The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival is a annual winter festival that takes place with a theme in Harbin, China, and now is the biggest ice and snow celebration on the planet. At first, members in the celebration were principally Chinese. In any case, it has since turned into a worldwide celebration and rivalry. The celebration incorporates the world's greatest ice models. Amid the celebration, there are ice lamp stop visiting exercises held in numerous parks in the city. Winter exercises amid the celebration incorporate Yabuli high skiing, winter swimming in the Songhua River, and the ice-light presentation in Zhaolin Garden.
The celebration started in Harbin's conventional ice lamp show and garden party that happens in winter, which started in 1963. It was hindered for ious years amid the Cultural Revolution, however has since been continued when a yearly occasion at Zhaolin Park was reported on January 5, 1985. In 2001, the Harbin Ice Festival was converged with Heilongjiang's International Ski Festival and got its new formal name, the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival.