An Evening of Frosty Fun on Washington Square

CREATED Feb 11, 2013

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LANSING, MI - Downtown Lansing Inc. (DLI) is putting on the ultimate event to beat the winter blues –  Frost Fest13!

On Saturday, February 16 from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m., those 21 and older are invited to experience Frost Fest13, located on the 200 block of S. Washington Sq. in Downtown Lansing. The event will feature plenty of frosty fun including microbrews, the exclusive “Plaid Penguin” Brew, interactive ice games, a “Cold Butt” Euchre Tournament and live music by national headliner CIVIL TWILIGHT with local guests Flint Eastwood and Lights & Caves.

Tickets are on sale for $15 in advance online at, or they can be purchased at Midtown Beer Company, the Tin Can (Downtown), Music Manor, Flat Black & Circular, or the Downtown Lansing Inc. office. Tickets will also be available at the door for $20. Entry price includes a Frost Fest beer mug and one drink ticket while supplies last.

For teams looking to try their hand in the “Cold Butt” Euchre Tournament – where all players must sit on a block of ice while playing – there is a $60 registration fee of each team of two which includes entry into the festival, a beer mug and one drink ticket per team member ($30 value). Registration is open and limited to the first 16 teams that sign up. Register at

New this year is the Frosty Feat Scavenger Hunt. This digital scavenger hunt
will have racers using Pointillism to identify clues and spots around the Greater Lansing shirts, swags, and entry to Frost Fest13!

The fun doesn’t end at 11:00 p.m.  Head to the Tin Can, 414 E. Michigan Ave., for the official Frost Fest After Party! They’ll have frozen pudding shots and $1.75 cans of beer.

This event could not take place without our sponsors: Presenting Sponsor Downtown Lansing Inc.; Media Sponsor 94.1 the Edge; Beer Mug Sponsor Midtown Beer Company; Ice Game Sponsors: The Radisson Lansing and The Ice Guru; Official After Party Host The Tin Can; Banner Sponsors: CATA, Gillespie Group, The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, MSUFCU, Michigan Events; and Proud Supporters: Westside Beer and the City of Lansing.  For complete Frost Fest details, to purchase tickets or to sign up for the “Cold Butt” Euchre Tournament visit