Volunteers and members of Wee Kut Ice Company push ice blocks with picks into a nearly century-old ice harvesting machine Friday on Green Lake in Spicer. The Spicer Ice Castle for the 35th annual Winterfest will be constructed throughout the weekend on Saulsbury Beach by Travis Masonry and Charles Construction companies.
Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune
SPICER — Crews harvested ice Friday from Green Lake in Spicer to build the Spicer Ice Castle for the 35th annual Winterfest. The Wee Kut Ice Company is extracting the ice blocks while Travis Masonry and Charles Construction companies are building the ice structure. The group will be building on Saulsbury Beach throughout the weekend.