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National Ice Cream Day

The sweetest summer food festival in the Bay Area is back! Come celebrate America's favorite dessert in style at SoMa StrEat Food Park! We've got a full day of fun and festivities for the whole family lined up, and yeah, ice cream, soooo much ICE CREAM!!!

National Ice Cream Day Festival

  • Sunday, July 17, 2015 - 11am to 5pm
  • SoMa StrEat Food Park, 428 11th Street, SF
  • FREE admission with Facebook RSVP for the first 200 attendees. ($5 cover after). Children 14 and under free all day


  • A bevy of the Bay Area's top dessert vendors serving lots of ice cream plus, ice cream sandwiches, ice cream tacos, custard, popsicles, and much much more!
  • Root Beer Floats for the children (or the child in you) and REAL Beer Floats for the adults!
  • Ice cream eating contest and other fun games & activities
  • Ice Cream Travel Guide: Learn about ice cream around the world by the book's author, Jennifer Ng
  • Dance your sugar high off with Chilly beats from DJ React
  • Rain or Shine – plenty of heaters


  • Frozen Kuhsterd: West Coast Style Frozen Custard & Brand new Custard Pops
  • Rockos Ice Cream Tacos: Hand-made waffle cone shell filled with gourmet ice cream and dipped in chocolate
  • Garden Creamery: Small-batch locally sourced ice cream
  • Twisted Chill: Gourmet Soft Serve
  • The Pop Nation: Gourmet Popsicles
  • Mustache Mike's Italian Ice: Silky Smooth Traditionally Made Italian Ice
  • Humboldt Creamery: Organic and delicious ice cream
  • Trader Jim's: Dole Whips, Floats and Soft Serve
  • Bliss Pops: Artisanal Popsicles
  • NoNo Burger: Vegan Softserve (and Burgers!)
  • Vendor Lineup Subject To Change 


  • Bacon Bacon- Bacon-centric Cuisine
  • Firetrail Pizza: Wood-fired Neopolitan Pizzas
  • Odang Udon: Handmade Japanese noodles made fresh everyday
  • Torraku Ramen: Japanese Ramen
  • Nucha Empanadas: Argentine Empanadas
Earlier Event: July 10
Very Vegan Sunday
Later Event: July 23
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