The Candy Factory - Lexington, NC

Mouth-Watering Memories … and More!

Chosen #1 candy store in North Carolina by Food Network Magazine


Country antiques, collectibles and novelty items – all available for sale – encircle this vintage store. Gift tins and boxes of candy make wonderful gifts for any occasion and are available in the store, by phone or here on our website.Located under the red & white striped awning in the heart of historic Lexington, NC, The Candy Factory is a treasure trove for children of all ages – especially those with a sweet tooth. The Candy Factory is the delicious destination for nostalgic candies, chocolates, Red Bird peppermint puffs, stick candy, licorice, sugar-free hard candies and chocolates, and hundreds of old-fashioned candy favorites.  And don’t forget the fresh creamy fudge made right here in our store!

Children will find toys, stuffed animals and novelty items from yesteryear, birthday party favors and every imaginable candy from jelly beans, gum drops and root beer barrels to yogurt or chocolate-covered pretzels, candy buttons and wax lips.  To get an idea of the variety of candy we carry, check out your favorites in our Store, above.

The Candy Factory recaptures memories of a time when it was fun to spend your entire allowance on a trip to the candy store!