Commonly asked Questions and Answers


Q: What is the minimum guests I can have at my event?

A:75 guests is our new miniumum. Any left over candy you keep There is no maximum.


Q: How soon do I need to notify TJ's Candy Buffets to book my event?

A: Preferably, 2-3 weeks before the event to give us time to order your candy. We have been able to provide a candy buffet in three days, so anything is possible.


Q: How much do I need to give as a deposit to save my date?

A: A $200 retainer fee is requested at the time of signing the Agreement/Contract. The $200 will be deducted from the final invoice. We would meet one time before the event to view samples of decor and go over colors. We would schedule a meeting at a Panera between your location and Elgin. Credit Cards are accepted.

Q: Can I book my candy buffet without having a meeting?

A: Yes. I can email you the contract, you can fill it out and return it with a check, or you can fill out the form and email it back and I can take deposit by phone.


Q: What suburbs of Chicago do you serve?

Serving suburbs of Chicago: Buffalo Grove, Naperville, Lincolnshire, Claredon Hills, Long Grove,Hillsdale, South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, Streamwood, Itasca, Kildeer, Wilmette, Northbrook, Oak Brook, Vernon Hills, Glencoe, Libertyville,Kenilworth, Tower Lakes,Evanston, Glenview, Lisle, Deerfield, Wheaton, Addison, Highland Park, Lagrange, Chicago, Lake forest, Deer Park, Willowbrook, Elmhurst, Lake Z├╝rich, North Barrington, Pingree Grove, Elgin, Sourh Elgin, St. Charles, Geneva, Galena, Hawthorn Woods, Hoffman Estates, Dundee, West Dundee, Lincolnwood, Arlington Heights, Northfield, Palatine, Downers Grove, Inverness, River forest, Skokie, Burr Ridge, Lake Barrington, Flossmoor, Warrenville, Grayslake, Mount Prospect, Homewood, Darien, Gurnee, Woodbridge, Lagrange, Morton Grove, Lakewood, Campton Hills, Batavia, Barrington Hills, Oakbrook Terrace, Park Ridge, Mundelein, Orland Park, Oak Lawn, Lombard, Roselle, Westmont, Gilbert, Lindenhurst, Hanover Park, Carol Stream, Winfield, Fox River Grove, Frankford, Bartlett, Brookfield, Wayne, Rolling Meadows, Plainfield, Elk Grove Village, Crystal Lake, Lake Villa, Prospect Heights, Des Plaines, Cary, Countryside, Forest Lake, Algonquin, Villa Park, Knollwood, Prairie Grove, Sugar Grove, Wauconda, Sleepy Hollow, Wheeling, Palos Heights, Rolling Meadows, Evergreen Park, Lake in the Hills, Willow Springs, Shorewood, New Lennix, Lamont, Bloomingdale, Huntley, Algonquin,  Orland Park, Bannonckburn, Oakwood Hills, Glendale Heights, Glen Ellyn, Harwood Heights, Yorkville, Aurora, Niles, Volo, Round Lake, Norridge, Elburn , Buffalo Grove, Lindenhurst, Manooka, West Chicago, Woodstock, Island Lake, Alsip, Fox Lake, Beach park,  McHenry, Rosemont, Round Lake Beach, Winnetka, Wilmette, Lake Geneva, WI.