Gifford’s Ice Cream Stands Open Friday 

If you’re ready for spring, you’re probably ready for some ice cream, too. Gifford’s ice cream stands open for the season on Friday.Gifford’s has locations in Auburn, Bangor, Farmington, Skowhegan, and Waterville.If you’re going to head down, plan some time to do it. On past years, the lines have been long on opening day.