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Need a Ice Cream Truck to come to my event!!! Help!

bp20 Jan 11, 2011 12:18 PM

I am having a large group meeting and need an ice cream truck to drive up, ring the bells and serve ice cream novelties to my group during an afternoon break......anyone know where I can find an ice cream truck? (I can even provide the novelties but need the truck.)

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!

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  1. Melanie Wong RE: bp20 Jan 11, 2011 03:14 PM

    If you're willing to spring for higher quality ice cream then you can hire Rick's Ice Cream (Palo Alto) or Pepito's (South San Francisco) to cater your ice cream break. Dreyer's used to have a party truck available for hire as well, but again, not the novelties.

    Rick's Ice Cream
    3946 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303

    Puddle of the Frogs
    250 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

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      rednails RE: bp20 Jan 11, 2011 03:26 PM

      Bay Area Ice Cream
      John Wilhelm

      He should be able to help you.

      1. mariacarmen RE: bp20 Jan 11, 2011 06:22 PM

        I believe Ici in the East Bay can do that.... pretty sure they were at a friend's wedding.
        oh, it's not a truck, they bring a freezer and an umbrella... maybe you can get a bell tho.... the ice cream was really good!

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          elainew RE: mariacarmen Jan 12, 2011 11:08 AM

          We did an ice cream social a few years ago and went with Kicks in San Jose. There website (http://www.cookiesandicecream.com/) is not accessible right now, but their twitter site indicates they are active:

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          dcfb RE: bp20 Apr 11, 2011 01:08 AM

          Hi-- I am the fundraising director for a local food organization and one of the chefs we work with arranged for Skylite Snowballs http://twitter.com/skylitesnowball to come to our event. Delicious and fun.

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