Candytopia is Coming to Houston
Colossal Candy Creations, Flying Unicorn Pigs and Marshmallow Tsunamis to Invade Space City Beginning June 14
Candytopia, the candy-coated experiential adventure that has delighted over 750,000 guests across the country, is bringing its confectionery wonderland to the heart of Houston at The MARQ*E entertainment center (7620 Katy Fwy, Suite 360 Houston, TX 77024). The limited-run engagement will debut June 14.
Tickets are on sale to the general public at Candytopia.com. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are expected to sell out quickly.
Candytopia transports guests to an imaginative confectionery wonderland with a one-of-a-kind immersive experience. The marshmallowy mini-theme park launched in 2018 in Santa Monica and has traveled coast to coast, attracting long lines and rapid ticket sales for the touring attraction, with other locations currently operating in Atlanta and Dallas.
Candytopia Houston will feature the most popular attractions from its past locations along with new elements inspired by local culture and landmarks unique to this location.
DALLAS, TX – APRIL 04: A detail shot of Candytopia Dallas at The Hill. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images for Candytopia)
WHAT: Candytopia features more than one dozen rooms with larger-than-life interactive art installations and full sensory experiences. Guests are treated to candy samples throughout the entire experience including sours and gummies, chocolate treats, nostalgic favorites, and many sweet surprises. It has amassed a huge following among guests of all ages and A-list celebrities alike including Drew Barrymore, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Biel, Bruce Willis, Adam Sandler, Kevin Durant, Josh Duhamel, Christina Aguilera, James Corden, Wiz Khalifa, Usher, T.I., Hilary Duff, Alessandra Ambrosio and more.
WHO: Candytopia is a peek inside the sweet and twisted world of famed celebrity candy artist, Jackie Sorkin, and it was created in partnership with her co-founders, events, and production design expert Zac Hartog, CEO of ZH Productions, and retail veteran John Goodman.
- Adults: $28
- Kids (4-12): $20
- Children 3 and under: Free
To register for early ticket access, visit Candytopia.com or follow along on social media:
- Instagram: @TheCandytopia
- Facebook: www.facebook.com/thecandytopia
- Twitter: @TheCandytopia
- Snapchat: TheCandytopia
- Official hashtag: #Candytopia
For anyone who’s ever dreamed of scoring a Golden Ticket or nibbling their way through Candyland, Candytopia transports guests to an imaginative confectionary wonderland with a one-of-a-kind full sensory experience and welcomes people of all ages to explore their sweet tooth like never before. Candytopia was created by global candy artist Jackie Sorkin (star of TLC’s “Candy Queen”), events and production design expert Zac Hartog, and retail veteran John Goodman. Candytopia has drawn long lines and sold-out crowds during its limited run engagements in Santa Monica, New York, and San Francisco. In 2019, it has opened in Atlanta, Minneapolis-St. Paul at Mall of America, and Dallas, with additional cities to be announced soon. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.candytopia.com.
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