National Freezer Pop Day 2020 - Important Date, History, & How to celebrate the National Freezer Pop Day & Quotes

National Freezer Pop Day 2020 - On 8 July 2020, National Freezer Pop Day is observed to enjoy the frozen sweet treat on the hot summer day with family and loved ones. Get the information about the history of National Freezer Pop Day, & how to celebrate the National Freezer Pop Day 2020 from this article.

Sheena | Updated Jul 07, 2020 18:30 PM

National Freezer Pop Day 2020 - Important Date, History, & How to celebrate the National Freezer Pop Day & Quotes

National Freezer Pop Day 2020 

National Freezer Pop Day is celebrated on July 8 of every year. National Freezer Pop Day 2020 cherishes the memories of different flavoured freeze pop that one had in childhood. On this National Freezer Pop Day, people of all ages make an excuse and grab a favourite color freezer pop and enjoy as much as you want.

Summer is the best time of the year to have a variety of freezer pops. Storing the freezer or cooler with freezer pops of all varieties and textures is important. They make summer more better and memorable. From lazy summer days to busy sporting events, this handy colourful treat will please the crowd.

What is Freezer Pop?

A freeze pop is a frozen treat that comes in a clear plastic tube instead of being consumed off a stick in a popsicle. The thin plastic tube is about one inch thick and varies in length, although the majority are about ten inches long. It is sealed on both ends and allows the user to tear the top open to reach the inside sweet ice. It's eaten by simply pressing and moving the ice out of the pipeline, which easily melts.

What is the history of National Freezer Pop Day?

In 2020, the Jel Sert Co. created National Freezer Pop Day to celebrate the summer and be a kid with freezer pops. The Jel Sert Co. is an Illinois-based snack food company that is best selling manufacturers of freezer pop such as  Fla-Vor-Ice, Kool Pops, Otter Pops, Pop-Ice, All Sport, and Authentic Italian Ice by Wyler.

Pop-Ice, the brand that first introduced the freeze-at-home product, was acquired by the Jel Sert in the 1960s, and in 1969 it released a similar, but updated product named Fla-vor-ice. Soon it became the best-selling brand of Jel Sert. In 1996 Jel Sert purchased Otter Pops, a Southern California brand that dominated the freeze pop market on the West Coast. Jel Sert became America's largest supplier of freeze pops after acquiring its competitor.

What is the freezer pops made of?

Freeze pops are made from water that is sweetened, colored, and aromatized. High fructose corn syrup, concentrate juice, citric acid, sodium benzoate, and potassium sorbate are ingredients used in the freezer pop. Sodium benzoate and potassium sorbate two preservatives used to prevent bacterial growth. 
 
The nutritional value is scanty; each pop contains a few grams of carbohydrates and sugars. Artificial flavors and colors are used to give a distinctive fruitiness and bright shade to the pops. Flavors vary by brand but some classics are the strawberry of Fla-vor-ice and the grape of Otter Pops.

What are the flavours available in the freezer pop?

Fla-vor-ice sells an assorted pack of original flavours such as grape, strawberry, lemon-lime, orange, berry punch, tropical punch, and a tropical pack contains banana, pineapple, and tropical punch pops. Otter Pops produces a wider range of flavours. Otter pops have the original sets of flavour and also some tropical flavours made with coconut water. Otto pops also have fresh juice pops without any corn syrup or artificial colors.

Other Names of Freezer Pop across the World

Freezer Pop is called with many other names across the world. The various names of Freezer Pop are:

  • Freezer pop  in the United States

  • Freezie in Canada

  • Zooper-dooper, juice pop, freezer pop, otter pop, ice-pole, pop stick, icy-pole in Australia

  • Ice pop, tip-top in the UK

  • Marciano or chupps in Peru

  • Chihiro in the Cayman Islands

  • Ice candy in the Philippines, Japan

  • Chup-chup, sacolé, geladinho, gelinho, dindim in Brazil

  • Ais batu Malaysia in Malaysia

What are the famous brands of Freezer Pop?

The prominent brands of Freezer Pop include:

  • Fun Pops

  • Kisko Nice N Juicy

  • La Fiesta

  • California Snow

  • Otter Pops

  • Ice Tickles

  • Calippo

  • Fla-Vor-Ice

  • Chilly Willy

  • Mr Freeze

  • Kisko Freezies

  • Bon Ice

How to observe the National Freezer Pop Day?

One of the best ways to cool off this summer is with a Freezer Pop Party at the pool on this National Freezer Pop day. This easy and fun party is the perfect way to celebrate summer. Try the following ways of celebration on this special day:

  • Celebrate National Freezer Pop Day by storing all flavor freezer pops in the freezer. 

  • Enjoy your favourite flavor with friends and families and make a day memorable. 

  • Prepare your own Freezer Pop and eat with your loved ones and family.

  • Use #NationalFreezerPopDay on social media and share the celebration of Freezer Pop Day.

Popsicle Quotes

I don't drink anymore... I freeze it and eat it like a popsicle. - Dean Martin

Popsicles should be the new black and then everyone would have one. - Frank Iero

People can do great things. However, there are some things they just CAN'T do. I, for instance, have not been able to transform myself into a Popsicle, despite years of effort. - Brandon Sanderson

I always go to the Agriculture Building, where they make apple cider popsicles for a dollar. - Kate DiCamillo

It's always popsicle o-clock somewhere. -Unknown

Life is short, eat dessert first. - Jacques Torres

A balanced diet is a popsicle in each hand. - Unknown

This is fun. Playing with Popsicle sticks, exploring ways to store kinetic energy. It's like preschool all over again. - Chuck Lorre

The truth is, few adults are immune to ice pops' charms, though some may have learned more refined eating habits. - Shelly Kaldunski

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National Freezer Pop Day - FAQ

1. What is freeze pop?

A freeze pop is a frozen treat that comes in a clear plastic tube instead of being consumed off a stick in a popsicle. The thin plastic tube is about one inch thick and varies in length, although the majority are about ten inches long.

2. What are the flavors in freeze pop?

The tropical variety also includes six flavors, two of which are also included in the original variety (Berry punch and Tropical punch) and the other four flavors are summer punch (red), citrus punch (green), banana (light yellow) and pineapple (dark yellow).

3. How long does it take to freeze freezer pops?

If you are using traditional molds that come with individual covers and built-in sticks, after filling, cover the molds with lids and put the pops in the freezer until they are frozen around five hours.