This Old School Ice Cream Parlor In Iowa Will Take You Back In Time

Do you remember the first time you ever had a cone from Snookies? This legendary Des Moines ice cream shop is one of the best in Iowa! For many families, the pilgrimage to this Beaverdale parlor marks the beginning of the summer, and there’s no better place to get an old fashioned cone.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Address: 1810 Beaver Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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For more of the best scoops in the Hawkeye State, read 8 Sundaes That Prove Iowa Is The Ice Cream Capital Of The Country.