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Friendly’s Hosts Massive Ice Cream Party

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Friendly’s Hosts Massive Ice Cream Party

Friendly’s Ice Cream celebrated its 78th birthday by hosting the largest ice cream party in the world.  Nearly 800 guests consumed the frozen treat Thursday as an official from the Guinness Book of World Records looked on.  The festivities were held at the company’s corporate headquarters in Wilbraham.

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