How Sweet It Is: Top 5 Candy Shops in Myrtle Beach

Have a sweet tooth? This is the place to be for confections. From fudge to nostalgic candies, Grand Strand candy shops cater to your sweet spot.

Candy’s a big part of holidays and celebrations — and a trip to Myrtle Beach feels like both.

Some places serve ice cream or other desserts, too. Candy joints are all over the Grand Strand so that you can go from calabash shrimp to candy gummies in no time flat.

Sweet Spots for Candy on the Grand Strand

1. Sugar Life

This store has high ceilings, to hold even more colorful candies. You’ll find great customer service and amazing choices, including ice cream. There are sweet souvenirs, such as T-shirts, hoodies, water bottles, and more.

Pro tip: Try the Berries and Beach ice cream. A taste of Myrtle!


Indulge in old-time favorites, gargantuan gummy bears, and novelty gifts. If you like sugar, this is IT … they have everything, including by-the-pound bulk. Diets can start tomorrow, after all.

Pro tip: Let the kids pick a small bag of the candy of their choice, then share it with the family. IT’SUGAR stocks the classic candy you loved as a kid.

candy store assortment


It’s a short walk from SkyWheel. You decide whether to pick up the sweets before or after the ride. The saltwater taffy here is better than anywhere. Try it to see for yourself. It’s a sugar lover’s paradise.

Pro tip: Visit the Candy Martini Bar. You’ll need reservations, but what an experience!

4. Wee-R-Sweetz

This shop also features sweet staff members and the best gourmet candy apples around. Their custom gift baskets are perfect for any occasion and will spoil the recipient. They make their own chocolate and fudge here.

Pro tip: Come check out the candy-making process. You’ll feel like a kid again.

candy assortment at the store

5. I Scream Candy

The family will love this sweet stop while at Broadway at the Beach, especially the rolled ice cream. You’ll feel like a kid in a candy store, guaranteed. They have such an impressive candy selection.

Pro tip: Try one of their ice cream creations. The super milkshakes live up to their name.

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