Celebrate the first day of spring with free Rita’s ices!

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We may be seeing snow on the first day of spring–hey, the first day of winter was in the upper-50s!–but there’s a different kind of ice you may be happier to pay attention to.

In honor of the first day of spring, all Rita’s Italian Ice shops in the area will offer free ices. It’s the 24th year the chain has celebrated spring this way.

Participating locations include:

  • West Hartford, 1134 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford
  • Rocky Hill, 1783 Silas Deane Highway, Rocky Hill
  • Vernon, 378 Kelly Road, Vernon
  • South Windsor, 1735 Ellington Road Str. #1, South Windsor

All locations will be offering up the free treat from noon until 9 p.m.