Ye Olde Mill Season Opening Delayed

Due to the latest shelter in place orders, Ye Olde Mill will not be able to open on May 1st this season and the Utica Sertoma Ice Cream festival has been cancelled for Memorial Day weekend.  We want you to know that we are prepared to open as soon as we are able. Before we can get back to sharing our summer traditions, please be safe and follow local,state and federal government recommendations. We will see you soon! 

Visit Us

Velvet Ice Cream is more than where we make our delicious ice cream,
it’s a true gem in the heart of Ohio!

 

Free Factory Tours

Ever wonder how ice cream is made? How did the Velvet Ice Cream Company begin?
In our 30-minute guided walking tour, you will learn about over 100 years of Velvet Ice Cream from the very beginning to today. Join us!

Tour Information

Open Weekdays – 11am to 3pm
TBD – October 31st

>> Tours start at the top of the hour.

>> The viewing gallery is a limited view of our ice cream production facility.

>> Tours are on a first come, first serve basis.

>> Tours are not offered on weekends, major holidays or during production changes and year-end maintenance.

>> Production is not always scheduled on Fridays during the summer. No production on Friday’s in October. The tour will not feature live production during this time.

>> Wheelchair accessible.

Group and Private
Tour Information

>> Reservations are required for groups larger than 20; maximum group size is 60 people.

>> All reservations must be scheduled 2 weeks or more in advance in order to receive your desired tour date and time.

>> Wheelchair accessible.

>> Please call 800-589-5000 to schedule a free private tour time for your group.

Event Reservations

With 20 acres of picturesque rolling hills and walking trails, Ye Olde Mill provides the perfect setting for family fun, reunions, weddings and more.

Ye Olde Mill Location 

11324 Mount Vernon Road, Utica, Ohio, 43080
Phone: 800-589-5000

Hours

May: 11AM to 7PM
June, July & August: 11AM to 8PM
September: 11AM-6PM
October: 11AM-5PM
November – April: CLOSED

Menu

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Ye Olde Mill

Originally built in 1817, Ye Olde Mill is home to Velvet Ice Cream’s corporate offices in Utica, OH. More than 150,000 visitors each year enjoy delicious Velvet Ice Cream and prepared meals in a turn of the century ice cream parlor restaurant while experiencing a piece of history. Join us from May thorough October!

Shelter and Pavilion

Capacity: 50 to 150

Restrooms: Available onsite

Amenities: All pavilions have a concrete floor, trash cans, electric and lighting. A small grill is located near each facility. Two ponds are available for catch and release.

Reservations: To check availability and fees, please call 800-589-5000.

Additional Information: No alcohol permitted. Park closes at sunset.