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Ice Cream Social

The MLNA Ice Cream Social is our biggest social event of the year. The 2018 Ice Cream Social was held on Sunday, August 26, in Monta Loma Park. More than 300 people came for the opportunity to:  

  • Meet their neighbors, both long-time and newcomers.
  • Enjoy free ice cream and toppings.
  • Buy a Monta Loma tee shirt.
  • See the yarn bomb near the baseball field’s fence, created by the neighborhood knitting group.
  • Check out the offerings at the city’s Recreation Department‘s display.
  • Visit our Community Emergency Response Team’s (CERT) display.
  • Ask Gizmo Gary to make a balloon creation.
  • Meet members of our City Council and the MVWSD and MVLAHSD boards.
  • Chat with a member of our police department.
  • Ask questions at the Mountain View Trees table.
  • Contribute some local lore or artifacts to the Monta Loma History display and learn about Neighborhood Watch.
  • Watch life-size walking-robot horses pull a carriage.
  • Step inside a MV Fire Department engine.
  • See what’s aboard the Mobile Library, get a library card, and check out items.

Photos of the 2018 event are here. Photos of the 2017 event are here.

The next Ice Cream Social is scheduled for Sunday, August 25, 2019.