Dewar’s Candy Shop Expands to The Ranch at Stockdale River Ranch, Marking the Opening of their Fourth Location


Bolthouse Properties and Dewar’s Candy Shop proudly announce the opening of the fourth location of Dewar’s Candy Shop, a beloved and renowned confectionery institution, at The Ranch at Stockdale River Ranch (Heath Road and Stockdale Highway). This expansion represents a significant milestone for the family-owned business, as it continues its legacy of bringing joy and sweetness to the Bakersfield community and beyond.

The new location at The Ranch is the second Dewar’s Express, which offers both dine-in and drive-thru options. It brings the same experience that has made Dewar’s Candy Shop a cherished destination for locals and visitors alike. Patrons can now indulge in an array of handcrafted taffies and sumptuous ice cream creations that reflect the brand’s dedication to time-honored craftsmanship.

“We are delighted to bring the magic of Dewar’s Candy Shop to The Ranch at Stockdale River Ranch and share our passion for crafting delightful confections with the local community,” said Heather Dewar, Owner of Dewar’s Candy Shop. “This expansion represents a new chapter in our journey, and we are eager to continue spreading joy and creating sweet memories for our valued customers.”

Dewar’s Candy Shop will host a soft opening from 4pm to 8pm on November 16th during which guests can enjoy $1.00 ice cream scoops. On November 17th from 11am to 11pm Dewar’s Candy Shop will host their Grand Opening and extend to guests their Family Discount of 25% off all fountain items.

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Dewar’s Candy Shop is the second business to open in recent months at The Ranch at Stockdale River Ranch, a 15-acre commercial retail site at the southwest corner of Stockdale Hwy. and S. Heath Road. Bolthouse Properties looks forward to additional openings over the coming months.