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Dairy Queen - A Story of Sweet Success

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 For more than 60 years, the Dairy Queen system's recipe for success has been simple. It's been a combination of hard-working people, like the Lipe Family, who own and operate the Dairy Queen Restaurants on Bryan Road at Highway 70.
  The phenomenal Dairy Queen story began with a 10 cent sale of a, then, unnamed product on August 4, 1938, in Kankakee, Illinois. A father and son in the mix plant business in Green River, Illinois, had been experimenting with a soft frozen dairy product for some time and through years of creative promotion, great service and delicious foods, the Dairy Queen
Restaurants are one of the largest fast food systems in the world with more than 5,900 restaurants in the United States, Canada and 20 foreign countries.  Although much has changed in the world and in the Dairy Queen system through the years, one constant has remained: Dairy Queen is still, and always will be, the place to find Little League teams celebrating a victory, business people on their lunch break and families taking time out to enjoy great food and soft serve treats. The Kipe Family continue the tradition in their Dairy Queen location that “satisfied customers lead to a successful restaurants” and are committed to the promise - "We Treat You Right."
  Be sure to clip the coupons above and enjoy a delicious Dairy Queen treat today!