Quite a few are already open. For ones who aren't, here is a list of every ice cream stand in the Capital Region and when they will be.

In fact, Snowman in Troy has been open for two weeks now and the lines are still long, for good reason. There just is something about ice cream stands that screams spring is here. All of your favorite ice cream stands are either open or are about to. Here is the list from Times Union.

  • The Big Dipper: Open
  • Bubbles: TBD
  • Bumpys: Open
  • Cappies: Open
  • Chrissy's Cravings: Open
  • Cone Zone: TBC
  • Corner Ice Cream: Open
  • Country Drive In: April 3rd
  • Curry Freeze: Open
  • Dairy Haus: Open
  • Duck Pond Farms: Sometime in April
  • Dutch Udder Craft Ice Cream: First week of April
  • Farmers Daughter: Early April
  • Franks Ice Cream: Open
  • Guptill's: Open
  • Hayner's: May 4th (wow, that's a way away)
  • Ice Cream Man (April 6th)
  • Jacks: Open
  • Jims Tastee Freeze: Open
  • Jumpin' Jacks: This Thursday
  • Kurver Kreme: Open
  • Lickety Split: Open
  • Mac's Drive In: April 1st
  • Manory's: This Tuesday
  • Martha's Dandee Creme: Open
  • Moxies: May 12th
  • On The Farm: Sometime in April
  • Pirates Hideout: Within the next week
  • Ross's Ice Cream Stand: TBD
  • Scoups: First Week of April
  • Snowman: Open
  • Twist: Open
  • Tastee Treat: Sometime in April

Big shout out to Times Union for this list. Which one of the above is your favorite ice cream spot? Mine is Snowman!