Rain doesn’t always bring the temperature down here in Florida. That may feel a bit strange if you’re not from here, but there's a tasty upside to this phenomenon: it’s almost always perfect weather for an icy cold treat!

When you find yourself in the mood for ice cream and other cold goodies, you’ll be glad you’re in Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach. We’ve got plenty of cool places to satisfy those cravings.

A Better Scoop, Englewood: Featuring hand-made frozen desserts, they use the freshest ingredients to bring you some of the best ice cream in the area. 

Made in the Shade Ice Cream, Englewood: Offers ice cream, milkshakes, malts, sodas, cotton candy, candy bars, sundaes, shaved ice and sweet treats and much more. 

Swirls & Curlz Ice Cream, Englewood: In addition to offering over 60 ice cream flavors and creamy soft-serve custard, they’re pet-friendly and sell homemade doggie treats. They're also always adding new flavors. 

PG Social House, Punta Gorda: This vintage candy shop also features creative and over-the-top milk shakes, perfect for a warm day.

Zoet Sweet Boutique, Punta Gorda: The first sweet boutique in Punta Gorda offering fresh, homemade ice-cream and sweets from all over the world. 

Harbor Scoops, Punta Gorda: Offers ice cream cones and cups, milk shakes, sundaes, floats, banana splits, snacks, and more, with the added bonus of outside seating to enjoy the Harbor view.

Fishermen's Village, Punta Gorda: There are two places to get a cold treat in this popular shopping center: Simply Sweet : A Confectionary Café and Good Ole Days Coffee & Ice Cream

As you can see, we love our frosty treats in Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach, and we’re confident that you will, too!