FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is a candy buffet?
A candy buffet is a themed display of candy that is designed to complement the color scheme and theme of your event. Adding beautiful backdrops and Sweet decor for weddings, parties and events.
Why should I include a candy buffet at my event?
Candy buffets are unique! All our candy tables are customized which creates the wow factor at your event. A candy buffet makes your event fun, and memorable. What a great way to provide your guests with an exciting, interactive table. It makes the perfect favor for any event!
Why shouldn’t I just do this myself?
Most people who have tackled a candy buffet on their own spend the same amount or more money than if they hired a professional. If you create your own candy buffet, you will need to purchase specialty glassware (at least 8 pieces), table accessories to make your display attractive, ribbons, candy scoops, candy bags, containers, bubble wrap or packaging for transport to your event location and the candy itself. You will invest hours canvassing the stores for your supplies, researching candy prices, designing and practicing the set up of your display. Then you will have to bring your supplies back and forth to the venue. Setting up your display and cleaning it up takes time. Who wants to be worried of who is going to help you when you need to do other things. We specialize in candy & dessert stations for all events. Enjoy your event and let us handle the details.
What happens next?
Please give us a call at (954) 325-6850. We will be happy to set up an appointment with you to discuss your custom candy station.
What happens the day of the event?
If your event is at a venue, we will have already contacted your coordinator to discuss our needs. The day of the event, we will set up your custom candy buffet before your guests arrive. It will be a one-of-a-kind display! At the end of the event, we will return to pack up and clean up while you relax. If you would like a candy buffet server to assist your guests, we will be happy to provide one for you one with white glove service at the rate of $25/hr.
What kinds of candy do you offer?
We offer a huge selection of candies in all colors We also offer desserts, popcorn, cookies,donuts and s’more’s.
Who sets the candy buffet up?
We handle everything! Design, set-up, filling containers, arrangement, and break-down.
Is a candy buffet cost-effective?
Absolutely. Consider the expense of ordinary party favor. A lot of them are thrown away. A candy or dessert table creates a stunning display while providing a personalized lasting impression.
Do you provide an attendant to assist with the candy distribution?
Yes, for an additional fee you can have a professional candy attendant to help with your candy buffet.
What about left-over candy?
We’ll package up any extras so you can sample your sweets well after the occasion.
How long will I have the candy buffet for my event?
Till the end! Our candy buffet is yours for the entirety of your event. We make all the arrangements for packing up your candy buffet following the party.
What are the table & linen requirements?
We ask for your venue to provide a 6 or 8 foot table. I if you are having special tablecloths we ask that you don’t forget the candy/desset table. We can provide basic table linens.
What happens if a container is broken?
We have a beautiful and distinct collection of quality glassware. Should something be broken or missing you will be responsible for the cost of replacement. A credit card deposit is kept for the purpose of protection until all items are recovered from your event. Please note this part of your agreement/contract.
Do you provide the decorations for around the Candy Buffet?
The candy buffet itself is a stylish display. Your candy stylist will discuss options for decorating your table should you wish to add flowers, flair and personal touches. We do add a few props to your table. We make sure your table is given the wow factor.
What areas do you service?
We service the South Florida area including Miami, Broward, and West Palm Beach counties. We can travel further for an additional fee.
Do I need to sign anything or make a deposit?
Yes, Sweet Servings will have your contract ready for you. There is a $25.00 save the date form. Once your contract is signed a 50% deposit is required. Remaining 50% balance must be paid in full 15 days in advance of event. Payment plans and options can be provided upon request. Any event reserved less than 30 days from event date will require 100% payment immediately upon invoicing.
Do I get to choose my own theme and color scheme?
Of course! We love to create and design tables based on our clients needs cost and theme. We try really hard to stay within your budget. You will be able to choose colors, candies, themes and creative elements to completely customize your candy buffet.
I want a candy buffet for my event! Who do I contact?
Send us an email with your name, event date, occasion, number of guests, and budget and we will have one of our consultants contact you asap! Or call us today to inquire about your candy buffet!