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The Netherlands Ice Sculpture Festival will be more beautiful and bigger than ever this year. From Saturday, 18 December 2021 to Sunday, 6 March 2022, the breath-taking world of crystal clear ice and glittering snow lands at the IJsselhallen in Zwolle.

The IJsselhallen will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland before and during the Christmas holidays, 18 December 2021 to 6 March 2022. The heated halls will be decorated in winter atmospheres with seasonally adapted catering. A special Winter Wonderland Children's Plaza will be created for the children. A plaza with free fairground attractions. After a visit to the Netherlands Ice Sculpture Festival, a train will take you to the centre of Zwolle free of charge, only a 7-minute walk away from the IJsselhallen.


Combine your visit to the Netherlands Ice Sculpture Festival with a visit to the atmospheric Hanseatic city of Zwolle. A city with a rich history, great shopping streets and with the ability to culinarily stimulate your taste buds to the maximum.  is a city, you are more than welcome!