Cold Stone Creamery is hosting its 11th annual World's Largest Ice Cream Social on Thursday.
While summer may be behind us, the craving for ice cream never truly goes away. And now, there's an extra reason to enjoy a tasty treat on Thursday. Cold Stone Creamery is hosting its 11th annual World's Largest Ice Cream Social, with $1 from the sale of every "Love It-" or "Gotta Have It-"sized ice cream going to the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help children with life-threatening medical conditions. Since 2002, Cold Stone has raised more than $4 million for Make-A-Wish. Thursday's promotion runs from open to close at participating locations across the country. The Wyandotte Cold Stone is attached to Tim Hortons at 2704 Biddle.
Customers brave chilly temperatures, line up at the doors for festivities, giveaways to mark arrival of the new Wyandotte location.
Tim Hortons celebrated the grand opening of their Wyandotte location on a frigid Friday morning. The cold did not keep customers away. The line for the drive-through reached out to Biddle Avenue at times and customers were lined up out the door. The store, which also houses a Cold Stone Creamery, has been open for business for nearly two months. Inside, the dining area was bright with sunlight and bustling with activity. Not only were residents and customers on hand, but many city officials also were present for the grand opening. Owner Loreta Crisolo was at the opening and said they gave out 100 free travel mugs in less than an hour. Customers were also able to register for a chance to win free coffee for a year. Crisolo and her husband …