If you have a sweet tooth, Destin and 30A have everything you need when it comes to candy! There’s a wide variety of specialty candy shops in Destin and 30A you’ll need to visit the next time you’re in town. Check out the list below to make a top beach stop for kids of all ages!

1. The Candymaker Store

The Candymaker Store is a fun Emerald Coast candy shop. Stop by one of their local locations in Destin(largest store), Sandestin, Grayton Beach, or PCB to enjoy homemade pralines, taffy, chocolates, and fudge. They even have special white chocolate dipped dog treats for your furry friends!


Located in Destin Commons, IT'SUGAR is a trendy candy store specializing in innovative sweets, fun novelty gifts, and giant candy. It is a land of make believe come true for the stylish and young at heart; an ultra chic, super sweet candy-land adventure.

2. Sugarland Candy & Ice Cream

Sugarland Candy & Ice Cream is an adorable little candy shop across the street from HarborWalk Village near McGuire’s Irish Pub. Destin's top spot to satisfy your sweet tooth! Featuring ice cream, gourmet popcorn, locally roasted coffee, chocolate truffles, and a wide variety of candies!

4. Sunrise Candy and Ice Cream

A feel good, old school ice cream and candy shop with an awesome arcade. The kids spot on 30A! Located in Gulf Place!

5. The Candy Bar

A great candy shop with nostalgic, weird, and one-of-a-kind candies, located directly on Scenic 30A in WaterColor.

6. The Sugar Shack

Sugar Shak is every kid’s dream come true: Newest of the new and old school candy all tucked into a little corner across from the Post Office not far off the beach. Ice cream, shaved ice, cotton candy, just to name a few.

With so many candy shops around Destin and 30A, it’s easy to satisfy your sweet tooth! Sample some now, and make sure to bring some home too!

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