Sertoma Ice Cream Festival

Parking for the Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival at Ye Olde Mill and Velvet Ice Cream Company is approximately $5 per vehicle.

  • When:  May 25 – 27, 2024, from from 9am – 7pm on Sat & Sun, and 10am – 6pm on Monday (Always held  on Memorial Weekend from Saturday to Monday)
  • Location: (Map It) 11324 Mt. Vernon Rd in Utica, Ohio, at Ye Olde Mill and Velvet Ice Cream Company
  • Phone: 740-892-3921
  • Web: click here

The Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival at Ye Olde Mill and Velvet Ice Cream Company:  What’s summer without ice cream? If you like ice cream, you will love this festival with plenty of that and more. A mile south of Utica, Ohio, the Utica Old Fashion Ice Cream Festival on the grounds of Velvet Ice Cream Co. is held annually on Memorial Day Weekend. This festival starts with the grand parade to kick off the celebration. Over 90 artisans and food vendors come to the event every year. The festival begins with an ice cream parade. Anyone can participate in the Velvet Ice Cream eating contest. Other events include live musical performances, egg tosses, pony rides, a car show, a motorcycle show, and a magic show. The decades-old tradition brings about 40,000 people to Utica, and they gulp down more than 75,000 scoops of ice cream. Ice cream and family fun is a perfect way to kick off the summer.