Ice Brigade

A 2011 reality television program, Ice Brigade follows the exploits of a group of young climbers who are attempting to scale the face of a mountain in Alaska. The team is a diverse group, but if they can pool their efforts together, it will mean success for the entire team. Cory is an insurance adjuster who has begun to get active in the outdoors with the help of his wife, Kendra. Francine is a homemaker who is climbing in the memory of her deceased son, who was an active climber before his passing.

Thursdays at 10:00 pm on Food Network
1 Season, 7 Episodes
March 3, 2011
Cast: Michael O'Hair
Ice Brigade

Ice Brigade Full Episode Guide

  • The Ice Brigade creates a life-size chessboard for downtown Grand Rapids complete with chess pieces. Then the crew helps someone prank a colleague by switching out regular office furniture and replacing it with ice furniture.

  • Randy Finch and the Ice Brigade crew create a pinball machine for Stella's Lounge. An ice festival in Rockford challenges the Grand Rapids crew to design a 'Rube Goldberg-inspired' putt-putt hole. The Ice Brigade makes an ice-bowling alley for a backyard bash.

  • The Ice Brigade attempts to create casino tables for Turtle Creek Casino in Traverse City, MI. The gaming setup consists of a craps, blackjack, and roulette table complete with poker chips and dice made out of ice. In Niles, MI, the team invents a carousel sculpted from ice at the annual Hunter Ice Festival.

  • Randy and the crew go ice sledding, create a sculpture of Han Solo for Star Wars night for the Muskegon Lumberjack's hockey team, and design an authentic air hockey table for a birthday party.

  • The Ice Brigade creates a working baby grand piano for the annual Art Hop in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

  • When the order for a DJ booth made of ice, complete with a playable spinning turntable, speakers and headphones, comes in, the Ice Brigade encounters a challenge that could shut the dance floor down. Randy Finch and crew display their country-western side by doing the near impossible: designing a bull for ladies' night at a local bar in Grand Rapids, Mich. Much to the chagrin of the Ice Brigade team, Randy wants the bull to be one the ladies can actually ride.

  • Randy Finch and crew design the Midwest's first ice lounge at restaurant in Royal Oak, Mich., complete with a fully equipped bar, raw sushi station and pool table. Brigade members Jovonnah Nicholson and Susan Walters create a party favorite - a punch bowl for former Los Angeles Laker Magic Johnson's mom in celebration of her birthday, and Magic just can't get enough of the magic juice.

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