Summer isn't over yet. September brings us an extended summer with heat and temperatures remaining around 30 degrees celsius. Keep cool with these tasty treats that the whole family will enjoy.
1. Good Karma Pops
Farm to table never tasted so sweet. These tasty popsicles are made from in-season local ingredients and are the perfect end to your meal or a tasty way to keep cool. Vegan and gluten free this mobile popsicle stand can be found around Kelowna. To learn where you can pick up your peach, vanilla and coconut popsicle or the blueberry, lavender lemonade popsicle follow her on instagram as she posts where she’s selling her tasty treats.
2. Parlour Ice Cream
This brand new ice cream stop opened its doors in Downtown Kelowna on Abott Street across from City Park. They use local ingredients to create these delicious cool treats and offer vegan flavours.
3. QB Gelato
When you walk in the doors of this Gelato shop located on Dayton Street in Kelowna’s Business District / Landmark Towers you immediately know that their website is accurate “Our dream is to make a culinary gelato experience straight from Italy accessible to everyone! QB Gelato delivers farm-to-table desserts emphasizing locally sourced, quality ingredients.” They offer gelato and sorbet in over 15 flavours. They are open Tuesday to Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Located in Downtown Kelowna on Bernard Avenue this popular ice cream stop always has a line-up out the door. You can smell their fresh made waffle cones as you walk down the street, perfect as you enjoy one of their 40 flavours of ice cream. They are open daily from 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
5. Artisto Gelato
Not only can you find their tasty gelato being served out of their food truck located at Stuart Park in Downtown Kelowna but you can also pick up some of your favourites at Pete’s Independent Grocery, Urban Fare and Quality Greens. They also have a gelato bar that they will take and serve at your next private event.
6. Okanagan Ice Pops
Located on Bernard Avenue these tasty frozen treats can be picked up in both Dairy and Vegan flavours.
7. Carmeli’s Goat Cheese Gelato
A drive down Lakeshore Road along the lake will take you to this goat farm that not only creates tasty cheese but their 24 flavours of gelato will have you enjoying every bite. They are open seven days a week from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Christina Ferreira is the owner of Impact Events & Brand Management located in Kelowna. When not helping businesses with their events and getting their brand out to the world she’s busy exploring the Okanagan’s beaches, wineries, patios and hiking with her dog Grace.