August 7, 2013 8:34 AM

Farrell's returns to Sacramento Thursday

It's been 40 long years since the airplane accident at Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour off Freeport Boulevard that left 22 dead. But Farrell's is returning to Sacramento. The new location's grand opening is Thursday at 11 a.m. near the busy intersection of Watt Avenue and Arden Way. This week, Farrell's fans have previewed the space - 8,700 square feet and able to seat 300 guests - at events benefiting the Firefighters Burn Institute, Shriners Hospitals for Children and UC Davis Health System. Diners are slowly adding reviews and photos to




Dishing the news about the Sacramento area food scene

Related content




About This Blog

Appetizers brings you the latest restaurant happenings, interesting tidbits on good food and events, and - of course - great specials and deals.

Regular contributors

Carla Meyer
Twitter: @CarlaMeyerSB

Allen Pierleoni
Counter Culture
Twitter: @apierleonisacbe

Debbie Arrington
Food and cooking
Twitter: @debarrington

Blair Anthony Robertson
Food and beer
Twitter: @blarob

Key links

Dining reviews
Restaurant guide
Mike Dunne's wine picks
Beer Run
Restaurant inspections

Entertainment Videos