The Candy Bar
The Candy Bar At Put-in-Bay
The Put-in-Bay Candy Bar is a quaint, old-time feel candy store located on Delaware Avenue in downtown Put-in-Bay. It offers everything from your childhood favorite hard to find candies to today’s modern confections. Lemonheads, Red Hots, Laffy Taffy and more! Stop in, shop and explore this old-time island favorite.
The Put-in-Bay Candy Bar Particulars
Novelty candy, chocolates, taffy, cotton candy and many more of your childhood favorites fill the shelves. They also specialize in chocolate! Anything you could possibly think of, such as bacon, Oreos and fruit, they dip in chocolate! There is even an ice cream shop located inside the Candy Bar, they hand scoop your favorites, such as cones, Sundries, and even banana splits! Island favorites like chocolate and strawberry are on hand as well as one of their gourmet flavors like Blueberry or Strawberry Cheesecake! Get your ice cream on and then head out to the outside patio and enjoy.
The island favorite and one of Candy Bar’s specialties is their mouthwatering fudge. A delicious array of flavors is available by the pound and you will have to take some home for friends. You also don’t want to miss the self-serve cotton candy machine. Kids and adults love making their own cotton candy! Stop in and see what new favorite sweets and treats they have come up with this season!
Candy Bar Location
Put in Bay Candy Bar’s location is perfect for family fun and adventure! The iconic Kimberly’s Carousel is Located right next door, and DeRivera Park is just across the street. Kids and groups of friends meet here in large numbers. Kimberly’s Carousel is one of the few authentic Merry Go Round nostalgic rides left in this part of the country, complete with wooden animals painted by hand. Don’t forget to ride the local island favorite animals, Petey the Perch.
Also surrounding the shop and the best way to get around the island are several bike and golf cart rental options. Delaware Cart, Bike, and Moped Rentals offer great rates and the best service! The fastest way to the Bay, the Jet Express Ferry, is right up to the street and is the only Put-in-bay Ferry to run late into the evening. The Jet Express is right up the street and helps makes coming over to Put-In-Bay, a splendid fun filled day-trip. With so many things to do, it is always best to spend a night or two, or the whole summer instead!
Nearby Put-in-Bay Things To See
Other Put-in-Bay attractions that are close by include Perry’s Victory & Peace Memorial, a 352-foot column rising into the air above the island. This everlasting peace symbol is a monument to those who fought in the War of 1812. Take a trip to the observation deck and see the breathtaking views of Lake Erie and the surrounding islands. On a clear day, you can even see Canada. In the mood for a little shopping? the Misty Bay Boutique is just a short walk away where you will find modern fashions and the Del Sol shop where everything changes color under the sun!
Looking for a hearty breakfast? The Village Bakery and Cafe is a great spot. Get your day going with one of their delicious egg sandwiches or grab a fresh pastry, or better yet, get a box of pastries. Their freshly brewed coffee is some of the freshest sought after on the island.
The Boathouse Bar and Grill is always a must stop when you’re on the island. They serve up some delicious appetizers and mouthwatering sandwiches all summer long. So, grab a drink and sit back and listen to live entertainment while watching the This is one of the best places to grab a drink and enjoy live entertainment. The great views and music keep this bar lively into the wee hours.
Before heading out for the day, fill up on all kinds of delicious candy from The Candy Bar and go for a golf cart or bike ride along the Put-in-Bay shoreline. Better yet, at the end of a fun-filled day, stop by and enjoy one of their super sweet daily made treats. Delicious warm summers are always found on Put-in-Bay.