About National Candy Day
National Candy Day is a sweet way to celebrate all the different kinds of delicious candy eaten by people all over the world.
- Did you know? During World War II, American soldiers were given Tootsie Rolls in their rations because of the candy's ability to withstand all weather conditions.
- Did you know? The largest peanut butter cup ever made weighs 440 pounds!
- Did you know? Snickers is named after a horse.
- Did you know? Life Savers mints debuted in 1912 as a “summer candy:” a candy intended to withstand the heat of summer better than chocolate, which melts.
Other Observances on November 4th 2021
Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Men Make Dinner Day (Must Cook. No BBQ Allowed! :)