March 1st brings the unofficial start of spring! What better way to ring in the new season than with a refreshing Lemon Burst. Perfectly flavored, and ideal for all your spring events, Lemon Burst Pretzel Mix will become your new go to spring candy!
This Friday, Saturday and Sunday (3/1-3/3) get 25% off wrapped and unwrapped flavored mixes. This includes: Lemon Burst Peanut Crunch Espresso Jolt Peppermint Blast Use discount code 25WEEKEND at checkout. Rocking Chair Mix is NOT included in the sale.
With chocolate of course! The Valentine's Day tradition of giving candy began in the mid-1800s, however the tradition of getting young men and women of marrying age together during mid-winter pre-dates Christianity. The day gets its name from the Christian Saint Valentine, who was imprisoned for performing illegal marriages. Before his death, he wrote a letter to his love and signed it "Your Valentine". He was executed on February 14, 269(A.D.) and sainted several hundred years later. The Victorians, who tended to be rather prudish, didn't like the idea of a day for lovers, so they introduced the baby Cupid...
Red Rocker Candy will close at 4pm on Christmas Eve and reopen at 10:00am on Wednesday, January 2nd. This week of rest gives our employees and candy makers a well deserved break to spend with family and friends over the holidays. Any online orders placed during that week will ship the week of January 2nd. A huge thanks to all of you for supporting us in 2018! We are excited to come back in the new year and continue making the candy you love!
When you're driving down 64 east of Charlottesville, keep an eye on the VDOT road signs. Red Rocker Candy is an official Virginia Attraction off of exit 136. Be sure to exit and make your way to the factory to sample everything you see on the website, plus extras that are only carried in store. We have all the gifts you need to make everyone on your list happy, and don't forget to pick up something for yourself!