(photo courtesy of Tara Fletcher photography)

by Jill P 

Did you know that July is National Ice Cream Month? According to the National Dairy Association, the average American consumes almost 22 pounds of ice cream per year. U.S. ice cream companies made more than 872 million gallons of ice cream in 2014. Wow-that’s a lot of ice cream!

Ice cream and summer go hand-in-hand. We’re always on the lookout for a new ice cream places to try. We’ve asked our readers and here are the top suggestions.





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Did we miss any of your favorite places to get ice cream, frozen custard or yogurt with the kiddos? If so, please let us know in the comment section below.







By | 2015-07-28T14:43:32+00:00 July 6th, 2015|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Guides, Newly Published, Parent resources|3 Comments

About the Author:

Jill is a mom of a busy 8 year old son. was started in 2013 to showcase all of the great things to do in and around Kalamazoo. When not working the website, Jill likes to hike, cook, and read in her free time.


  1. Amy July 6, 2015 at 2:21 pm

    Lickity Split in Augusta is a great place to stop!

  2. Deb July 28, 2015 at 3:36 pm

    MooVille in Nashville and Cool Mama’s Ice Cream in Battle Creek.

    • Jill P July 28, 2015 at 3:54 pm

      Great! Thanks for the ideas.

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