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.