Summer’s Sweetest Treats: Favorite delectables around town preface summer

Bridget Howard, Staff Writer

Tad’s Tropical Sno
Shaved ice with a menu of 60+ flavors to add
Location: Overland Park
Prices range from $2-5.
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 1 p.m. – 10p.m.
Friday-Sunday 1 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Orange Leaf
Self-serve frozen yogurt with a topping bar.
Similar chains include: Banana Island,
Yogurtini, Peachwave and Appleberry.
Location: Overland Park and Olathe
Price: 37 cents per ounce
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 12-9 p.m.
Friday, 12-11 p.m.
Saturday, 12-11 p.m.
Sunday, 12-9 p.m.

Sonic
Hot dogs, tator tots, slushies and ice cream are just a few of the items on their never-ending menu.
Location: Overland Park and Stanley
Prices range from $1-7.
Hours vary due to season.
Half-price drinks from 2-4 p.m.
Half-price shakes after 8 p.m. in the summer.
Twisters
Frozen custard with a variety of toppings
Location: Overland Park
Prices range from $2-8.
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 12-10 p.m.
Friday, 12-11 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Dairy Queen
A favorite place among many that serves ice cream, ice cream cakes, Orange Julius treats and blizzards.
Location: Overland Park, Olathe and Lenexa
Prices range from $2-30.
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.