Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream-April 2024 Business of the Month

Nestled adjacent to the vibrant lawn at The Yard, lies a true gem for ice cream aficionados – Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream. Kelly’s adds a touch of sweetness to neighborhood strolls past eclectic shops or to relaxing as people and dogs saunter by.

Delicious traditional flavors and creative concoctions alike can be savored. From the adventurous allure of Alligator Tracks to the nostalgic charm of Cookie Monster, there’s a flavor to suit every palate. Moreover, Kelly’s goes above and beyond to cater to those with dietary restrictions, offering a range of allergy-friendly options to ensure that everyone can partake in the joy of indulgence.

What sets Kelly’s apart isn’t just their fun array of flavors, though; it’s their commitment to community. Beyond merely serving up sweet treats, Kelly’s actively engages in giving back to the neighborhood that has embraced them so warmly.

Their involvement in several Orlando Main Streets initiatives, particularly within Ivanhoe Village, showcases their dedication to fostering a sense of belonging and vitality within the community. Whether it’s sponsoring events, hosting fundraisers, or volunteering time, Kelly’s consistently demonstrates their support for local initiatives. Kelly’s Ice Cream frequently supports local schools and children’s healthcare programs, including their “Ice Cream for Breakfast” pediatric cancer awareness promotion.

However, the true essence of Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream lies in its founder, Kelly Seidl. Ice cream has been an integral part of Kelly’s life since her childhood days spent visiting her uncle’s dairy farm. From making ice cream with her husband Scott in the cozy confines of their first home, while working as a surgical nurse, to juggling the demands of parenthood…From humble beginnings at local farmers’ markets to the bustling activity of a food truck, Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream has blossomed into a beloved fixture in Orlando’s culinary scene. With multiple scoop shops now dotting the City’s landscape, Kelly’s continues to delight patrons with its commitment to quality and creativity.

The next time you find yourself strolling through Ivanhoe Village, make sure to stop by Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream. Indulge in a scoop (or two!) of their handcrafted flavors, knowing that with every bite, you’re not just treating yourself – you’re also supporting a business that’s deeply rooted in giving back to the community it calls home.