We Asked. You Answered. We Acted.

We Asked. You Answered. We Acted.

Well, we asked for it. Thank you to everyone that took time out to answer our survey. We received 245 responses. Some reaffirming comments, some constructive suggestions and NO negative comments. On the positive side, one hundred percent of the 245 surveyed said they would highly recommend us to others. We are very proud of […]

Spring has Sprung!

Spring has Sprung!

Mark your Calendars! We’ve just finished planning all the wonderful events we host every summer including: Coolest School Promotion (featuring 13 area schools) 8 Concerts-in-the-Park 3 Mooovie Nights 5 “I Pledge” dates in July All this in anticipation for yet another great year of “Gathering ‘Round” at Capannari Ice Cream. First Up – Easter Egg […]

Buckle Up Baby!

Buckle Up Baby!

Well, there’s no complaining here at Caps. We have pretty much dodged a bullet with this warmer weather – which has us REALLY thinking about Spring! 2017 marks our 16th season. I still cannot believe how time flies. We’ve been so lucky and blessed with all our wonderful customers, the awards and recognitions we’ve received, […]

Spread the Love!

I suppose we need to look at the bright side. January’s rain could have been snow. If the sun would ever surface from behind these relentless clouds, we would know that sunset slowly inches later and later into the evening. And this is a GOOD thing because it means we are closer and closer to […]

A Happy New Year …

A Happy New Year …

Despite the winter closing of our retail shop every year at the end of October, the elves at Capannari were incredibly busy throughout this 2016 Holiday Season, from Small Business Saturday, to 12 Days of Christmas, to our Holiday Gift Card and Pints-To-Go programs. Add to all that, our Corporate Gift and Ship Ice Cream […]

12 Days of Christmas Starts Here!

Still wondering what to get Aunt Sue in California for the holidays? Or your brother and his family in Michigan? Did you know you can ship 6 pints of your hometown favorite nationwide?   Capannari Ice Cream, along with our expert shipping partner Foody Direct, will be celebrating 12 Days of Christmas with a great […]

‘Tis the Season!

‘Tis the Season!

Fall in Chicago is usually a time to take in the colors, put away the lawn furniture and dig out the heavy coats – not this year! Chicago happily embraced an incredible post-season in baseball. Thanks to our “Boys of Summer,” the 108-year draught is OVER. What a fantastic ride it was – and still […]

Vanillas From Around the World Starts This Friday!

Vanillas From Around the World Starts This Friday!

Join us this Friday (Sept. 23rd) as we kick-off our Annual Vanillas From Around the World! Every Friday, for 5 consecutive weeks, Jim will be artfully crafting an all-new, super-luscious vanilla ice cream showcasing a premium, unique, and distinctive vanilla bean from across the globe. Here’s the schedule and some fun facts about our different […]

Fall is coming….

Fall Hours In Effect Starting Sept. 6th Shorter days, cooler temperatures, start of school, Labor Day – all this means that Fall is upon us. Capannari’s will move to Fall Hours starting Tuesday, September 6. Mondays – Wednesdays, CLOSED Thursdays, 3:00 – 9:00 pm Fridays, 3:00 – 10:00 pm Saturdays, 12:00 – 10:00 pm Sundays, 12:00 […]

It is finally happening….construction has begun!

It is finally happening….construction has begun!

Adjacent to Capannari Ice Cream there will be a flurry of activity for the next couple months. Although we are excited to get new neighbors, there will be some growing pains before they are up and running. So, in response to all this activity, we at Caps have a few suggestions. Time to dust off […]