It's suppose to be spring, but the snow's still flying around, and it seems like the warmer weather is a long way away. So when you feel like there's no end to winter in sight, just check out this list of when some of your favorite ice cream shops will be re-opening — it's not so far away!

I know it's a little weird to talk about ice cream in the middle of another Nor'Easter, but believe it or not, the hot weather will be here before you know it. That's when you're going to want to sink your teeth into something cool and refreshing.

Let's take a look at some of the most popular ice cream shops in the area that just opened up for the season recently or will be re-opening soon:

Ferris Acres Creamery in Newtown, CT.

Rich Farm Ice Cream Shop in Oxford, CT. 

Joe's Dairy Bar and Grill in Hopewell Junction.

Popey's Ice Cream Shoppe in Morris, CT.

Denmo's Snack & Dairy in Southbury, CT.

Rita's Ice & Custard in Bethel, CT.

So as you can see, a few of these popular ice cream shops just opened for the season, and a few others will be opening soon. Now all we need is some warmer, nicer weather so we can all enjoy one of our summertime guilty pleasures.

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