Philadelphia, PA - Weckerly's Ice Cream, a beloved ice cream shop in Philadelphia's Fishtown neighborhood, has announced its closure after 11 years. The last day of operation will be Saturday, December 23rd, 2023.
Since its opening in 2012, Weckerly's has experienced remarkable growth, becoming a staple in the community. They have formed strong relationships with local farms and suppliers, ensuring their ice cream is made with the freshest and highest quality ingredients. This commitment to sourcing locally has not only supported the community but has also allowed Weckerly's to create unique and delicious flavors that have delighted customers for years.
The owners, Jen and Andy, expressed their heartfelt gratitude to loyal customers, dedicated colleagues, supportive partners, and the Fishtown community for their unwavering support throughout the years. It has been their passion to serve the community and create a space where people could gather and enjoy a scoop of their artisanal ice cream.
As a farewell gesture, Weckerly's plans to churn out exciting new flavors in the coming weeks, pushing their creativity to new heights. They are determined to leave the community with one last taste of their innovative and indulgent creations.
Additionally, their partners at Lil Pop Shop, another local favorite, will conclude their retail operations at the West Philly shop on Saturday, December 2nd. However, Lil Pop Shop will continue to provide their popular Popalong catering services into 2024. This allows customers to experience the unique and refreshing flavors that Lil Pop Shop has been known for.