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Everyday’s a Sno Day in New Orleans!

Hansen's Cream of Ice Cream snowball (Photo: Paul Broussard)

GoNOLA’s Top 5 Snoballs Stands to Visit This Summer

Summer has definitely arrived in New Orleans! With so many festivals to attend, foods to try and things to see, you just don’t have time to let the Summer sun slow you down. The perfect way to cool down your day is with a nice cold treat. The New Orleans treat of choice is the snoball! In other states, this may be known as an ice cone or sno-cone. Here in New Orleans, this Summer favorite is made up of a collection of ice shavings with your choice of flavored syrup. With so many flavors to try, you can make it your duty to travel the city in search of the perfect snoball and flavor. Here is a list of a few places to get you started on your journey.

Hansen’s Cream of Ice Cream snowball (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Hansen’s Sno-Bliz
Hansen’s has been around since 1939. This is definitely a local favorite. Make this one of your first stops. Start your sno-ball journey with a root beer flavor.
4801 Tchoupitoulas St.

Plum Street SnoBall
Plum Street is another local favorite on a warm day. At this location go for the fabulous taste of wedding cake. You may hear the “Wedding March” in your ears after each spoonful of this delightful treat.
1300 Burdette Ave.

Pandora’s Snowballs (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Pandora’s Snowballs
Pandora’s Snowballs draws crowds to the Carrollton neighborhood on each sunny afternoon. You don’t want to leave New Orleans without trying their Black Cherry flavor — it’s life changing!
901 N Carrollton Ave.

Nola Snow Snoballs
Nola Snow is definitely my favorite location in the Lakeview area! The creamy ice and yummy syrups change the mood of any day for me. This is the best place for a pick-me-up! My flavor of choice is pineapple.
7040 Vicksburg Street

After trying these yummy treats you will definitely feel nice and cool on the inside, at least for a little while.  So, these are my favorite snoball places? Where do you like to get snoballs and what’s your favorite flavor?

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