Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company 117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com
Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company
117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com

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It’s Another Candy Roundup { New Sweets Anoka Minnesota }

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Happy October! It’s starting to get busy around town in a way that can only happen when Halloween starts creeping into the Halloween Capital of the World. The kids are out painting the windows this week (yes, the STORE windows), the pumpkins are out in full force, and the decorations are being hung from the […]

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Candy and the Playground { Anoka Family Things to Do }

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Don’t know if it’s a summer thing…don’t know if it’s the times we live in…don’t know if it’s the times we often wished we lived in–but, simple fun makes us happier than most anything these days. :) There’s something about being a little candy shop, in an old building, on historic, downtown, Main Street that […]

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Homemade Butterfinger Recipe { Twin Cities Area Candy Shop }

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Here we are again, this summer vacation, with another idea to keep you busy. :) (Of course, we ALWAYS recommend swinging into the shop to say hi, find a great treat, and then going to enjoy all the fun shops on Anoka’s Main Street. Antiques, clothes, shoes, ice cream, flowers, artisan made goods, and so […]

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Most Sour in the World? { Anoka Minnesota Candy Shop }

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Well, kiddos…the new sour candy has shown up at Sweet River. It always seems to dominate our shelves during summer break. We also have a fresh shipment of what is, supposedly, the most sour candy in the world. Now, we know we’re not kids anymore, but, even as kids, this stuff would have scared us. […]

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Lemonade Stand Ideas { Twin Cities Minnesota Candy Shops }

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Hello hot, summery, June, days. :) Summer vacation, around the candy shop, is so fun; we see so many new faces throughout the day. We were just talking with some out our youngest friends about summer plans and they brought up that they were going to have a lemonade stand this summer. We got to […]

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Cotton Candy Puffy Painting { Candy Basket Delivery in Twin Cities }

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Hello and welcome to summer vacation, kids! It’s such a free feeling to be out of school for a bit, huh? We’ve seen a lot of new faces in the shop lately–lots of young faces. :) We <3 it! We’ve also packed up a couple of really cute candy baskets for delivery–graduation, congratulations and ‘good job’ gifts […]

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Why is it National Candy Month? { Candy Shop in MN }

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It’s June; welcome to National Candy Month! (Yeah, they have days, and months, for all kinds of random things–this though, well, this is one of the most important of all the random things, months. At least, in our opinion. :) )  The question that we had about this though, was why? Why is June, National […]

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It’s a New Candy Round Up! { Summer Places to Visit in Minnesota }

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Hello! Here we are, again, right before summer vacation! The shop is filling up with new candies and we’re loving the warmer weather, and longer days. We have recently switched to our new, summer, hours–we are now open until 5 during the week, and 4 on Saturday. We are also stocked with great boxes of […]

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Spring Break and Easter Ideas { Anoka Candy Blog }

New Easter Candy

Somehow, this year, the kids in the Anoka-Hennepin School District lucked out with an beautiful Spring break!  The weather actually feels like Spring out there. :)  (That didn’t seem to happen often when break was earlier in the year.)  I always think it’s funny how excited they are about getting out of school–but, by the […]

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The Candy is Coming! { Twin Cities, Halloween Events }

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With the first day of October this week, we welcome Halloween to Anoka!  When you set up shop in the Halloween Capital of the World–you better be ready to turn orange and black well before the 31st.  We just caught a glimpse of all of the events they have planned–parades, family events, pumpkin bowling, movie […]

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