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Upriver Ice Cream Hosting Closing Weekend BBQ

Upriver Ice Cream, located at 60 Main Street in Blackville, will close for the season this Sunday, September 27 at 9:00pm.

To celebrate their closing weekend, the local business will be hosting a BBQ on Saturday, September 26 from 12:00pm until 6:00pm and again on Sunday from 12:00pm to 6:00pm. Sausages and hot dogs will be available for purchase.

The shop is also selling off the remainder of their tubs of ice cream, New York Cheesecake bites, brownie pieces and cookie dough pieces. Now you can have Upriver Ice Cream all winter long! Visit their Facebook page at for more details.

Les McLaughlin

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  1. Bessie Ellis on September 24, 2020 at 2:17 pm

    We’ll have to make the trip there. What an awesome icecream parlour. We’ve been there at least twice a week since it opened. Hope to see it back next year ❤

  2. Linda Price on September 24, 2020 at 2:18 pm

    I don’t want the Ice Cream season to end 😢
    Thanks to Chris and staff for all the yummy treats this summer 😋
    See you all next summer, and stay safe. 🙂

  3. Kate Flanagan on September 24, 2020 at 2:18 pm

    Yay !!! You guys made our summer!

  4. Lorne Amos Sr. on September 25, 2020 at 12:13 pm

    Went there multi times this summer. Great ice cream and top service. Happy it turned out successful.

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