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CANDYTOPIA OFFICIALLY OPENS IN DALLAS

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 04: A detail shot of Candytopia Dallas at The Hill on April 4, 2019 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images for Candytopia)

Colossal Candy Creations, Flying Unicorn Pigs and Marshmallow Tsunamis Have Invaded Texas

Candytopia, the candy-coated experiential adventure that has delighted over half a million guests across the country, has officially opened the doors of its newest location in Dallas for a limited-run event.

Candytopia features over a dozen rooms and environments with larger-than-life interactive art installations and full sensory experiences. The marshmallowy mini-theme park launched in 2018 in Santa Monica and just wrapped successful runs in San Francisco near Union Square, New York in Midtown Manhattan, and the recently launched locations in Atlanta and Minneapolis-St. Paul at Mall of America. The new location at Dallas marks Candytopia’s continued success in attracting guests of all ages to top retail centers. All Candytopia locations have attracted long lines with tickets selling out quickly.

Candytopia Dallas features the most popular attractions from its previous locations along with new Minneapolis-inspired elements unique to this location that will thrill locals and visitors alike. Candytopia Dallas features a marshmallow pool along with Kraft Jet-Puffed marshmallow samples; an underwater-themed wonderland filled with fantastical candy covered sea creatures; a rainbow-filled room with flying unicorn pigs, confetti explosions galore, Trolli Twisted Sour Brite gummy samples and sweets from Black Forest. New to this location, unique Dallas elements include a Dallas Cowboys helmet, Big Tex, a bull and many more sweet surprises.

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WHAT:

For anyone who’s ever dreamed of scoring a Golden Ticket or nibbling their way through Candyland, Candytopia transports guests to an imaginative confectionery wonderland with a one-of-a-kind immersive experience. 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, Hilary Duff and Alessandra Ambrosio. Guests are treated to candy samples throughout the entire experience including sours and gummies, chocolate treats, nostalgic favorites, and many sweet surprises.

Candytopia Dallas features the most popular attractions from its previous locations along with new Minneapolis-inspired elements unique to this location that will thrill locals and visitors alike. Candytopia Dallas features a marshmallow pool along with Kraft Jet-Puffed marshmallow samples; an underwater-themed wonderland filled with fantastical candy covered sea creatures; a rainbow-filled room with flying unicorn pigs, confetti explosions galore, Trolli Twisted Sour Brite gummy samples and sweets from Black Forest. New to this location, unique Dallas  elements include a Dallas Cowboys helmet, Big Tex, a bull and many more sweet surprises.

WHEN:

Candytopia Dallas is now open at The Hill (The Hill, 8021 Walnut Hill Ln #2000). Tickets must be purchased in advance and are expected to sell out quickly. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit https://www.candytopia.com.

WHO:

Candytopia is a peek inside the sweet and twisted world of famed global 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.

TICKET PRICES:

Adults: $30

Kids (4-12): $23

Kids (3 and under): Free

HOURS:
Monday-Saturday:  10:00 AM – 8:30 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 8:30 PM

For more information, visit Candytopia.com or follow along on social media:

Instagram: @TheCandytopia

Facebook: http://facebook.com/thecandytopia

Twitter: @TheCandytopia

Snapchat: TheCandytopia

Official hashtag: #Candytopia

ABOUT 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 and Minneapolis-St. Paul at Mall of America, with additional cities to be announced soon. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit https://www.candytopia.com

ABOUT THE HILL:

The Hill is a modern mixed-use retail and restaurant development located at Walnut Hill Lane and North Central Expressway in Dallas. The Hill is owned by an affiliate of CAPREF Manager, LLC, which manages a private equity fund comprising assets valued in excess of $1.2 billion and encompasses a portfolio of 5.8 million square feet of retail and mixed-use properties across the United States.

 

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