By Vittoria Woodill

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s SummerFest Friday and the kickoff to the July 4th weekend. When you think of summertime staples, nothing beats a cool scoop of ice cream.

When you’re in the City of Philadelphia, the Franklin Fountain in Old City is a tradition for many families.

The shop’s owners served up some ideas to CBS3 if you’re celebrating the holiday at home.

Watch the video above for more.

Vittoria Woodill