The inaugural Florida Ice Cream Festival presented by Magnify Credit Union is Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. This old-fashioned neighborhood event will be at Joker Marchant Stadium at Tiger Town, 2301 Lakeland Hills Blvd., Lakeland 33805.
National and local ice cream companies will be selling frozen treats. Fred's Southern Kitchen will be serving its famous cobbler and other desserts topped with Blue Bell Ice Cream's signature Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream.
In addition to ice cream, there will be a variety of things to do, see, and eat during this fun-filled day of family entertainment. Guests will enjoy old fashioned field races, miniature golf, face painting, bounce houses, arts and crafts, rock climbing, DJ music and live entertainment.
Admission to the festival is $2 in advance, or $3 at the gate. Tickets can be purchased at
. Ice cream and some activities are an additional charge. Proceeds benefit the Magnify Life Foundation and The Detroit Tigers Foundation of Florida.
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