Ice cream deals for National Ice Cream Day in South Florida
As temperatures soar, we SoFlo-ers need to chill. Can the heat be beat?
Yup, you can cream the humidity if you know how.
Here’s the scoop: National Ice Cream Day is Sunday, July 17, and some parlors and restaurants have special offers for their frozen treats.
It could turn out to be the coolest day of the summer with this guide to chilly desserts worth licking, spooning and sucking (y’know, through a straw).
Keep in mind that the prices may not reflect taxes or gratuities. We’ll be adding to the listing as additional information becomes available.
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Participating locations are in Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs, Aventura, Pinecrest, Coconut Grove, South Miami; ChillN.com
Enjoy a free Limited National Ice Cream Day scoop on Sunday at select locations. The flavors included in the offer are Nutella with brownie, dulce de leche with crunch, biscotti with chocolate sprinkles and mango sorbet. For those unaware of Chill-N, the ice cream parlors handcraft each scoop of ice cream, which is then flash-frozen with liquid nitrogen at -320 degrees Fahrenheit.
32 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; 561-560-6699; elisabettas.com/delray
185 Banyan Blvd., West Palm Beach; 561-342-6699; elisabettas.com/wpb
This restaurant always has house-made vanilla or pistachio gelatos on the menu — one scoop is $6.50 and two scoops are $10.50. But the pastry teams gets to frequently change out a third flavor option. For National Ice Cream Day, that will be chocolate.
3849 West Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach; 954-420-9895; JeremiahsIce.com/locations/deerfield-beach-fl
If you order through the app anytime on Sunday, you get double the points with Jeremiah’s rewards program, J-List. You also get a free treat when you sign up for J-List on the app.
402 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. 561- 278-0808. Kilwins.com/stores/kilwins-delray-beach.
This Kilwins franchise will give you one free waffle cone with a scoop of ice cream on Sunday.
1032 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-356-6699; louiebossi.com/ft-lauderdale
100 E. Palmetto Park Road in Boca Raton; 561-336-6699; louiebossi.com/boca-raton
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Louie Bossi’s will feature its Italian ice cream sundae with three scoops of house-made ice cream in a bowl with pizzelle, chocolate sauce, fruit and whipped cream for $12.
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All locations participating, with parlors in Boca Raton, Hollywood, Aventura, Surfside, Miami Beach, Wynwood, Coconut Grove and Coral Gables; PaletasMorelia.com
This chain of Mexican ice cream shops will offer free special toppings all day, specifically the signature combinations: s’mores, Nutella and paleta-sandwich.
All locations participating, with parlors in Boca Raton, West Palm Beach, Delray Beach, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea and Doral; SloansIceCream.com
Sloan’s will give you a free topping on the ice cream you purchase.
2301 Wilton Drive, Suite C4, Wilton Manors; 954-565-1183; WiltonCreamery.com
Fans of this Wilton Manors ice cream shop know of their signature flavor called “He’s Not Worth It!,” which is made of vanilla and English toffee ice cream with Heath Bar, Oreos, chopped soft caramel and sea salt caramel swirl. But on National Ice Cream Day, Wilton Creamery offers “He’s Not Worth It…The Next Morning!” where that signature dessert has Argyle Coffee Roasters Brazilian coffee, “…roasted a little bit darker for us,” explains pastry chef/owner D.J. Colby. A small (5 ounces) is $5.45, a medium (10 ounces) is $6.35 and a large (15 ounces) is $7.45.
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