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National Bomb Pop Day

Cool down this National Bomb Pop Day! Dig into this classic summertime treat and ignite your taste buds with some explosive flavors.
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June 27
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Get ready to indulge in a frosty nostalgia trip this National Bomb Pop Day on June 27! Introduced to us by the Wells Enterprises, Inc. back in 1955, this iconically shaped popsicle was the epitome of childhood summers for many and still stands the test of time, gracing the freezers of sunny ice-cream vans across the country. Brimming with patriotic red, white, and blue- each color ripping with a blast of cherry, lime, and blue raspberry flavors, the Bomb Pop is in itself a tribute to the national colors! Whether you're a seasoned Bomb Pop veteran or a newcomer looking to dive into an icy explosion, get ready to take part in this beloved tradition and cool down in the sizzling summer heat. Excited? We sure are!

History of National Bomb Pop Day

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<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1955</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Bomb Pop Invention</div><div class='timeline-text'>Wells Enterprises Inc. introduced the Bomb Pop, an iconic popsicle shaped like a rocket with distinct layers of cherry, lime, and blue raspberry.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1960s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>National Popularity</div><div class='timeline-text'>Throughout the 1960s, the Bomb Pop gained national recognition becoming a beloved summertime treat across the United States.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2000s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>New Flavors Introduced</div><div class='timeline-text'>During the early 2000s, Wells Enterprises Inc. launched several new flavors of Bomb Pop, broadening its appeal and market reach.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2015</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>60th Anniversary Celebration</div><div class='timeline-text'>For the 60th anniversary of the Bomb Pop, Wells Enterprises Inc. launched a special edition popsicle and held nationwide events.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2017</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>National Bomb Pop Day Established</div><div class='timeline-text'>Wells Enterprises Inc. announces June 27 as National Bomb Pop Day to honor the beloved summertime treat and its history.</div></div></div>

How to Celebrate National Bomb Pop Day

<div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>1</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Create your own bomb pop</h3><p class='facts-text'>Use a bomb pop mold to recreate a favorite childhood treat at home. You can experiment with different flavors, just make sure to stick to the iconic red, white and blue color layers.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>2</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Throw a bomb pop party</h3><p class='facts-text'>Invite friends over and have a bomb pop themed party. Decorate your party space with red, white and blue balloons, streamers and of course, plenty of bomb pops.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>3</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Have a bomb pop eating contest</h3><p class='facts-text'>See who can eat a bomb pop fastest! This makes for a super fun event – just be prepared for some brain freeze!</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>4</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Create bomb pop inspired food and drink</h3><p class='facts-text'>Take the bomb pop theme further by preparing food and drinks inspired by its flavors. A cherry-lime-blue raspberry cocktail or mocktail, perhaps? Or how about cupcakes decorated in the colors of a bomb pop?</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-header'><h3 class='facts-number'>5</h3></div><div class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Dress in bomb pop colors</h3><p class='facts-text'>Show your spirit for the day by wearing red, white and blue. You can be as subtle or as outlandish as you want. Even a touch of these colors in your accessories would do.</p></div></div>

Why We Love National Bomb Pop Day

<div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>A</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It's nostalgic</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>National Bomb Pop Day takes us back in time with this favorite childhood treat. There's an irresistible joy and nostalgia that comes from the sight and taste of Bomb Pops. It allows us to rekindle old memories and make new ones all at once.</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>B</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It's a delightful summer treat</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Bomb Pops are an excellent way to beat summertime heat. These distinctive red, white, and blue popsicles are not only visually enjoyable but also a burst of cold, fruity flavors that offers a pleasing relief on warm, sunny days.</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>C</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It brings creativity and fun</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>From DIY Bomb Pop creations to themed parties and eating contests, National Bomb Pop Day provides ample opportunities for creative fun. Wearing Bomb Pop colors or creating themed food and drinks further enhances the amusement. This day promotes bonding times with an added element of playful, lighthearted enjoyment.</p></div></div>

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