Think barrels overflowing with candy. A candy castle stares down at you, enormous and inviting. Gelato is ribboned into chilled containers inside the glass display case. Welcome to the Village Sweet Shoppe. Eat your fill and feel like a kid again!
The phrase “like a kid in a candy store” truly applies to visitor to this shop. Walk in intending to spend $10, and you most certainly will walk out having spent $20 or more. The Village offers 16 types of taffy, 21 kinds of Sixlets, Jelly Bellys galore, chocolates, cotton candy, Rice Krispies treats, candy apples and more.You’ll take a walk down memory lane with rainbow belts and candy cigarettes.
A Unique Big Bear Candy Store
This place isn’t just about the candy. How about bacon cotton candy? Yep, they sell it. How about a bacon scented mustache? Yep, they sell it. And it makes total sense when you think about it. Who doesn’t love the smell of bacon? Smack it on your upper lip and you can be breathing it in for hours.
Forget the candy necklace. How about a candy bra? Yep, they sell it. Walk in to buy your favorites, and you’ll always come out finding something new.
The unexpected favorite of this Big Bear candy store? Gelato. Visitors rave about it, which is the best after a long, hot day on the lake. The mango sorbetto and creme brûlée gelato are crowd favorites.
The Village Sweet Shoppe also sells a fun selection of toys and gag gifts, which will definitely keep you longer (and laughing) than you expected.
Village Sweet Shoppe