Venerable ice cream firm opens its doors:This article was originally published in Dairy Markets
One of America's longest running ice cream firms, Velvet Ice Cream of Ohio, is celebrating the 40th birthday of its Ye Olde Mill restaurant and ice cream parlour in Utica with an open day on May 1. All children ten and under who attend will receive a free ice cream cone. Visitors to Ye Olde Mill during the month of May can enter a draw to win free Velvet Ice Cream for a year. The firm was founded in 1914 and is home to Ohio's only ice cream museum.