The 29th Annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party
WASHINGTON, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The 29th Annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party is eagerly anticipated by members of Congress, their families and staffs, and other special guests. The Hill’s “coolest” summertime tradition will dish up about 2,000 gallons of ice cream and frozen yogurt, 6,000 root beer floats and 44 cases of sundae toppings.
The ice cream party is sponsored by the International Ice Cream Association, the Milk Industry Foundation and the National Cheese Institute, constituent organizations of the International Dairy Foods Association. The following companies and organizations are contributing to the success of this event: the American Beverage Association; Dippin’ Dots; Friendly Ice Cream Corp.; Galliker Dairy Company; Hunter Farms; The Ice Cream Club, Inc.; Jack & Jill Ice Cream; J.M. Smucker; Mayfield Dairy; Mars Incorporated; Perry’s Ice Cream; Prairie Farms Dairy Inc.; Publix Supermarkets, Inc.; Turkey Hill; Unilever Ice Cream; and Well’s Dairy, Inc.
DATE: Thursday, June 23, 2011 TIME: 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. Upper Senate Park --adjacent to the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. --(Cross LOCATION: streets: Constitution Ave. and Delaware Ave.) Photo and video opportunity of senators and congressmen enjoying ice cream with family, friends and staff. OPPORTUNITY: Children's activities in an outdoor setting.
Members of the press are welcome to attend. Please present press credentials at the entrance to the VIP area of the party.
SOURCE International Dairy Foods Association