Meet The Team

chocolate and candy making team in Lafayette Indiana Kathy Ian and Andrew

Kathy’s Kandies is locally renowned for homemade chocolates and other confections. Kathy’s serves up fresh truffles, peppermint bark, turtles, peanut butter cups, chocolate covered cherries, chocolate covered pretzels and more. Kathy and her team are behind this amazing chocolate shop. Learn more about us...


Give your taste buds an experience they will never forget, a trip to Kathy’s Kandies.

Kathy’s candy is homemade, right within her kitchen in downtown Lafayette Indiana. Kathy bakes a wide variety of treats in both regular and sugar-free versions.

Do you love delicious chocolate truffles? She has 12 scrumptious choices. How about rock candy? Your sweet tooth will love all 32 flavors, including 9 sugar-free ones.

Kathy’s Kandies has so many fabulous treats to choose from, you’ll have a tough time deciding between: fudge, chocolate covered nuts or fruit, crème filled chocolates, bark, pastries, and much more.

Or you could decide not to choose at all, and have a decadent chocolate party right here at Kathy's, and get a little bit of everything.

Graduation 2017

Don't forget to order your cake balls for your graduation party.  We also can make you chocolate mints, graduation caps or diplomas, in your school colors.  Don't want to have the open house at your place?  Come in and check our party room.  Dates are filling up quick.  


Don't forget to order your chocolate covered strawberries for Valentine's Day.  We will also have some strawberries made up for,, deliveries on the 13th and 14th.(while supplies last) Hungryboiler orders will be first come, first served. Once they are gone...........they're gone. 

Small Business Saturday


Operation Trick or Treat

OPERATION TRICK OR TREAT.  Saturday, October 29th 4:30-6:15 p.m. Begin at 11th street & work down to the Depot for 6:30 costume judging contest.  HOPE TO SEE LOTS OF GHOULS AND GOBLINS

Labor Day

To allow our employees to enjoy their day, we will be closed on Labor Day. Be sure to stop in and get all the goodies you need for the weekend.  We will be back to normal hours on Tuesday, September 6th.  Hope you all enjoy your long weekend.  

Coming soon is a party room!!!

Coming soon: Kathy's Kandies Party Room.  We are excited to soon be able to offer our party room for business meetings, children and adult birthday parties, wedding or baby showers, and also be able to accommodate even more people for our chocolate fondue parties.  Keep checking the website and our Facebook page for updates.

Mothers Day

Let us help you stay moms favorite or become the new favorite.  Stop in and pick her up some chocolate or popcorn or both.  She will love you more then your siblings for sure.                            

Come in and try our new popcorn flavors!!!

We have a few new popcorn flavors.  Blueberry, Red Velvet, Sea Salt and Chocolate, and Chocolate and Marshmallow.  They have been flying off the shelf so you better hurry in and try one or two or three.  

Hop in and check out our Easter chocolate!!!

Easter is near and we have all your favorites.  Hop in and check out all the chocolates.  We have solid bunnies and lambs as well as filled eggs and as always our many chocolate suckers.  Better hurry before the bunny gets here and wipes us out.  

St. Patricks Day!!!

It's that time of year for Irish Potato Candy.  This is the only time of year we have these so be sure to stop in and get yours.  What is Irish Potato Candy?  It is a delicious mix of cream cheese, powdered sugar, and coconut rolled in cinnamon.  YUMMY!!

Let us help make your next occasion extra special

Check out our cheese cake page.  We have several different cakes to choose from to help make your special occasion even sweeter.  We just ask that you give us a weeks notice on cheese cakes.  These are the same cheese cakes that we make for Lafayette Brewing Company. Always a crowd favorite.   

Don't forget your sweetie this February!!

Don't forget to come get your sweet some sweets.  We are taking orders for chocolate covered strawberries and our fondue for 2.  Call the store for more information. 

Thank you!

A big thank you to all our customers who helped make 2015 one of our best years ever.  We really do enjoy what we do and it is obvious you all enjoy it as well.  

Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is November 28th.  Please remember to shop local and shop small this holiday season.  

May the force be with you

We have Star Wars cookies.  The force got to us and we had to obey it.  We have Chewbacca, Yoda, Darth Vader, and a few others.  We used our chocolate sugar cookie dough.  They look and taste awesome.  Come in to check them out. 


We have some chocolate turkey suckers and chocolate turkey place holders for your Thanksgiving dinner or party.  Be sure to stop by the store and check them out.  We also can help you put together an awesome gift for your hostess. 

More fall favorites!

we have our caramel apples out.  They are going quick so you'd better hurry.  We also put out a couple new items today.  First is a milk or dark chocolate covered pretzel.  The second is a caramel stuffed milk or dark chocolate pretzel.  Perfect for a snack on the go.  Stop in and check them out.  


Happy fall y'all!!  Come in for a pumpkin pie shake, smoothie, soda or latte.  We also have pumpkin whoopie pies.  Check it out. 

Celebrate our 15th year in business with us

Come celebrate our 15th year in business with us Friday, Septemeber 5th from 11am to 1pm.  K105 will be here and you can pop a balloon and win a prize. Of course we also will have food.  

Kathy finally gets to take a vacation

Well it finally happened.  We are letting, Kathy take a short vacation.  Because our fearless leader will be gone our store hours will be slightly different from 08/27/15 to 09/02/15.  

Temporary Store Hours

Thursday 10am to 8pm

Friday 10am to 10pm

Saturday 10am to 10pm


Monday 10am to 8pm

Tuesday 10am to 8pm

Wednesday 10am to 8pm


                    We have everything you need for your football parties.  Come in and check out our Colts and Bears football themed chocolate.  We also have chocolate pizzas and team sixlets.  

Ice cream, smoothies, and shakes. Oh my!

Ice cream, smoothies, and shakes.........Oh my.  We have several ice cream options for you to choose from.  Come in and cool off with us.

Back To School Treat

Celebrate the return of school with a fondue party.  Bring the kids in or meet with the other happy moms.  

Get your family movie night supplies from Kathy's

We have everything you need for your family movie night.  As well as our delicious chocolates we also have several different popcorn flavors and old fashioned soda pop.  Stop in and we will make sure your movie night is a success.  


We are now partnering with Hungry Boiler for home delivery!!!

Have you ever been sitting at home and wished you could get some of Kathy's chocolates without having to leave your house? Well now you can.  We have partnered with Hungry Boiler for home deliveries.  Look for the link on this site.  

Happy Fourth of July

Wishing everyone a safe and happy Fourth. 


 Don't forget to come in and get all your Fourth of July cookout sweets.  Chocolate pizzas, red, white & blue sixlets, s'more bars and much more.  Happy Birthday America!!!


6 more days till fathers day.  Pop in and get your pop some sweets.  He's sick of ties, trust us. 


Forget the tie.  Dad likes chocolate too!! Come in to check out our chocolate pizzas, flavored popcorn, and other goodies.  We also have a large selection of old time bottled soda.  If you know what dad likes we can also make him a personalized box of chocolates.

We have everything you need for your graduation party

Looking for something different for your graduation party?  We have chocolate sixlet pizzas, chocolate mints, and cake balls that can be custom made to match your school colors.  What about a popcorn bar?  We have some unique ideas for your graduate.  

Hippity Hoppity Easters on its way!!!!

Make sure you come get all your Easter candy before that bunny gets here and takes it all.  Suckers, solid bunnies, solid lambs, filled eggs, and more.  Like any family........we even have a few black sheep. 

St. Patty's Day is on the way...

We're getting ready.  Someone needs to buy these last two Dancing Hats.  Check it out.  It's real cute. 

Book Kathy's Kandies for your next party or gathering...

Oh,'s true. We really do have the best ‪#‎chocolate‬ ‪#‎parties‬. Baby shower? Bridal shower? Birthday party? Just because? We do that.

This was a really nice group of people. They drove 2 hours from just outside Ft. Wayne to have their baby shower here. Pretty awesome, huh?

Need a special gift?

Need a special gift for a special occasion?  We have you covered.  Give us a call (765-429-5176) or drop in to talk to us about all of your options.


Grumpy Cat!

We've got these awesome keychain/lanyards plus the official Grumpy Cat plush from Gund.

Beer Popcorn?

Kathys flavored popcorn, popcorn flavored with beer from Lafayette Brewing Co

Be one of the first to try Kathy's Original Gourmet Hopcorn!!!
We took this brand spanking new product to Beers Across The Wabash and we couldn't make it fast enough.  Featuring a selection made from Lafayette Brewing Co.'s finest beers, this is an original Indiana classic in the making...don't get left out!

Kathy's Kandies Cell Phone Policy

Just a friendly reminder...
Please don't be offended,  but Kathy's Kandies is a CELL PHONE FREE ENVIRONMENT.  
As a courtesy to us and our patrons, please step outside to use your phone.  
Thanks for being hip.