LOGAN SQUARE — New York's famed Big Gay Ice Cream is coming to town for an ice cream party.
The first Big Hot Bang! is set to take place on the patio of Bang Bang Pie Shop Aug. 30.
The backyard ice cream social will be a joint effort between New York's Big Gay Ice Cream, Hot Chocolate's Chef Mindy Segal and Bang Bang Pie.
All three restaurants will be combining their specialty items to create some sweet masterpieces.
There will be ice cream sandwiches with Big Gay Ice Cream smooshed between cookies from Segal as well as sundaes made with ice cream from Big Gay Ice Cream and a la mode sweet pies from Bang Bang Pie Shop.
To top it all off, 3 Floyds Brewery will be pouring its new Moloko Stout, a milk stout released this year.
The event will celebrate cookbooks from Segal and Big Gay Ice Cream and will include a cookbook signing.
Tickets are $10 and include entrance to the event and a punch card for each different dessert.
The event runs from 2:30-4:30 p.m. at 2051 N. California Ave.
In case of rain, the event will move to Emporium Arcade Bar, 1366 N. Milwaukee Ave.
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