_id=”child-plan-visit-accordion-map”][vc_column_text]Welcome to the 2017 Loveland Fire and Ice Festival! We are providing this map to help you find your way around, plan your visit, and get acquainted with the Festival layout. We don’t want you to miss any of the of the excitement! Hover over the icons on the map to learn more about specific festival attractions.

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Self Storage tribute fire truck

Our Heroes Vehicle Showcase: Check-out the 9/11 Tribute Fire Truck, a unique way to memorialize those Fire Fighters who gave their lives in saving others.
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See ice sculptors create works of art out of ordinary blocks of ice. You’ll be amazed at what they can do.
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Fire sculpture Hinhan

Take a look at the incredible metal sculptures on display; works of art that are a must to see.
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Mobile Vet Center

The Mobile Vet Center provides professional counseling, referral services and other resources to Veterans and their families.
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Guest services

Got questions? Visit our Guest Services booth to get the lay of the land.
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Fireworks spectacular

Be sure to watch the spectacular fireworks display held each evening.
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Need a pit stop? Restrooms are located throughout the festival.
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Loveland Fire Rescue

Our Heroes Vehicle Showcase: Come see Loveland Fire Rescue Authority Fire Fighters and vehicles. Great for the kids to see!
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Food Truck Food Court

Hungry? Stop by the Food Truck Food Court and Market Place where you will enjoy plenty of specialty snacks, drinks, and merchandise.
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Loveland Fire and Ice Festival Brewing and Distilling Arts

Thirsty? Stop by the Brewing and Distilling Arts area where you will enjoy plenty of beer and specialty drinks.
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Joe Obryan Band

Enjoy plenty of entertainment from bands and performers at the Main Stage. For specific performance times and details, check out our main stage schedule.
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Need a pit stop? Restrooms are located throughout the festival.
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Loveland Fire Rescue

Our Heroes Vehicle Showcase: Come see Loveland Fire Rescue Authority Fire Fighters and vehicles. Great for the kids to see!
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Ice and snow sculpting 1

See ice sculptors create works of art out of ordinary blocks of ice. You’ll be amazed at what they can do.
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Guest services

Got questions? Visit our Guest Services booth to get the lay of the land.
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Steve Manshel Band

Enjoy plenty of entertainment from bands and performers at the Cleveland Performance Stage. For specific performance times and details, check out our Cleveland Performance Stage schedule.
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Guest services

Got questions? Visit our Guest Services booth to get the lay of the land.
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Ice and snow sculpting 1

See ice sculptors create works of art out of ordinary blocks of ice. You’ll be amazed at what they can do.
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Mary Sue Thompson

Enjoy plenty of entertainment from bands and performers at the Lincoln Performance Stage. For specific performance times and details, check out our Lincoln Performance Stage schedule.
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Fanboni

Come see the Colorado Eagles Zamboni, which is lovingly called the “Fanboni.” Get some insights into the Fanboni at the Colorado Eagles Fanboni Facebook page.
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Dale Cisek Band

Enjoy plenty of entertainment from bands and performers at the Jefferson Performance Stage. For specific performance times and details, check out our Jefferson Performance Stage schedule.
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Loveland Laser Tag

Join us at Loveland Laser Tag with a mini obstacle course (cost 2 tickets per player) and a shooting gallery (cost 1 ticket per player).
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Carousel

Enjoy a spin on the carousel for only 3 tickets per rider.
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Tickets

Enjoy all the family activities by purchasing your tickets here. Tickets are sold 3 for $3 or in sheets of 10 for $10.
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Need a pit stop? Restrooms are located throughout the festival.
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Hearts and Horses

Hearts & Horses, a non-profit therapeutic riding facility nestled in the foothills of Northern Colorado, has been changing lives for people with disabilities since 1997. In addition to their work with handicapped individuals, they offer Equine Assisted Learning programs for at-risk youth. Read more at their website.
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4H Carnival Games

Enjoy a variety of family carnival games.
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Carriage rides

Bring the whole family to enjoy FREE Carriage Rides.
[/hotspotitem][/cq_vc_hotspot][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”How To Get Here” title_tag=”h2″][vc_column_text]The Loveland Fire & Ice Festival is held along 4th street between North Garfield Avenue and North Jefferson Avenue in Loveland, Colorado. Visit Google Map.

To get here from Denver, Colorado:
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  • Take I-25 North/US-87 to US-34/Eisenhower Blvd.
  • Take exit 257 from I-25 North and turn left onto US-34/Eisenhower Blvd west.
  • Continue on Eisenhower Blvd west to Cleveland Avenue for 3.4 miles.
  • Turn left onto Cleveland Avenue south.
  • Continue on Cleveland Avenue for 0.8 miles to 4th Street in Historic Downtown Loveland.

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  • Take I-25 South/ US-87 South to US-34.
  • Take exit 257 and turn right onto US-34/Eisenhower Blvd west.
  • Continue on Eisenhower Blvd west to Cleveland Avenue for 3.4 miles.
  • Turn left onto Cleveland Avenue south.
  • Continue on Cleveland Avenue for 0.8 miles to 4th Street in Historic Downtown Loveland.

[/su_list][/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Parking” title_tag=”h2″][vc_column_text]The Loveland Fire & Ice Festival is hosted in the heart of Historic Downtown Loveland, and takes the space of multiple city blocks. Parking is limited, at your own risk and on a first come, first serve basis. Parking in Downtown Loveland is free but please observe all posted signage including time limits, prohibited days and times, as well as parking by permit only, etc. Do not park on private property without permission, and do not block driveways, alleyways, and other right of ways. Also, keep valuables out of sight when parking your car. To alleviate parking issues, please consider using the City of Loveland’s Transportation (COLT) services. See the “Public Transportation” tab for more information about COLT.[/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Where To Stay” title_tag=”h2″][vc_column_text]Located at the foot of the Rockies, Loveland has a variety of places to stay so that you can enjoy all three days of the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival. Our Presenting Partner, Visit Loveland has a complete listing of all Loveland hotels, and a convenient way to book a room on the “Where to Stay” page of their website. Reserve your stay in Loveland, Colorado.[/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Public Transportation” title_tag=”h2″][vc_column_text]For public transportation information, including bus routes and schedules, visit the official City of Loveland Transportation (COLT) website.

Below are the regularly scheduled public transportation bus routes with the stops closest to the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival:

  • Route 100: Lincoln Avenue & 6th Street (Stop #132) at the 28-31-minute mark each hour until 6:31pm on Friday and 5:31pm on Saturday.
  • Route 200: Cleveland Avenue & 5th Street (Stop #217) at the 12-minute mark each hour until 6:12pm on friday and 5:12pm on saturday.
  • Route 300: Cleveland Avenue & 5th Street (Stop #308) at the 54-minute mark each hour until 5:54pm on Friday and 4:54pm on Saturday.

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GENERAL RULES

Welcome to the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival. Safety is always our number one concern; to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all our Guests, please respect the following rules:
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  • All persons, bags, parcels, clothing, and other items may be subject to screening/security checks within the festival.
  • We reserve the right not to allow any bag, parcel or other item to be brought into the Festival, and to deal with any unattended object in such way as we consider appropriate.
  • Please show common courtesy to fellow Festival Guests and Event Staff by not using profanity or engaging in unsafe, illegal, disruptive, unruly, or offensive behavior. For your safety and the safety of others, please refrain from running.
  • All Guests who participate in the Brewing & Distilling Arts must have their ID checked and wear their issued wristbands at all times. Any Guest who is consuming alcohol without a wristband or outside the designated Brewing & Distilling Arts area will be asked to leave.
  • Alcoholic beverages purchased in the Brewing & Distilling Arts tent may not leave the designated Brewing & Distilling Arts area. Excessive consumption of alcohol is cause for ejection from the Festival without refund. No one under age 21 is permitted to consume alcoholic beverages, and proper ID is required to purchase and/or consume alcohol. Only guests who have issued 21+ wristbands may consume alcohol. Additionally, consumption of alcoholic beverages is not allowed in all other areas of the permitted Fire & Ice Festival space.
  • Colorado’s Open Container Law is still in effect, and the city of Loveland does not have a Go-Cup policy.
  • For the comfort of all Guests, smoking of tobacco, e-cigarettes or other products that produce a vapor or smoke are allowed only in designated smoking areas.
  • Proper attire, including shoes and shirts, must be worn at all times. Clothing with multiple layers is subject to search. We reserve the right to deny admission to or remove any person wearing attire that we consider inappropriate or attire that could detract from the experience of other Guests.
  • Please supervise your children at all times. Guests under age 14 must be accompanied by a Guest age 14 or older.
  • Access to attractions depends upon the safety rules for each attraction.
  • The fireworks launch site is strictly prohibited to all Guests for your safety. No exceptions.
  • Animals on leashes are allowed in the festival, within reason. Please be responsible for cleaning up after your pet and yourself. Be advised, there will be large crowds, dynamic lighting, loud sounds, and we have a fireworks display each night that may be disturbing to some pets. For the health and safety of your pet, do not leave it in your car for any length of time while visiting the Festival.
  • Masks may not be worn by any Guests ages 14 or older (unless required for medical purposes). When worn by younger Guests, masks must provide unobstructed peripheral vision at all times with openings that allow the eyes to be fully seen. Tickets and other entitlements are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, non-refundable, revocable and void if altered.
  • Weapons of any kind, or objects that appear to be weapons (also including toy blasters, squirt guns, etc.).
  • The festival is monitored 24 hours per day by security personnel for safety and to provide assistance.

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PROHIBITED ITEMS

The following items may NOT be brought into the Festival:
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  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Recreational devices such as drones or UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles), remote control toys, unicycles, bicycles, skateboards, scooters, hoverboards, segways, inline skates or shoes with built-in wheels
  • Strollers larger than 36″ x 52″ (92 cm x 132 cm)
  • Suitcases, coolers or backpacks, with or without wheels, larger than 24″ long x 15″ wide x 18″ high (61 cm x 38 cm x 46 cm)
  • Weapons of any kind, or objects that appear to be weapons (also including toy blasters, squirt guns, etc.)
  • Selfie sticks (hand-held extension poles for cameras or mobile devices)
  • Large tripods
  • Glass containers (excluding small containers such as baby food jars)
  • Laser pointers
  • Bullhorns or noisemakers
  • Confetti
  • Other items that we determine may be harmful or disruptive

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PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES

The following activities are NOT allowed:
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  • The sale of goods or services or the display of goods or services for sale without prior consent
  • The distribution of printed or recorded materials of any kind without prior consent
  • Sitting and climbing on fences or displays (other than displays intended for seating)
  • Engaging with other Guests or impeding the operation while posing as or portraying any character in costume
  • Unauthorized events, demonstrations or speeches, or the usage of any flag, banner or sign for commercial purposes, or to incite a crowd
  • Photography, videotaping, or recording of any kind for commercial purposes
  • Engaging in any unsafe act or other act that may impede the operation of the Festival or any associated facility

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COMPANY RIGHTS

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  • We may photograph, film, videotape, record or otherwise reproduce the image and/or voice of any person who enters the Festival and use the same for any purpose without payment to any person.
  • By trademark law you may not reproduce the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival logo or represent any unauthorized affiliation with the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival.
  • We reserve the right to deny admission, or to require a person already admitted to leave a Festival Attraction, without refund, liability or compensation if we consider that the circumstances so require.
  • We may from time to time, without prior notice and without refund, liability or compensation, change the operating hours of any Festival or Attraction, close any Attraction or any part of it temporarily, restrict the number of persons having access to an Attraction, and/or suspend or cancel any attraction or entertainment program if we consider that the circumstances so require.
  • Festival Rules and Regulations are subject to change without notice.
  • If you have any questions, please visit any Guest Services location.

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