Cool, Creamy, Delicious!
Westfield’s 10th Annual Ice Cream Carnival
Making ice cream is hard work, and the people at Westfield Heritage Village need your help! During its popular Ice Cream Carnival, the costumed interpreters of the village will be cranking out many, many batches of delicious, cool, hand-churned ice cream, and this takes a lot of muscle! Step right up to help to turn those cranks, and you will be rewarded with a sample of cool, creamy, authentic ice cream. (Those who cheer them on can have some, too!) If you’ve never tasted ice cream made with real cream, fresh fruit and other delicious ingredients, you are in for a wonderful surprise!The Ice Cream Carnival will be held at Westfield on Sunday August 3th and Monday August 4th from 10:00 am. to 4:00 p.m. There will be lots to see and do during this special two day event. Share a laugh and test your skill with Edwardian carnival games. Let a travelling salesman give you his pitch. Peek inside a colourful tent and see what awaits you. Enjoy a free ride on a horse-drawn wagon, beginning at noon.
Traditional carnival foods will add to the fun. Saratoga chips, Pickle-on-a-Stick, cool lemonade, bottled soda, baked goods and old-fashioned candy will be available for purchase at the General Store. Enjoy some free cotton candy in the village green (while quantities last). Reasonably priced ice cream cones and top-your-own sundaes will also be available at the Ironwood Ice Cream Parlour. The Copetown Lions food truck will also be at available. Families are always welcome to bring their own picnic to enjoy under a shady tree.The beautiful rural setting of Westfield Heritage Village is the ideal place to escape to on a hot summer day. Cool off with come delicious summer treats , take in the carnival, and enjoy a day with your family and friends tasting a little history. See you there!
The 10th Annual Ice Cream Carnival will take place at Westfield Heritage Village on Sunday August 3rd and Monday August 4th from 10 am to 4 pm. Adult admission is $11.00, seniors (65+) $10.00 and children 6-12 years $6.50. Children five and under are free. Parking is free. Westfield is located at 1049 Kirkwall Road, Rockton. For more information, visit westfieldheritage.ca or call (519) 621-8851.