Vacationers with a sweet tooth will be well taken care of at the local candy and confectionery shops on the Outer Banks. Found in virtually every region from Corolla to Ocracoke, the sweet shops on the Outer Banks offer homemade fudge, saltwater taffy, and everything in between.
Swing by local favorites like the aptly named Scotch Bonnet Fudge located in Frisco. This shop is regionally famous for its southern hospitality and fresh, delicious fudge, and has even made an appearance on the Food Network. Forbes Candies is a regional chain candy shop with outposts in Rodanthe, Nags Head and Kill Devil Hills. Here, Patrons can load up on saltwater taffy, coconut and tropical chocolates, and all the gifts they need for the sweet folks they left back home. Remember, you're on vacation, and nothing says family fun like a trip to the local Outer Banks candy and confectionery shop to indulge in a sweet little shopping spree.