Cap Off the Summer Season with a DIY Ice Cream Bar Party at Home

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Summer’s got more or less two weeks to go. Have you though of something to do to bid the summer heat goodbye? Why not create a DIY ice cream bar party in your home? Treating yourself, as well as your family and friends to a cool ice cream party is a good idea on how to celebrate the last days of the hot season. If it’s your first time to do a DIY ice cream party, here are some essentials you might need to pull it off.


DIY Ice Cream Bar Essentials

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Everyone loves ice cream. It’s the go-to treat during summer. Creating your own ice cream bar at home is easier than you might think. Here are the must haves for creating a DIY ice cream bar at home.

(1) Cuisinart ICE-30BC Pure Indulgence 2-Quart Automatic Frozen Yogurt, Sorbet, and Ice Cream Maker in Silver

Create your own ice cream flavors at home. This ice cream maker makes it easy for anyone to make their own ice cream creations. Also available in Brushed Metal / Red, and White. Shop for this on Amazon.

(2) FancyClancy’s 2-Pack Long Scoop Insulated Ice Cream Container with Scooper

Store your ice cream creations in this insulated ice cream container. You’ll feel like you’re in an ice cream parlor in your own home. You can also serve your ice cream in these containers during your ice cream bar party. Shop for this on Amazon.

(3) The Gourmet Goose Set of 20 8-Ounce Clear Plastic Condiments Cups

Serve your sundae toppings in these condiments cups. Use these to give your ice cream bar an organized look. The clear plastic is a great idea so you and your guests can easily see what type of toppings are in each cup. Shop for this on Amazon.

(4) Ice Cream Sundae Kit

Here’s a kit that is complete with the other essentials for your ice cream bar. This 12-pack set includes 12 each of paper cups, straws, and spoons. This ice cream sundae kit can serve 12 people. Shop for this on Amazon.

(5) Smuckers Sundae Syrup Variety Pack of 4

If you love syrups on your ice cream, get this 4-piece variety pack from Smuckers. Each set includes 4 different flavors of syrup – caramel, strawberry, butterscotch, and chocolate. Shop for this on Amazon.

(6) Big Dot of Happiness Scoop Up the Fun DIY Ice Cream Cut Outs

What’s a party without the decorations? These DIY ice cream-themed cut outs can be used on your walls. These will spruce things up for a colorful and sweet ice cream party. Shop for this on Amazon.

(7) 62-Piece Ice Cream Party Decorations

Even if you’re just hosting a simple ice cream party, you can still make your place look festive. This 62-piece decoration set has all the essentials to make your party colorful and fun. It has ice cream-shaped balloons, banners, conffettis, and many more. Shop for this on Amazon.

(8) Ice Cream Party Table Cover

Add more ice cream-themed décor to your tables. This table cover features ice cream designs in cute pastel colors. The soft shades just reminds you of ice cream parlors that we all love to go to. Shop for this on Amazon.

(9) Ice Cream Party Favor Boxes

Give your guests something to remember your party. These ice cream truck party favor boxes are great for keeping party loot for your guests. These also double as a centerpiece or additional party decors. Shop for this on Amazon.

(10) Big Dot of Happiness Scoop Up the Fun Ice Cream Table Toppers

Finally, these ice cream decors are great centerpieces for your guest tables. These are also perfect decorations for any table tops or surfaces in your home. Each set includes 35 pieces of heavy duty paper centerpieces and dowel sticks. Shop for Amazon.


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Now that you already have an idea on what you need to create your own DIY ice cream bar party, it’s time to get started! You’ve got a few more days to plan and enjoy the last days of summer with your friends and family. An ice cream bar at home is a good way to end the season on a sweet note.

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