It’s National Ice Cream Month! The best part about this fact - besides the actual consumption of ice cream - is that you now have one more reason to host a get-together. Don’t worry; we would never suggest a party without providing you with some inspiration to work from…

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ice cream topping display ideas for ice cream party

Photo credit: The Inspired Room

I scream, you scream, we all scream for the first set of adorable party details brought to you by The Inspired Room. Her ice-cream social was the perfect setting for a girl’s night in, but this theme also works great for a birthday party or even a bridal shower! 

DIY Ice cream party decor ideas

ice cream party menu

Photo credit: Hostess With The Mostess 

For a more colorful event perfect for kids (or the kids in all of us), check out the fun ice cream birthday party hosted by Deanna Moore Design and shared via Hostess with the Mostess. We love the bright colors, cool menu and super cute scoop décor! 

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Photo credit: Darling Details via Hostess With The Mostess

Last but not least is this sweet party from Darling Details that combines two summer staples: frozen treats, and the beach! With just starfish, seashells, and light pastel hues, recreating this simple set up would be a breeze.


We love ice cream in all forms, but these set-ups take the cake (er...cone). Be sure to let us know if you host a sweet celebration of your own!