Guide to Cold Treats for Hot Charleston Days!


I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! And popsicles, smoothies, juices, or anything else that will keep us cool in the hot Charleston sun!

We put together a list of our contributors’ favorite local spots for cold or frozen treats. What would you add to the list?

King of Pops

Various locations around the Charleston area. Find them at farmer’s markets, shops, food truck events, and more locations using their Find Us page.

Park Circle Creamery

1044 E Montague Street, North Charleston

Pelican’s SnoBalls

1723 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Kona Ice Food Truck “Lowcountry Kona”

Various locations around Charleston

Ye Ole Fashioned Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop

Various locations around the Charleston area. They have some great vegan options too!

Off Track Ice Cream

6 Beaufain Street, Charleston

Holy Rolly Charleston Food Truck & Catering

Check here to find their food truck!

Holy Sticks 

Offers curbside pickup at Park Circle CreameryBlend Juice Bar

320 W Coleman Blvd, Mt Pleasant

Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt

1585 Central Avenue #3, Summerville

Paolo’s Gelato

41 John St., Charleston


59 S. Market St., Charleston

Belgian Gelato

They have locations in Mt. Pleasant, downtown Charleston, and Waterfront Park

Peace Pie

223 Meeting St., Charleston & 414 King St., Charleston

Luckhaus & Brubaker

1939 Maybank Highway, Charleston


Various locations around the Charleston area

Freddo Gelato

239 1/2 King St., Charleston

Mora Iced Creamery 

346 King St., Charleston

The Ice Cream Team

Ice cream truck catering

What’s your favorite Charleson area spot for cool treats?