Warm weather means it’s time to visit our favorite local ice cream shops around Richmond:
•Bev’s Homemade – 2911 W Cary St.
•Celesti Gelati – Locations around Richmond
•Charm School – 311 W Broad St.
•The Dairy Bar – 1602 Roseneath Rd.
•DeLuca Gelato, 1362 Gaskins Rd.
•Moonrocks Gelato, 2400 W Main St., Richmond, Virginia 23220
•NarWhals Rolled Ice Cream – 3313 W Cary St.
•Nutty Buttery, 701 W. Clay Street, Richmond, Virginia 23220
•SCOOP RVA – on Strawberry Street in The Fan.
•Stoplight Gelato – 405 Brook Road
•Sweet Frog Premium Frozen Yogurt numerous locations
•Wally Sweet Spot, 4220 Celebration Ave., Chester, VA
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Ice cream deals:
These deals will help you indulge in this creamy cool summer treat – on the cheap!
•Cold Stone Creamery: Join the Cold Stone Rewards Club and get a buy one, get one free Cold Stone Creation dessert added to your account. You will also receive a BOGO free Creation dessert on your birthday. Receive $5 off purchases with every 50 accumulated points.
•Sonic: Get half-price shakes after 8 p.m. This deal also includes floats and $1.49 each ice cream cookies sandwiches. At participating SONIC® Drive-Ins.
•Download Dairy Queen’s app and register for an account. The folks at DQ will thank you with a free small Blizzard.
•Carvel – Buy one, get one free cup or cone any size and any flavor soft ice cream with coupons.
•Potbelly – cool off with their signature shake
Note: merchants are always making changes so check first before ordering or making a purchase to find out what’s available.
Hope these deals, tips and lists help you enjoy ice cream and keep cool all summer long.
Mark your calendar for July which is National Ice Cream Month, because that cold treat is especially welcome during these hot summer days. (Sunday, July 19, 2020 is also National Ice Cream Day.) July is National Ice Cream Month, first designated in 1984, followed by National Ice Cream Day on the third Sunday of July. Richmond on the Cheap will be sure to keep an eye out for deals.
Learn about more food and drink deals in Richmond and as well as events at eating establishments.
More things to do in and around Richmond:
- The Ultimate List of RVA Parks and Playgrounds
- RVA Dog-Friendly Parks
- Orchards and Berry Farms
- Special Resources
- Richmond boat launches and marinas
- Richmond MetroZoo open for drive thru tours
- Richmond area scenic drives