Ice Cream Social Party

Read our article, Ice Cream Social Party, and take inspiration from our easy ideas! We also have tips for party ideas, cocktails, desserts, DIY crafts, and more to help you celebrate holidays and all of life's occasions.

Ice cream social parties can be the perfect kid's birthday party theme and at the same time work as a fun diversion for adults on a summer weekend. There's no surprise there of course - ice cream is a treat so many of us love and enjoy, not just because it tastes great, but because of all the fun it inspires.

This frozen treat plays a big role in many summer celebrations, but why not let it take front and center? Instead of simply serving an ice cream cake at your summer soiree, make the entire party theme ice cream.

Everyone loves the create your own ice cream sundae concept and allowing your guests to mix and match their favorite ice cream with yummy toppings is an easy way to let the ice cream social become a unique experience for everyone. 

Offering traditional toppings, syrups and festive sprinkles in an easy to reach display means that everyone can create their own ice cream masterpiece without too much mess or fuss. 

Display sundae toppings in clear containers to make it easier for everyone to see what is available. It's also a great way to quietly incorporate the ice cream them into your party space without overshadowing your table décor. 

Every sundae bar needs to be well stocked with ice cream cones, sundae cups, spoons and ice cream scoopers, so make sure you've got plenty on hand!

Top 10 Sundae Bar Ingredients

Vanilla Ice Cream
Chocolate Ice Cream
Strawberry Ice Cream
Whipped Cream
Chocolate drops
A variety of sprinkles
A variety of syrups
A variety of candies
Cookies
Cherries

Check out the rest of the ice cream social party details below!

RELATED CONTENT

Inspiration to your inbox

Want to receive the latest Celebrations.com ideas?

Get our newsletter »
#merryandbright

Use the hashtag #merryandbright and join the fun!

Bourbon, Citrus & Rosemary Holiday Punch Link to video gallery. Woodford Reserve bourbon makes for the perfect base for your holiday punch. Add in some fresh ingredients, and you have a bold cocktail everyone will love. »

Inspirations Delivered to Your Inbox

Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter and have party tips and ideas sent straight to your inbox! You'll be the first to know about our best recipes, decoration ideas, invitation inspirations and more.