The Times-Tribune newsboy is ready to spread the word about the Inaugural Scranton Ice Festival that starts tonight at 5 p.m.

Venues throughout Downtown Scranton will feature ice sculptures, ice carving demonstrations, and more through Sunday, Feb. 7. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Small Business Relief Fund at Scranton Area Community Foundation, which helps small businesses experiencing hardships because of the pandemic.

Music will be live-streamed from Casey’s Corner at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center. Watch through the windows of the hotel on Adams Avenue. For a full schedule of events or to donate, visit