How to Use Ice Calculator

Enter the amount of people coming to the Event/Party.

Enter the amount of drinks you expect each person to drink.

Ice Calculator




Parties can be great social events and often drinks/beverages are essiantial. One of the main ingredients for drinks is Ice, no one is a fan of a warm beer or a warm cocktail.

When it comes to calculating how much ice is needed the general rule is 1/2 pound of ice per glass. Knowing how many drinks your guests will have is key, if 5 of your guests have 4 drinks then you'll need 2 lbs of ice for each person and 8 lbs of ice in total.

If you would like to keep drinks cold in buckets of ice, recommended amount of ice is 10-20 lbs. This will vary depending on the amount of drinks in the bucket and the depth of the bucket.