2016 Texas Churned Tour
We’re excited to return to Texas for another fun spring/summer tour in 2016!!
That’s right folks, we’ll be attending some of our favorite Lone Star events —starting with Earth Day Texas in April, and ending with Austin Ice Cream Festival in August— and in between, we’ll be delivering free scoops to our fans and friends who Tweet us at @BenJerrysTexas.
Continue reading below to learn more about the flavors we’ll be sampling —including the winning, fan-voted Texas favorite from the 2015 Texas Churned Tour: Bourbon Pecan Pie.
Speaking of voting, 2016 is a MAJOR election year, and we’re calling on our fans and friends to become election advocates and help improve the national voter turnout.
Already registered to vote in Texas, and have valid photo ID? Sign the pledge with us at events!
Need to register to vote in Texas? Get on the fast track! Request a Texas Voter Registration Application!
Want to vote, but don’t have a valid photo ID? Apply for your Texas EIC!
News, Information and Tour Euphoria!
Why 600K Texans May Not Vote in 2016
We all know that everything is bigger in Texas, and that Texans embrace life with that particular awesome flair. Texas even has its very own Ben & Jerry’s flavor, Bourbon Pecan Pie --and that’s a pretty big deal! Unfortunately, this penchant for going big also extends to voter-suppression efforts.
WITS END DEEP ELLUM, DALLAS
MAY 28, 2016
Beardfest is returning for it’s 5th installment to the finely-groomed epicenter of downtown Dallas, Deep Ellum, where both ladies and gentlemen will be competing in multiple categories including Full Beard, Best Groomed, Partial Beard...
Wildflower! Art & Music Fest
GALATYN PARK, RICHARDSON
MAY 20 - 22, 2016
The Wildflower! Art & Music Festival first got its roots as a community celebration of the natural wild flowers in the town of Richardson. Now in its 25th year, the festival has become a premiere live music festival in the Dallas area.
Homegrown Music & Arts Festival
Main Street Garden Park, Dallas
May 14, 2016
Homegrown Music & Arts Festival is once again taking over Garden Park, as Dallas’ premier all-local festival. Featuring 12 musical acts on two stages and a diverse gathering of local artisans and food offerings, you’d be hard-pressed to find a more authentic experience in the heart of Dallas.
Pecan Street Festival
6th (Old Pecan) Street, Austin
May 7-8, 2016
The Pecan Street Festival is a free two-day arts festival in downtown Austin’s Sixth Street Historic District. The juried block party-style festival attracts hundreds of local and national artisans offering original handcrafted creations in a variety of mediums, and features more than 50 of Austin’s top musical acts on three stages.
Carson Creek Ranch, Austin
April 29 - May 1, 2016
Levitation is an amazing independent music festival that was inspired by the creative, psychedelic explosion of the 1960s. Our beloved co-founders Ben and Jerry can relate to those influential 60s, man!
Earth Day Texas 2016
Fair Park, Dallas
April 22-24, 2016
Earth Day Texas brings together environmental organizations, businesses, academic institutions, government agencies, speakers, interactive programming, and subject matter experts. This three-day free event is held in April to celebrate progress, hope, and innovation and is the largest event in the world of its kind.
Flavors On Tour
Issues We Care About
Ben & Jerry’s is proud to stand with the growing consumer movement for transparency and the right to know what’s in our food supply by supporting mandatory GMO labeling legislation.
If it’s melted, it’s ruined. We're not scientists, but we figure that ice caps, like ice cream, are best kept frozen.