Defy the Midwest cold and enjoy winter along the Mississippi River by jammin’ at the Melvin Price Locks and Dam and National Great Rivers Museum!


Saturday, February 19, 2022
10:00 AM -4:00 PM
National Great Rivers Museum

The Rivers Project first annual Ice Jam at the Dam is an outdoor, winter-themed festival to promote outdoor recreation and celebrate all things icy along the river.

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Contributing To the Future

All proceeds from this event will go toward Meeting of the Rivers Foundation -a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting and inspiring lifelong, environmental stewardship for the Mississippi River and great river systems.

Old Bakery Beer Company Food & Beverages

Park Ranger Campfire Programs, Educational Booths, and more!


Live Performance
By Chris Cahill & Co.

Open Tours of Melvin Price Locks & Dam

Winter Wildlife Presentations
By Treehouse

11:00 AM | 12:30 PM | 2:00 PM

Treehouse Wildlife Center will be hosting 3 educational shows with ambassador animals at Ice Jam at the Dam. Learn about our local winter wildlife, animal adaptations, hibernation, and more!

To purchase tickets and reserve a spot at one of the shows please use our Registration Page!