DIY Ice Cream Cake - Kids Summer Fun Activity-18

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

This dessert recipe is SO easy to make and really tasty. Have the kids help with this ice cream cake recipe!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword dessert recipe for kids, ice cream dessert, summer dessert
Prep Time 20 minutes
Chill Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 225kcal
Author Jessica Burgess


  • 6 mini ice cream sandwiches
  • 2 cups ice cream of choice
  • 2 cups whipped cream

Ice Cream Toppings (optional):

  • sprinkles
  • chocolate syrup
  • chocolate chips


  • Line a loaf pan with wax paper
  • Line 3 ice cream sandwiches along the bottom. (The size of your loaf pan may cause the amount of ice cream sandwiches needed, vary.)
  • Top ice cream sandwiches with one cup of ice cream of choice.
  • Spread 1 cup of whipped cream on top of ice cream.
  • Repeat by layering another 3 ice cream sandwiches, 1 cup of ice cream and one cup of whipped cream.
  • Top with desired ice cream toppings.
  • Freeze for 1 hour.
  • Remove from freezer, and lift up cake out of loaf pan by lifting out the wax paper.
  • Slice ice cream sandwich cake into individual slices.
  • Serve immediately. Freeze any leftovers.


Serving: 1serving (1/6 cake) | Calories: 225kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 41mg | Sodium: 81mg | Potassium: 157mg | Sugar: 17g | Vitamin A: 410IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 105mg | Iron: 0.1mg