8. Scream for ice cream
While some popular ice cream destinations remain open year-round, many of our favorite, local places will shut their doors in a matter of weeks, forcing you to wait until the spring for some of the best creamy flavors that New England has to offer. So, pack up the kids and grab a sunset cone while you have the chance. Not sure where to go in your neck of the woods? Here’s our list of some of the best places in the region to visit for ice cream.