Capogiro Gelato Artisans and Capofitto To Close
Ice Cream / Philly Restaurant Closings

Capogiro Gelato Artisans and Capofitto To Close

This just in… We here at Capogiro Gelato Artisans would like to thank the Great City of Philadelphia for your warm embrace for the past 16 years. It is not lost on us that some of you have grown up eating our gelato. Our own children grew up in our cafes. Thank you for your … Continue reading

Celebrate National Gelato Day at Gran Caffe L’Aquila
Center City / Ice Cream / Italian

Celebrate National Gelato Day at Gran Caffe L’Aquila

National Gelato Day is this Saturday (July 21) and it will be observed at Gran Caffe L’Aquila with a very American spin. International Gelato Champion Stefano Biasini, a partner at Gran Caffe L’Aquila, will introducte his all new Fresh Baked Apple Pie infused gelato. Between 2:00-4:00 PM, Stefano will be hosting a FREE Gelato sampling right in … Continue reading

Shake Shack Celebrates Eagles Win with FREE Custard
Celebrations / Center City / Ice Cream

Shake Shack Celebrates Eagles Win with FREE Custard

In celebration of the Eagles’ epic Super Bowl win last night, Shake Shack will be serving up free scoops of custard all day for the parade, this Thursday, 2/8. Swoop’s Scoop features green vanilla frozen custard blended with pieces of frosted chocolate cake from our friends at Termini Brothers Bakery. Snag a scoop at the … Continue reading

Kreider Farms Introduces Lactose-Free Ice Cream
Food Products / Ice Cream

Kreider Farms Introduces Lactose-Free Ice Cream

Kreider Farms, one of America’s most progressive and innovative egg and dairy farms, has introduced Farm Fresh Premium Lactose Free Vanilla Ice Cream. Available in a one-quart retail package, the lactose-free ice cream, like Kreider’s lactose-free milk introduced in 2017, is specifically made for local distribution within 150 miles of where it is produced. “Our … Continue reading

Gotta Lotta Gelata Launch Kickstarter Party at Bellefonte Brewery
Fundraisers / Ice Cream / Wilmington DE

Gotta Lotta Gelata Launch Kickstarter Party at Bellefonte Brewery

Introducing Gotta Lotta Gelata. Founded and run by sisters Petra Heiss and Gisela Grammel, the mobile gelateria burst onto the food truck scene only a few months ago, late in the season for frozen desserts, yet distinguished themselves by winning several food truck awards in the Wilmington, Delaware and Greater Philadelphia area. They’ll be hosting a … Continue reading

Weckerly’s Ice Cream to Release “The Creature” Limited-Edition Ice Cream Sandwich
Fishtown / Holidays / Ice Cream

Weckerly’s Ice Cream to Release “The Creature” Limited-Edition Ice Cream Sandwich

It’s probably safe to say that everyone’s favorite memory of Halloween is sorting through a bag of hard-earned goodies, tossing aside bubblegum and pennies, and digging for the good stuff. Feeling nostalgic, the mischievous staff at Weckerly’s Ice Cream, the Philadelphia-based micro-creamery, stirred up a devilish treat. Beginning Friday, October 27, in the spirit of the holiday … Continue reading

Gran Caffe L’Aquila Features Fall Ice Cream Sandwich
Ice Cream / Rittenhouse Square / Sweets

Gran Caffe L’Aquila Features Fall Ice Cream Sandwich

As the sweltering Philadelphia summer gives way to a seasonally civilized September, October, and November, Gran Caffe L’Aquila offers the ideal sweet treat for the Fall — Brioche Con Gelato! This Italian version of an ice cream sandwich features the sweet and creamy Gran Caffe L’Aquila specialty Gelatos by World Champion Gelato Maker Stefano Biasini, served on … Continue reading

Free Gelato at Gran Caffe L’Aquila on National Gelato Day
Ice Cream / Rittenhouse Square

Free Gelato at Gran Caffe L’Aquila on National Gelato Day

Update: An earlier press release incorrectly identified Sunday July 16th as National Gelato Day … in fact the official date is the day before Saturday, July 15th! July is National Ice Cream Month and since 2014, as part of this celebration of frozen delights, National Gelato Day is celebrated on July 16. No where is this holiday … Continue reading

Independence Ice Cream Social at the Museum of the American Revolution
Ice Cream / Old City

Independence Ice Cream Social at the Museum of the American Revolution

Celebrate life, liberty and the pursuit of happy hour by kicking off your Fourth of July weekend festivities with an Independence Ice Cream Social hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution on Saturday, July 1 from 5 – 7 p.m. The Museum’s Cross Keys Café has partnered with Philadelphia’s own ice cream and sweets … Continue reading

Weckerly’s Ice Cream Pop-Up at The Barnes Foundation
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Weckerly’s Ice Cream Pop-Up at The Barnes Foundation

Kick off National Ice Cream Month right! This Sunday, July 2, for the Barnes Foundation’s Free First Sunday, Weckerly’s Ice Cream, a Philadelphia-based micro creamery that specializes in French-style custard ice cream, will be onsite (near the foundation at 20th and the Parkway) from 11am to 4pm. At their cart, Weckerly’s will be offering a … Continue reading