Chicago's famous Rainbow Cone ice cream shop plans to have a grand opening party on Wednesday to mark the grand opening of its new Lombard location, and all are invited.
The original ice cream shop, located at 9233
S Western Ave Chicago, IL 60643 has been serving delicious desserts such as the 5-flavor "Rainbow Cone," sundaes, and milkshakes for over 95 years.
The Lombard location will be the store's second Location, Rainbow Cone also has a seasonal outlet at Chicago's Navy Pier. The ice cream store will also add four ice cream trucks across the Chicagoland area, the Rainbow Cone announced in early April.
“As we work to expand our locations and showcase our new adventures, we are excited to share our love for Rainbow Cone with even more communities, “ Lynn Sapp, co-owner of the ice cream shop, said at the time. “Rainbow Cone is not just about the cone, it’s about creating family memories that last a lifetime.”
The Lombard location, 498 E. Roosevelt Rd., will allow for 50 patrons indoors and include an outdoor seating area. The Lombard location will also have a drive-thru with all items available as in the store,
Along with the popular "Rainbow Cone," several other ice cream flavors will be offered including Black Walnut, Butter Pecan, New York Vanilla, Cookie Dough, Chocolate Peanut Butter, Bubble Gum, and Mint Flake.
Available only at the Lombard location, customers can purchase mini donuts and Rainbow Mixers, where guests can blend mix-ins with the store's signature soft serve.
To celebrate the grand opening, Rainbow Cone said the shop will host a social media giveaway on Instagram and Facebook to give three lucky people free ice cream for a year. so get ready because this sounds like it is going to be a lot of fun.