The main topic of the ice town in Ekaterinburg is the XXII Winter Olympic games in Sochi. There are ice-runs, an ice maze and a festival of ice sculptures. The highest ice-run is called "Fisht" after the Olympic stadium in Sochi.
The main topic of this year`s ice town in Ekaterinburg is XXII Olympic games in Sochi. There are ice-runs of different sizes,an ice maze and a festival of ice sculptures.The highest ice-run is called "Fisht" as the olympic stadium in Sochi, where the opening and closing ceremonies will be held. There are also ice-runs called "Snowboard" and "Freestyle". A part of the ice town is taken by the skating rink under the name "Iceberg", that is surrounded by illuminated palm-trees and mountain ridge made of snow. There is a cafe "Krasnaya polyna" with ice furniture (Red meadow as a village near Sochi, where games will be). The most amazing part of the ice town is a New Year`s tree, which is the highest in Russia, it is 44 metres high. The visitors can also watch a concert program and translation of the presudent`s speech on the big screen placed in the ice town.