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
Ice Cream

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

Weckerly’s Ice Cream Super Bowl Sundae
Collaborations / Fishtown / Ice Cream

Weckerly’s Ice Cream Super Bowl Sundae

For one day only, on Sunday, February 5, Weckerly’s Ice Cream, will offer a special Super Bowl-inspired Sundae at their shop, located at 9 West Girard Avenue. Weckerly’s Super Bowl Sundae will be available from noon until 9 p.m. for $10. The Super Bowl Sundae includes: a basket of eight waffle cone “nacho chips” with … Continue reading

Thai Ice Cream Rolls in Philadelphia
Chinatown / Ice Cream

Thai Ice Cream Rolls in Philadelphia

It’s official, Thai Ice Cream Rolls are a sure, cool thing in Philadelphia. Mike Klein saw it coming back in April with the opening of Teassert Bar. As did I. Around that same time, Sweet Charlie’s opened in Washington Square. Since the openings of Teassert Bar and Sweet Charlie’s, Ice Land opened directly across the street from … Continue reading

Weckerly’s Ice Cream and The Barnes Foundation Announce Special Summer Ice Cream Sandwich
Art Museum Area / Ice Cream

Weckerly’s Ice Cream and The Barnes Foundation Announce Special Summer Ice Cream Sandwich

The Barnes Foundation and Weckerly’s Ice Cream, the Philadelphia-based micro-creamery specializing in French-style custard ice cream, have partnered to introduce the “Barnes Ensemble,” a special ice cream sandwich inspired by the Barnes collection and available exclusively at a Weckerly’s pop-up located on the Barnes Foundation’s Philadelphia campus. The pop-up, which will also offer a variety … Continue reading

New Dessert Concept Opens in Philly Chinatown
Chinatown / Ice Cream / Philly Restaurant Openings

New Dessert Concept Opens in Philly Chinatown

UPDATE: Grand Opening is this weekend (July 30-31) — BYOB ice cream and bubble tea! Teassert Bar, a new Thai-inspired ice cream roll and bubble tea shop in Chinatown, expects to open in mid-June. This summer, the “hot” (or shall I say “cool”) new trend will be Thai-inspired ice cream rolls. They’ve already become an immensely popular … Continue reading

Cookie Confidential is bringing back the Ice Cream Social
Events / Ice Cream / Society Hill / Sweets

Cookie Confidential is bringing back the Ice Cream Social

On Friday, July 22, Cookie Confidential will be hosting the first in a series of Fourth Friday events focusing on local food artisans. The first event, at the store at 517 S. 5th Street (½ block off South Street), will be an ice cream social that will include free (yes, free!) ice cream by Franklin Fountain. … Continue reading