The 31st annual International Snow Sculpture Championships presented by Toyota will return to Breckenridge from Jan. 24 – Feb. 2, 2022.

Teams of sculptors from around the world will descend on Breckenridge to carve 12-foot-tall, 20-ton blocks of man-made snow into intricate works of art.

Breckenridge is delighted to be able to host sculpting teams from around the world, including Ecuador, Germany, Mexico and the USA. The United States teams include Breckenridge, Wisconsin (3), New York and Colorado.

Teams will sculpt around the clock during the carving week from Jan. 24 at 11 a.m. – Jan. 28 at 9 a.m., to create a temporary outdoor art gallery in historic downtown. Sculptors bring their ideas to life using only hand-tools.

Finished sculptures can be enjoyed during the viewing week, Jan. 28 – Feb. 2. Sculptures will be illuminated nightly with an ever-changing lighting display. Spectators can show support for their favorite sculpture with the People’s Choice Vote online at People’s Choice Voting will close at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 29.