Rita’s Italian Ices Celebrates 20th Annual First Day of Spring With Free Ices


ritasRita’s Italian Ice, the nation’s largest Italian Ice concept with over 550 stores in 18 states – and kosher stores in Lakewood, NJ, and Jackson, NJ –  will celebrate their twentieth annual first day of spring and Free Ice Giveaway, today, Tuesday,

In celebration of this 20th annual milestone, all guests who visit their local Rita’s Italian Ice today, the first day of spring, will receive a free regular ices of their choice.

“We are excited to celebrate our twentieth year of the first day of spring by debuting our first ever TV spots and welcoming our Guests to enjoy a Free Rita’s Ice,” said Jonathan Fornaci, chief executive officer, Rita’s Ice. “In the new commercials, our Rita’s Cool Treats come to life to give the world Ice, Custard, Happiness!”

What started out as a seasonal re-opening, the first day of spring, for many Rita’s stores has turned into an annual Free Ice giveaway day for millions of fans of the amazing frozen treat since 1992, twenty years ago.

{Noam Amdurski-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. It’s ??? in Cherry Hill NJ, too under the Cherry-K Vaad Hakashrus.
    Rt 38 & Church Road
    Crossroads Plaza
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002.

    Go get yours from 12:00 – 9:00 pm.

  2. And although it’s outside of the velt, and therefore not generally worthy of mention, there is a kosher Rita’s in Pittsburgh as well.