Cool Eddy’s, Northeast Florida’s new Ice Cream and Italian Ice concept, is celebrating the Grand Opening of its first store this weekend (Sat., July 8 and Sun., July 9) with free ice creams, Italian ice, gelati, face painting and other activities. A few winners will receive gift certificates.
Located in Julington Creek at 2750 Race Track Rd., #306, Cool Eddy’s offers a menu of 24 flavors of Italian Ice, Soft Serve Ice Cream, 16 flavors of Milkshakes, Gelati that combines Italian Ice and Creamy Soft Ice Cream for unlimited combinations. Toppings include Gummy Bears, Reese’s, Brownie Bites, Sprinkles, and more.
“As you enter our store, you’ll be greeted with an atmosphere that blends whimsy, nostalgia, and modern flair,” said Cool Eddy’s Founder and CEO Rob Kluba in a statement. “The unique and cool interior of Cool Eddy’s features vibrant colors, playful decor, and eye-catching designs that are unlike anything you’ve seen before. We are not your ordinary Ice Cream Shop.”
Kluba, a seasoned franchisor, founded a nationwide store-front tax preparation services business with 500 units before selling to H&R Block.
“I was looking around for my next business venture and came across the ice cream and Italian ice concept and was struck by its appeal,” Kluba said. “And judging by the reception we’ve received so far I am convinced this is a concept that will a hit with customers and investors alike.”
Cool Eddy’s is an immersive experience inspired by the life of Cool Eddy, the Yeti mascot.
- Italian Ice Wonderland: Cool Eddy’s offers a selection of 24 Italian Ice flavors. From traditional flavors like lemon and tangy cherry to unique flavors like tropical mango and Salted Caramel.
- Cool Eddy’s Soft Serve Ice Cream is made with premium ingredients. Soft Serve Ice Cream flavors include Vanilla and rich Chocolate. Cool Eddy’s rotates a unique flavor of the day.
- Milkshakes: Cool Eddy’s offers a selection of 16 Milkshake flavors which include Chocolate, Strawberry and Cookies and Cream.
- Gelati: Cool Eddy’s Gelati is a combination of Italian Ice and Ice Cream. Create your own flavor by pairing any of the Italian Ice flavors with your choice of smooth Ice Cream.
- Toppings: You can customize your Italian Ice, Gelati, or Soft Ice Cream with a variety of toppings.