Candy Bar

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Thursday February 7

7:00 PM  –  10:00 PM

Candy Bar

February 7, 2019, 7-10pm

History Museum

$15 for members

$20 pre-registration, $25 at the door

$60 for member package

$65 for the 2019 event package

Adults 21+ only, ID required


Learn about Washington State history by tasting sweets! Try dessert delicacies and learn from confectioners about the histories of our state's most well-known treats. From Aplets and Cotlets to Almond Roca, Washington's candy history is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. 


Admission includes four taster drink tickets. Three Magnets Brewing Co. will be on hand pouring fresh craft brew from the tap. Washington wines from Chateau Ste. Michelle and soda are also available. Just imagine, Washington State's own beers and wines paired especially with its local sweets!


Love our History After Hours events?! Buy an event package and receive a special discounted rate to all four of our 2019 History After Hours programs! At $65 for all four, you save $15!* Are you a member who likes to plan ahead? Get your Member History After Hour package for $60!*

  • February 7 - Candy Bar - History with a sweet tooth
  • May 9 - (In)Famous Washington - Stories of the renowned and infamous characters from our state's history
  • October 10 - Washington in Spaaace! - Exploring Washington's role in space missions, moon rocks, and yes, lunar rovers
  • December 5 - Bootleggers' Ball - The History Museum becomes a prohibition era speakeasy

*No refunds if you can't make it, but feel free to share a ticket to an event you can't attend with a friend!