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May 9 @ 11:00 am - May 10 @ 10:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating indefinitely

Join us for the two-day grand opening celebration of Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream’s newest store in Forest Acres on Thursday, May 9 and Friday, May 10! Voted as the #1 Ice Cream on the Planet by National Geographic, Handel’s is excited to bring its freshly made and handcrafted flavors to the Forest Acres community.

The Grand Opening Celebration will kick off with a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 9. Following the ceremony, the first 100 customers in line will receive Free Ice Cream for a Year! The celebration will continue Friday, May 10, when the first 93 customers in line receive one free small cone (sugar/cake) or dish. Guests will also enjoy a live broadcast from the radio station 93.1 The Lake.

The new walk-up location boasts 1,475 sq. ft. and will serve up local and seasonal flavors, including Black Cherry, Buckeye, Coffee Chocolate Chip, Graham Central Station, Carrot Cake, Salty Caramel Truffle, and more. The store will offer pickup, delivery, and catering.

Handel’s Forest Acres will be open daily from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. For more information about the Forest Acres Handel’s, visit or follow them on Instagram @handels_forestacres or Handel’s Forest Acres.


May 9 @ 11:00 am
May 10 @ 10:00 pm


Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream
4619 Forest Drive
Columbia, SC 29206 United States
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