Ross Street closing for celebration
In preparation for a thaw to the big freeze that Red Deer has been under, the city will close Ross Street in front of City Hall today.
The Fire and Ice Celebration is scheduled to take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today. Starting at 2 p.m., Ross Street in the City Hall block will be closed until after the celebration is finished.
The Fire and Ice Celebration features ice sculptures, pyrotechnics, chili and hot chocolate, centennial cake, a lantern parade, bonfires and music.
For more information, visit the Red Deer Centennial website at www.reddeer2013.ca.