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Ice weather we're having

What does it take to transform cold, snow and ice into creativity and fun? A little magic – and some talented ice carvers like those who will be in downtown St. Joseph, Mich., and at Chicago's Navy Pier this weekend. With these fun outdoor events, this is one weekend you might not mind the cold weather. *** The Magic Ice Fest returns to St. Joseph, Mich., this weekend. The magic begins Friday with the individual carving competition from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. CST as competitors work to transform large blocks of ice into glistening works of temporary art. Fire and ice meet in a tower display at 6:30 p.m. CST, lighting up the evening and officially kicking off the event. Things...