The 31st Annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party

Jun 17, 2013, 15:53 ET from International Dairy Foods Association

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by International Dairy Foods Association:

The 31st Annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party is eagerly anticipated by members of Congress, their families and staffs, and other special guests. The Hill's "coolest" summertime tradition will dish up about 2,000 gallons of ice cream and frozen yogurt, 6,000 root beer floats and 44 cases of sundae toppings.

The ice cream party is sponsored by the International Ice Cream Association, the Milk Industry Foundation and the National Cheese Institute, constituent organizations of the International Dairy Foods Association. The following companies and organizations are contributing to the success of this event: the American Beverage Association; Friendly Ice Cream Corp; Gifford's Dairy Inc; Hunter Farms; The Ice Cream Club, Inc.; Jack & Jill Ice Cream; J.M. Smucker; Kemps LLC; Nestle Dreyer's Ice Cream Division; Perry's Ice Cream; Pierre's Ice Cream Company; Prairie Farms Dairy Inc.; Schoep's Ice Cream Co., Inc.; The Schwan Food Company; and Well's Dairy, Inc.

DATE: Thursday, June 20, 2013

TIME: 4:00 to 6:30 p.m.

Upper Senate Park -- adjacent to the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. 
(Cross streets: Constitution Ave. and Delaware Ave.)

Photo and video opportunity of senators and congressmen enjoying ice cream with family, friends and staff. Children's activities in an outdoor setting.

Peggy Armstrong at (202) 220-3508, 
Marti Pupillo at (202) 220-3535,

Members of the press are welcome to attend. Please present press credentials at the entrance to the VIP area of the party.

International Dairy Foods Association – 1250 H Street NW, Suite 900, Washington, DC  20005 – (202) 737-4332 –

SOURCE International Dairy Foods Association