The Scooper Bowl has come a long way in its almost 30 years of existence. From modest beginnings to a wildly popular gathering in downtown Boston, the Scooper Bowl has raised almost $3 million in its 29th years.

The annual event, which allows Bostonians to taste ice cream from all over the country while helping raise money for the Jimmy Fund, continues to grow more and more every year.’s Chantel McCabe was on hand for the event. See her report in the video above.

The Scooper Bowl runs through Thursday, June 9. Click here for more information.