But isn’t it possible that ice sculpting is weird enough to tip over into actually being bizarrely absorbing? The sculptures themselves require exquisite skill, not to mention a nice warm pair of mittens and, you never know, it could become your new thing. One visit and, before you know it, you’ll be chiselling scale models of the Flying Dutchman out of the ice in your G and T.

January 13-14, Free
Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf, E14 5AH
Tube: Canary Wharf