Nothing tastes better than a cool treat on a hot summer day! The Stateline has a lot of great places to get ice cream, shakes, granitas and more. Take your kids on an adventure and try some new places in the Rockford area this summer!

Dari Ripple

105 S State St, Belvidere, IL

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Hours: 12 pm – 9 pm daily

Dari-Ripple serves soft serve with featured flavors, Dole whip, toppings, sundaes, dipped cones, coated cones and more including hot food.

Dairyhäus

113 E. Main Street, Rockton, IL

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Hours: Monday through Friday from 3:30 pm – 9 pm
Saturday and Sunday from 12 pm – 9 pm

Dairyhaus offers homemade ice cream with classic flavors like chocolate and strawberry and unique flavors like wedding cake, sorbet, sundaes and more. Today’s flavors can be found on Twitter.

Sips and Sprinkles

221 W. Locust St, Belvidere, IL

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Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9 am – 9 pm
Friday from 9 am – 10 pm
Saturday from 10 am – 10 pm
Sunday from 10 am – 9 pm

Sips and Sprinkles serves up 28 flavors of hand-scooped ice cream, soft serve, Dole whip, dipped cones, coated cones, sundaes, and coffee.

La Michoacana Homemade Ice Cream

3840 Broadway, Rockford, IL

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Hours: 12 pm – 9 pm daily

La Michoacana offers ice cream, fruit sorbet, shakes, banana splits, food and more.

La Michoacana Mexican Creamery

1714 E. Riverside Blvd., Loves Park, IL

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Hours: 12 pm – 9 pm daily

La Michoacana Mexican Creamery offers Mexican treats like fresh popsicles (paletas), churro bites, ice cream in unique flavors, fruit cocktails, and even treats for your pup!

Dari Fair

2813 Kilburn Ave, Rockford, IL

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Hours: Monday through Wednesday 11 am – 9 pm
Thursday from 11 am – 10 pm
Friday from 11 am – 9 pm
Saturday from 11 am – 10 pm
Sunday from 12 pm – 9 pm

Dari Fair offers ice cream, shakes, banana splits, food, and more.

Benny’s Dariette

1402 Montague St, Rockford, IL

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Hours: 11 am – 9 pm daily

Benny’s Dariette serves ice cream sundaes, soft serve, granita, lemon ice, twinkle cones, snacks and more.

Zammuto’s

725 Kent St, Rockford, IL

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Hours: 12 pm – 9 pm Monday through Saturday

3:30 pm – 9 pm Sunday

Zammuto’s is the original granitas spot in Rockford. They also offer soft serve in many flavors including lemon, twinkle cones, and “The Unusual” –  a layered granita/soft serve combination with twinkle topping. You can get hot food there too.

Note: Cash only

M & M Dari Ripple

470 Blackhawk Blvd, South Beloit, IL

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Hours: 11 am – 9 pm daily

M&M Dari Ripple serves up soft serve, shakes, sundaes, flurries and more.

Northwoods Premium Confections

314 State St, Beloit, WI

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Hours: Closed Sunday and Monday
Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am – 6 pm

Northwoods Premium Confections offers Chocolate Shoppe Ice cream in many flavors, ice cream floats, popcorn, many kinds of candy and chocolates, and more.

La Michoacana Tropical Oasis

530 Blackhawk Blvd, South Beloit, IL

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Hours: 11 am – 10 pm daily

La Michoacana Tropical Oasis serves paletas, fruit drinks, shakes, food and more.

DIYogurt

978 Belvidere Rd, Ste 8, Belvidere, IL

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Hours: Sunday through Thursday from 2 pm – 9 pm
Friday and Saturday from 2 pm – 10 pm

DIYogurt is a self-serve dessert shop. They offer yogurt, custard, gelati, gelato, Italian ice, sorbet, and edible cookie dough with tons of different toppings to choose from. Read more about DIYogurt here.

Cattle & Cream

105 N. Cherry St., Cherry Valley, IL

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Hours: 11 am – 9 pm daily

Cattle & Cream offers 20+ flavors of Cedar Crest ice cream, homemade waffle cones, and more. They are also a grocery store that sells meat and butcher shop items.

The 3rd Street Station

102 E. 3rd St., Pecatonica, IL

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Hours: Closed Mondays
Tuesdays through Sunday from 11 am – 8 pm

The 3rd Street Station offers Cedar Crest ice cream, soft serve, sorbet, sherbet, shakes, waffle cones, twisted freezers and more. They also offer hot foods.

The Scoop

101 S. Benton St., Winnebago, IL

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Hours: Closed Monday through Wednesday
Thursday through Saturday from 3 pm – 8 pm
Sunday from 1 pm – 6 pm

The Scoop serves more than 40 varieties of The Chocolate Shoppe ice cream as well as shakes and coffee.

Flying Pig

431 E Grand Ave, Beloit, WI

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Hours: 12 pm – 8 pm daily

The Flying Pig offers ice cream, shakes, shave ice, Bubble Tea, candy, fudge, and more. They also offer popcorn and other snacks.

The Mix

151 Hawick, Rockton, IL

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Hours: Closed Monday and Tuesday
Wednesday through Sunday from 3:30 pm – 8 pm

The Mix serves shaved ice, ice cream, bubble tea, donuts, shakes, coffee and more.

Dairy Depot

5413 N 2nd St, Loves Park, IL

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Hours: TBA, under new management and not open for the season yet

Dairy Depot offers soft serve, toppings, sundaes, banana splits, dipped cones, coated cones, and more. They are under new management in 2021 and have not released their opening day information yet.

Note: Cash only!

Want to travel the Stateline Kids’ ice cream trail? Check out our custom Google map of ice cream shops in the Stateline!

Did we miss your favorite place? Let us know at hello@statelinekids.com so we can add it to our list!

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