Celebrate Summer on June 21 At These Local Ice Cream Parlors

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It’s certainly been a long wait, but summer will officially be here in South Orange on Thursday, June 21 and we can’t wait to celebrate the warm weather with tasty ice cream cones, inventive flavors and every topping imaginable. In and near South Orange, we have tons of stellar ice cream options for locals.

Whether you’re craving a cone after a long day at work or you’re looking for that dessert to hit the spot after a night on the town, check out these ice cream parlors near your Gaslight Commons apartment and get the summer started!

Village Ice Cream Parlour, located at 185 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood which is a six-minute drive from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is a cozy neighborhood ice cream shop that sells scoops by the cup or cone, plus shakes and birthday cakes.

Known as one of the best and most authentic ice cream parlors in the area, Village Ice Cream Parlor is known for their delicious ice creams and tons of topping choices. You’re sure to find your favorite flavor here!

Mark & Julies Homemade Ice Cream, located at 476 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange which is 15 minutes from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is a locally owned ice cream parlor that also offers shakes and specialty cakes.

At Mark & Julie’s Homemade Ice Cream, they pride themselves in making all of their ice cream and yogurts on the premises using the best quality gourmet ingredients available. They also do a great job in catering to various dietary needs.



Village Ice Cream Parlour

185 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040

(973) 762-2646



Mark & Julies Homemade Ice Cream

476 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052

(973) 731-6011


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