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Stark11: 11 Places to Enjoy Chocolate in Stark County

March 27, 2020- Are you a fan of dark chocolate or milk chocolate? Caramel filled or peanut cluster? Chocolate ice cream anyone or are you more of a chocolate covered popcorn fan? You have the cravings and we have the delicious CHOCOLATE here in Stark County!

Many local candy makers are going above & beyond to make sure joy is being spread during COVID-19. See notes for each business below their mention. 


1. Hartville Chocolate Factory offers an array of delicious sweet treats—but make sure you put in an order for Chocolate Covered Strawberries!


  • Easter 2020: Hartville Chocolate Factory is OPEN Friday 10am-6pm and Saturday 10am-5pm for all of your Easter needs. You are welcome to shop in the store or you can call and order what you want. They offer curbside pick-up, delivery and shipping outside of delivery area. They can even put together Easter baskets according to the specs you give us. Just tell us the age & gender of the recipients, their candy & chocolate preferences and the amount you wish to spend. Give them a day or two, and voila! Your basket will be ready for pickup! Call 330.877.1999 to place your order and check their Facebook page for pictures of candy selection.

2. Deliciously Different in Canal Fulton has amazing chocolate and your loved one will enjoy the Canal Mud!


  • Easter 2020: Deliciously Different is OPEN Monday -Friday 10AM-6PM and Sat 10AM-2PM. As one-person is only allowed in the shop at a time, pre-orders are encouraged and curbside pick-up is available. Call 330.854.4400 to place your order and check their Facebook page for pictures of candy selection. 

3. Heggy’s Chocolate and Nuts are a Canton classic—where you can go and pick each individual piece of candy! Those salted hard white peanuts sure taste good with chocolate, too!


  • Easter 2020: Heggy's Nut Shop is closed, but you can still shop their website, heggysnutshop.com for regular candy and nut options and of course, their Easter treats. Enjoy the $10.00 flat rate shipping and the convenience of having delicious candy and nuts shipped straight to your door. They are also offering a special of buy 3 fudge filled eggs, receive 1 FREE.

4. Located inside the Hartville MarketPlace & Flea Market, Chocolate Creations has all of your favorites, plus a variety of molded chocolate in every design you can imagine. Don't see your favorite combination? Don't worry, you can make your own chocolate bar, right on the spot! 


  • Easter 2020: While their store is closed, you can call in to order for pick-up or you can shop online at chocolatecreations.com to have it shipped right to your door. They have also come up with the most festive way to to celebrate candy & Easter: Easter Bunny Express April 6-10. They are currently taking pre-orders for The Easter Bunny to hand deliver a custom Easter Basket full of Locally Homemade Chocolates. Price includes basket filled with chocolates and photo op with Easter Bunny all from the comfort of your own home! Each basket is $30 (+ $5 delivery fee). They will deliver to any home within a 20-mile radius and allow families to take pictures with the Easter Bunny at no additional cost. Call 330.877.9700 to place your order for pick-up.

5. The aroma of fine chocolate and exquisite tasting samples awaits you Fannie May and Harry London Chocolate Factory at the 5,000-square foot retail store, the largest in the Midwest!


  • Easter 2020: Curbside service is available for your favorite Fannie May/Harry London Easter Candy 12PM-6PM Monday-Friday and 12PM-5PM Saturday & Sunday. 

6. Chocolates by Erin in Massillon has mouthwatering old fashioned peanut brittle and their chocolate covered grapes are phenomenal!


  • Easter 2020: Chocolates by Erin is OPEN Monday -Friday 10AM-5PM and Sat 10AM-2PM. As a limited number of customers is only allowed in the shop at a time, pre-orders are encouraged and curbside pick-up is available. You can also shop online at chocolatesbyerin.com and have goodies shipped to your door. Call 330.809.0600 to place your order and check their Facebook page for pictures of candy selection. 

7. Northeast Ohio favorite, Malley's Chocolates, has landed here in Stark County! Stop at their retail store in North Canton to taste the quality confections made with the same special-recipe milk and dark chocolate they have been making for over 80 years! 


  • Easter 2020: While their retail stores are closed, you can shop online at malleys.com to have all your favorite goodies shipped to your door. All Easter orders being delivered within Ohio must be placed by Noon Tuesday, April 7th. 

8. Milk and Honey Candy and Soda Shoppe are a Canton tradition and local favorite. They feature an old-fashioned soda shop, restaurant, and gift shop that carries their delicious homemade chocolates and confections. You will not be leaving without a chocolate sundae!


  • Easter 2020: Milk and Honey is OPEN 11AM-8:30PM for all your Easter candy and carry-out food and ice cream. Curbside pick-up is available or your candy can be shipped to your home. Call 330.492.5884 to place your order and check their Facebook page for pictures of candy selection. 

9. Anastasiades Exclusive Chocolates are known for their chocolate covered strawberries at their locally owned chocolate store in North Canton since 1984. They believe that anything tastes better dipped in chocolate!


  • Easter 2020: Anastasiades is OPEN Monday-Friday 10am-6pm & Saturday 10am-5pm. As a limited number of customers is only allowed in the shop at a time, pre-orders are encouraged and curbside pick-up is available. You can also shop online at anastasiadeschocolates.com and have goodies shipped to your door. Call 330.494.5500 to place your order and check their Facebook page for specials.

10. After Harry London Chocolates was sold in 2003 (originally created by his grandfather, Harry A. London), Joe Waggoner made the decision to independently carry on the family tradition by opening Waggoner Chocolates in the original family factory. It has now become a staple to the community in North Canton!


  • Easter 2020: Waggoner Chocolates is OPEN Monday-Friday 9am-5pm & Saturday 10am-5pm. You can also shop online at waggonerchocolates.com and have goodies shipped to your door. Call 330.433.1834 to place an order over the phone.

11. Chocolate covered popcorn—that’s right Nom Nom Popcorn Company offers over 70 flavors of popcorn—many of which have chocolate drizzled all over them! They even offer a sampler pack called Chocolate Therapy! 


  • Easter 2020Carry-out is available during the following business hours at each location. Delivery is FREE to your home for popcorn and cupcakes.

    • Jackson Location (330.818.1666) 4PM-8PM Monday-Thursday, 4PM-9PM Friday, 10AM-9PM Saturday, 12PM-7PM Sunday.
    • Belden Location (330.705.2560) 12PM-6PM Monday, 12PM-7PM Tuesday-Thursday, 12PM-8PM Friday, 10AM-7PM Saturday, 12PM-6PM Sunday.
    • Washington Square Location (330.880.6670) 12PM-7PM Thursday, 12PM-8PM Friday, and 11AM-7PM Saturday. 

Allison Rowe

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Allison Rowe is the Marketing Coordinator for Visit Canton.  She enjoys shopping, spending time with friends & family, going to concerts, and watching football!  Allison can be found trying new restaurants, exploring museums, and hanging out at Canton First Fridays. Have an update or comment about the blog? Reach out at allisonr@visitcanton.com

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