National Ice Cream Day 2019

Featured Content July 19, 2019 - The third Sunday of July is designated as National Ice Cream Day!


July 9, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed Presidential Proclamation 5219 designating the month of July as National Ice Cream Month, and the third Sunday of July as National Ice Cream Day.

“Ice cream is a nutritious and wholesome food, enjoyed by over ninety percent of the people in the United States. It enjoys a reputation as the perfect dessert and snack food. Over eight hundred and eighty-seven million gallons of ice cream were consumed in the United States in 1983.”


Related Publications

98 Stat. 3618 - National Ice Cream Month and National Ice Cream Day, 1984
PDF Details


7 CFR § 58.2825 - United States Standard for ice cream
PDF Details


21 CFR § 135.110 - Ice cream and frozen custard
Subpart B - Requirements for Specific Standardized Frozen Desserts
PDF Details


Additional Resources