With a year-round temperate climate and long summers, we relish our time outdoors in Coastal Mississippi. Though, all of the time spent outdoors beckons the need to cool down. And what better way to get cool than with cold, sweet treats?

We've made a list of the Top Cool Down Treats here on The Secret Coast. From custards to cones and shakes to sundaes, get ready to visit them all because summer just began!

The Yard Milkshake Bar

The Yard Milkshake Bar in D'Iberville

The D'Iberville branch of this Gulf Shores chain consistently wows customers with its indulgent ice-cold treats of specialty milkshakes, sundaes, ice cream cones, floats, and more! With gluten free and vegan options incorporated into their menu of endless flavors and toppings, The Yard has something to satisfy every customer’s sweet tooth.


Ice Cream Corner

Ice Cream Corner in Gulfport

Serving cones, milkshakes, waffles, and more, Ice Cream Corner is a favorite cool down treat in Gulfport with 32 flavors of ice cream.


Caboose Cones

Caboose Cones in Ocean Springs

Tucked away in downtown Ocean Springs, Caboose Cones serves snowballs and ice cream out of an actual train caboose! Order a stuffed snowball in one of their color changing souvenir cups for extra fun.


Sugar Factory American Brasserie

Sugar Factory at Hard Rock

The Sugar Factory American Bratisserie inside the Biloxi Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is the company's 24th location. Picture: 5,000-square-feet of confectionery delight, including a floor-to-ceiling candy wall with 500 types of novelty and bulk candy, frozen hot chocolate, and gelato!


Pop Brothers

Pop Brothers Artisan Popsicles

With locations in Bay St. Louis, Gulfport, and Ocean Springs, Pop Brothers artisanal popsicles come in a variety of all-natural inventive flavors made with fresh fruit & spices. Check out their pooch pops for your furry friend’s new favorite treat!


Quakes Ice Creamery

Quakes Ice Creamery

Serving house-made custard daily, along with specialty shakes, snowballs, and a variety of decadent toppings, the cool down treats at Quakes Ice Creamery in Ocean Springs are a must!


Bo’s Snow Zone and Snacks

bo's snow zone

Have you ever put Cheerios on your ice cream?! With ice cream, snow balls, exotic balls, and their fun variety of toppings, Bo’s Snow Zone is an exciting addition to Biloxi.


Sea Level

Sea Level in Pass Christian

This Pass Christian favorite boasts over 45 snow cone flavors! Spend the rest of your summer cooling down by sampling each one at their beachside cottage.


Fahrenheit Cafe

Fahrenheit Cafe

Satisfy your sweet tooth with rolled ice cream at Fahrenheit Cafe in Ocean Springs. Try mixing combinations of flavors and toppings over a homemade waffle for something original!


Feel the Freeze Frozen Treats

Feel the Freeze Frozen Treats

On the grounds of Banana's Mini Golf & Arcade in Gulfport, cool down with Feel the Freeze's Dippin' Dots, sno-cones, and frozen Daiquiris!


Bop’s Frozen Custard

Bop's Frozen Custard

With a wide variety of frozen treats, Bop’s in D’Iberville is sure to satisfy every sweet tooth. From sundaes, shakes, malts, smoothies, frappes, and shaved ice, you won’t leave disappointed.


The Pass Daq and FroYo Shoppe

Pass Daq

Head to the Pass Daq and FroYo Shoppe for frozen treats that suit the entire family. With a selection of daiquiris for adults, and a variety of frozen yogurt for kids, family fun is the theme at this Pass Christian business.