We all scream for Ice Cream!

Posted on June 24, 2021
We all scream for Ice Cream! Happy National Ice Cream Month!

Who doesn’t love a delicious cone of ice cream on a hot summer day? Here are the best spots to pick up a sweet treat in our community. Bonus, they are all Virginia products! Grab a friend and find your new favorite flavors in Franklin Southampton!

Belmont Peanuts of SouthamptonBelmont Peanuts Of Southampton_alt
Belmont Peanuts is located right off Route 58 in the “Heart of Peanut Country!” Here you can find sandwiches, peanuts, and of course, ICE CREAM! This ice cream is produced at Richlands Creamery (Blackstone VA). Enjoy a scoop or two outside on their picnic tables with a side of peanuts!

The Hubs VineRichlands Creamery_alt
The Hubs Vine is a modern market specializing in food, drinks, gifts, and even games! But this market makes our list for one sweet reason in particular: ICE CREAM! This ice cream is supplied by Richlands Creamery (Blackstone VA) and Lolly’s Creamery (Virginia Beach VA). If we had to recommend a flavor it would be Hub’s Peanut Brittle!

Parkers Peanuts Parkers Peanuts Delicious Flavors!_alt
Parkers Peanuts, located off of 58 in Courtland, is our newest local spot to satisfy your ice cream cravings! Choose between a handful of delicious flavors! While inside, grab a can of peanuts and shop their charming southern farmhouse gifts and decor!

Southern Charm Garden CenterHomestead Creamery_alt
Southern Charm Garden Center is a full-service garden center with a unique selection of gift items, gardening supplies, and you guessed it, ICE CREAM! Browse for the perfect plant to add to your collection and the perfect cone of ice cream that is made by Homestead Creamery (Wirtz VA).

Virginia Peanut Company Gourmet MarketVirginia Peanut Company Gourmet Market_alt
Take a stroll down Main Street in Downtown Franklin and pop into the Virginia Peanut Company Gourmet Market! This is a great place to find gifts, wine, beer, and ICE CREAM SANDWICHES! These ice cream sandwiches from Nightingale (Richmond VA) are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth! Come explore the area and grab a snack!

For more information on the businesses listed above, visit the Things To Do tab on our website!