Ice Cream Shops In Lansing: 40+ Cool Treat Spots

M Street Bakery Ice Cream in Lansing family eating ice cream together

Stay Cool this Summer with Ice Cream and Cold Treats in Lansing

Michigan summers and ice cream on a patio go hand in hand. After all, what is Lansing summer without a superman ice cream or at least one MSU Dairy store trip, right!?

Ice cream shops open as soon as we Michiganders start wearing shorts again. Although we only get a small amount of warmer weather months, it doesn’t mean we lack in the number of ice cream shops around here!

You’ll find some walk-ups like Arctic Corner in Old Town and others that are absolutely worth the drive like M-Street Bakery in Howell!

Read on for the full list of ice cream shops organized by location:


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Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, and Cold Treat Options by Location in Lansing

Here is your list of 40+ places you can find that Lansing summer superman ice cream around Greater Lansing plus a plethora of delicious flavors and cold treat options:

Ice Cream Locations – in the City of Lansing

Arctic Corner
314 E Grand River Rd, Lansing, MI 48906

Located in Old Town and a city staple. We love this place for its nostalgia and delicious soft serve.
Lemon dipped cone from Arctic Corner in Old Town Lansing, MI
Babe’s Corner Lansing
800 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912

Bonus: They offer vegan ice cream options and more. This would be a fun place to stop in after playing at the park by Foster Community Center or shops on the east side.
8488 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917

Bonus: Kids’ meals come with a FREE scoop!
Dairy Dan
7035 S Cedar St Lansing, Michigan 48911 (on the border of Holt)

Serving up Dole Whip – yum!
Dairy Queen
Multiple locations:
3233 W Saginaw St, Lansing, MI 48917
3906 S Cedar St, Lansing, MI 48910
Hawk Island Snack Bar
1601 E Cavanaugh Rd, Lansing, MI 48910

The perfect combo! Play in the splash pad, lake, playground, or take a walk – then grab something cold from their snack bar. Kids LOVE the snow cones.
Iorio Gelato (inside Horrocks)
7420 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917

Located on the north end of the building. Try samples until you find the one you love.
Horrocks Gelato Kids Ice Cream Lansing
Iorio Gelato at Horrocks in Lansing, MI
Menchie’s Eastwood
2721 Preyde Blvd. Lansing, MI 48912

Try something fun after a movie or while shopping in the heat. Make your own perfect sundae.
MexiCone – Don Panchos
2120 S Cedar St, Lansing, MI 48910

Get ready for a fun and delicious experience of ice cream and raspas. Try the elotes if you want to give a party to your taste buds.
Mexi Cone Lansing Ice Cream Shops Kids
MSU Dairy Store
Anthony Hall – 474 South Shaw Lane East Lansing, MI 48824

Each B10 Ten Team is represented with a special flavor. Be sure to give them all a try!
Quality Dairy
Multiple locations all over Lansing.
327 S Waverly Rd, Lansing, MI 48917

These guys have a drive-thru. Marvelous – ice cream on the go.

Ice Cream Locations – East of Lansing

Cold Stone Creamery
200 M. A. C. Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823
Cone Zone
300 N Water St, Owosso, MI 48867
Chill’n Parrot
2250 E Main St, Owosso, MI 48867

Offering 21+ flavors of hard-serve ice cream and an array of other treats.
Baskin Robbins
Two locations:
1. Okemos – 1917 W Grand River Rd, Okemos, MI 48864 (Vegan options available)
2. East Lansing – 1595 W Lake Lansing Rd STE 100, East Lansing, MI 48823

Classic, delicious, go-to goodness!
Having fun at Baskin Robbins
Blue Moon Ice Cream Shop
9448 E M-21, Ovid, MI
Dairy Queen
112 E Grand River Rd, Howell, MI 48843
King Kone
12030 S M-52, Perry, MI 48872
Laingsburg Dairy Den
750 E Grand River, Laingsburg, MI 48848

Carries several gluten-free options.
M Street Bakery
117 N Michigan Ave, Howell, MI 48843

This place is more than a stop for ice cream. It’s an experience!
Insomnia Cookies
603 E Grand River Avenue, East Lansing, MI, 48823

Cookie ice cream sandwich anyone? Open crazy late for midnight snacks!
Sugar Berry
Two locations:
1. West Lansing – 5451 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917
2. Okemos – 4901 Okemos Rd, Okemos, MI 48864

Build your own creation with toppings and different flavors.
Tasty Twist
1137 E Grand River Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823
Unicha Sweet
111 Division St, East Lansing, MI 48823

Almost too pretty to eat – but oh so delicious! Hand-rolled ice cream and lots of other fun treats.
Unicha Ice Cream on MSU Campus
Unicha Rolled Ice Cream on MSU Campus in East Lansing, MI

Ice Cream Locations – West of Lansing

Chocolate Moose
116 E Bridge St, Portland, MI 48875
Corner Cone
201 W Jefferson St, Grand Ledge, MI 48837
Dairy Queen
407 S Cochran Ave, Charlotte, MI 48813
Ice-cream-shop-Mason-Lansing Michigan girl licking ice cream cone
103 N Bridge St, Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Gluten-Free options.
Kids love this spot because of the view of the river.
Evelyn Bay Coffee Shop
134 S Cochran Ave Charlotte, MI 48813
MOO-ville Creamery
5875 S, M-66, Nashville, MI 49073

Their Nashville, MI, location is more than a stop for ice cream. With its petting farm and playground, it’s an experience!
After ice cream at MOO-ville, grab a special feed cone for the animal kids!
204 E Grand River Ave, Williamston, MI 48895

Ice Cream Locations – North of Lansing

Blue Moon Ice Cream Shop
9448 M-21, Ovid, MI 48866

Ice cream, Dole Whip, cakes, cupcakes, sundaes, slushies, and more.
DeWitt Dairy
11890 U.S. 27 DeWitt, MI 48820

Putt-Putt + Ice Cream = a great day had by all!
13191 Schavey Rd, Dewitt, MI 48820

We love the mochi, sorbet, and outside seating here.
Konevals Kones
605 N US-127, St Johns, MI 48879

They offer hand-dipped and soft serve options
Park Lake Creamery
6320 Park Lake Rd, Bath, MI  48808

Vegan/Dairy-Free menu available.
A reader’s favorite with a lake view! It’s a great destination after you’ve played at Wiswasser Park just up the road.
Scoopy Doo’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream
126 N Bridge St, Dewitt, MI 48820

Ask about their peanut butter sauce. Ahhhh makes me want to head there now.
1050 Superior Dr, St Johns, MI 48879

Ice Cream Locations – South of Lansing

Dairy Hill
601 East Ash Street, Mason, Michigan

Special soft-serve flavors rotate during their summer season. Check out their website to find out when your favorite will be available.
Daily Scoop
350 S Jefferson St, Mason, MI 48854
Request a “face” on your scoop for some fun at The Daily Scoop in Mason, MI
Edru Soft Serve Drive Thru
1891 N Cedar St, Holt, MI 48842

Holt – A fun and great way to end a fun time of skating, or an easy drive-thru cool down if you’re on the go.
Mooville Creamery
142 S Main St. Eaton Rapids, Michigan
The Parlour of Jackson
1401 Daniel Rd, Jackson, MI 49202

This ole’ fashioned ice cream parlour is a local favorite with home to over 40 ice cream flavors.
Sweet Sensations
1963 Cedar St. Holt, MI 48842

Home of the Big Cone! Portions are large!
Village Ice Cream & Cafe
Mackinac Island Creamery, 251 S Bridge St, Dimondale, MI 48821

Soft-serve, shakes, food + gluten-free options.

Where Do You Like to Beat the Heat with Ice Cream in Lansing?

Do you have an ice cream/frozen treat shop we should add to our list? We’d be happy to get them on the list to help more families around Lansing find the tastiest spots! Comment below.

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