Best Ice Cream Spots in Livingston County

July 19, 2019 | Story by: Erin Utter

What ends the night better than a trip to the ice cream shop? This cold treat can beat the heat of any summer night. And lucky for us, we have so many delicious ice cream spots in Livingston County! Here are some of our favorites:

Jack’s Custard and Cakes – Brighton

Jack’s Custard makes their custard fresh every day! Their flavors include chocolate & vanilla custard, the special flavor of the week, and a flavor of the day. Jack’s also has fresh fruit smoothies, shakes, malts, and sundaes! They can make a cake for any occasion as well. Jack’s Custard is located at 415 Mill Pond Lane in Brighton, Michigan.


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Dairyville – Fowlerville

DairyVille has been proudly serving Michigan made brands since 2015. They carry 24 flavors of Ashby’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream, Country Fresh Soft Serve, Slushies, Sundaes, Shakes, Malts, Mix-Ins. They also have a Non-Fat No Sugar Added Soft Serve Vanilla Yogurt. Not in the ice cream mood? No Problem! Dairyville has hot dogs, coneys, and nachos as well! Dairyville is located at 447 W Grand River Ave in Fowlerville, Michigan.


Screams – Hell

Who wouldn’t want to enjoy some ice cream in Hell? The Creamatory at Screams serves Hershey’s ice cream with freshly made waffle cones! There are plenty of toppings to transform your plain ice cream into an extravagant sundae! If you devour the Gravedigger Sundae, you receive a certificate and be featured on their Facebook page! Screams ice cream is located at 4045 Patterson Lake Road in Pinckney.


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Whistle Stop – Howell

Whistle Stop Ice Cream Caboose serves premium soft serve, frozen yogurt, and over 20 different flavors of delicious scooped Ashby’s ice cream. Order your ice cream on a cone, in a cup, or blend into a sweet milkshake or crossroad with whatever candy or topping you wish. Looking for a healthy alternative? Whistle Stop serves non-fat frozen yogurt. Whistle Stop is located at 2385 E Grand River Avenue in Howell.


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Cap ‘n Frosty – Pinckney

At Cap’n Frosty, soft serve and hand-dipped cones are all the rage! They also serve Hershey’s ice cream, sundaes, floats, malts, and shakes. There are plenty of picnic tables to sit and enjoy the night. Cap’n Frosty is located at 9245 Bernice Drive in Pinckney.

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Cap'n Frosty Ice Cream

Cap'n Frosty Ice Cream, 9245 Bernice Drive, Pinckney, MI 48169, USA

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Jack's Custard and Cakes

Jack's Custard and Cakes, Mill Pond Lane, Brighton, MI, USA

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Whistle Stop Ice Cream Caboose

Whistle Stop Ice Cream Caboose, 2385 East Grand River Avenue, Howell, MI 48843, USA

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Screams Souvenirs from Hell & Helloween

Hell & Screams Ice Cream 4045 Patterson Lake Road, Hell MI 48169

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DairyVille, 447 W Grand River Ave, Fowlerville, Michigan, USA

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