It’s the summer season which also means, ice cream season! Check out the following ice cream shops in Maryland that will make your sweet tooth go crazy. How many will you visit?
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1. Hoffman's Homemade Ice Cream (Westminster)
Hoffman's has been around for decades so they've had plenty of time to perfect their homemade ice cream. This place may not look like much, but trust me - this is some of the creamiest ice cream you'll ever taste.
Address: 934 Washington Rd
Westminster, MD 21157
2. Justine's Ice Cream Parlour (St. Michaels & Ocean City)
While Justine's has two locations, it's most known for the St. Michaels spot which becomes quite popular in the summertime. Grab a cone full of goodness and enjoy it as you explore the town.
St. Michaels Address: 106 N Talbot St
Saint Michaels, MD 21663
Ocean City Address: 12207 Coastal Hwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
3. Nutter's Ice Cream (Sharpsburg)
Ask any local, and they'll tell you that Nutter's Ice Cream is worth waiting in line for. The flavors are unique and the sundaes are gigantic.
Address: 100 E Main St
Sharpsburg, MD 21782
4. South Mountain Creamery (Middletown)
Visiting this creamery is an entire experience. The milk used for the products comes straight from their cows that are on site! A fun and tasty day trip, indeed.
Address: 8305 Bolivar Rd
Middletown, MD 21769
5. Lakeside Creamery (Oakland)
The Oakland area is filled with outdoor attractions and Lakeside Creamery is the perfect stop between destinations. Cool off in the summer heat with the icy creations sold here.
Address: 20282 Garrett Hwy
Oakland, MD 21550
6. The Charmery (Baltimore)
For one-of-a-kind flavors, head to The Charmery. Cold concoctions include Maryland Mud, Berger Cookie, and more that will send your taste buds on an epic ride. This place is pretty popular, so be prepared for a bit of a wait.
Address: 801 W 36th St
Baltimore, MD 21211
7. Scottish Highland Creamery (Oxford)
Folks travel from all around the area for a taste of Scottish Highland Creamery. The amazing flavor selection is always changing and the surrounding water views are delightful.
Address: 314 Tilghman St
Oxford, MD 21654
8. Rocky Point Creamery (Tuscarora)
After a day of exploring the nearby outdoor spots, head to this creamery to partake in fresh ice cream. The flavors are creative and the service is always top-notch.
Address: 4323 Tuscarora Rd
Tuscarora, MD 21790
9. Scoopalicious Ice Cream (Williamsport)
Don't let this little place fool you. Though it's small in size, it's big on portions. The prices are very reasonable as well.
Address: 16904 Virginia Ave, Williamsport, MD 21795
10. Island Creamery (Berlin)
This shop began in Chincoteague, VA, but it became so popular, they opened a second location in Berlin, MD - lucky for us! The flavors are chunky and delectable. Pictured here is thin mint.
Address: 120 MD-818, Berlin, MD 21811
11. Prigel Family Creamery (Glen Arm)
Enjoy your ice cream paired with rural views at this charming farm. Be aware that this spot gets crowded because the ice cream is so, so good.
Address: 4852 Long Green Rd
Glen Arm, MD 21057
12. Livvys SoftServe (Cresaptown)
Livvys is known for mountainous servings and folks are more than happy to indulge when the season rolls around. You won't want to pass this place by.
Address: 13125 Warrior Dr Cresaptown, MD 21502
13. Little Red Barn Ice Cream Cafe (Jefferson)
This place is adorable, inside and out. Check out their ice cream selections year-round that vary by season and holidays.
Address: 4610 Lander Rd Jefferson, Maryland
14. Moorenko's Ice Cream (Silver Spring)
This place uses the freshest ingredients to whip of flavors you won't soon forget. Can't decide on just one? Then order the sampler!
Address: 8030 Georgia Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910
15. Annapolis Ice Cream Company (Annapolis)
The only thing better than exploring Annapolis during summer is exploring with ice cream in hand. Check out this local creamery that locals love, and that your taste buds will love as well.
Address: 196 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401
What are your favorite ice cream shops in Maryland? Feel free to share your thoughts below, and also check out
Maryland’s Ice Cream Trail!