# How much candy do I need for 150 people?

## How much candy do I need for 150 people?

50-100 guests: 10 jars candy. 100-150 guests: 15 jars candy. 150-200 guests: 18 jars candy. Over 200 guests: 20 jars candy.

How much candy do you need for 200 people?

How much candy you’ll need all depends on the size of your candy, jars and containers. A good rule of thumb is to estimate at four ounces of candy per wedding guest. If you were to have 200 guests, then you would need 50 pounds of candy. The formula for this is total amount of guests X (four)= total.

### How many sweets do you need for a wedding?

A good rule of thumb is a minimum of 100g per person, so if you’re hosting 100, you’ll need at least 10kg of sweets. But you should also take into account size, popularity, and cost – it’s sometimes worth bulking out your table with less expensive sweets, and then having smaller vessels of the pricier option.

How much is a candy buffet per person?

Most candy buffet services ask customers how many guests their event will have and then determine how many candies and other elements will be needed. Most pros base package pricing on the number of guests too. Industry experts peg the average cost per guest at \$4–\$7.

## How do you do a candy buffet on a budget?

3 Ways to Cut Costs for your Candy Buffet

1. Buy Candy in Bulk. M&Ms are dense and take up very little space, so you wouldn’t want to fill a large container with them.
2. Select Sweets Other than Candy.
3. Add Salty Snacks.

What candy do you use for a candy buffet?

Fill your big jars with big candy (duh!). Look for big fluffy items like marshmallows or popcorn to fill that ginormous jar. Gumballs are also decent jar filler. If those items don’t suit your crowd, try using some less expensive, but popular treats like starlight mints.

### How many pieces of candy are in a pound?

Most 1 pound assortment will fit 30-35 different pieces of candy – we do all our boxes based on weight however, so this may vary.

How many desserts do I need for 75 guests?

If you’re opting for a low-profile, single-tier cake and have 90 guests, for example, you can go for a simple 16-inch round, which typically feeds 100. If you’re going for a more traditional tiered cake, for 75 guests, you’d want to use a 3-tiered cake using 6-, 8- and 10-inch tiers.

## How many jars are needed for a candy buffet?

Candy buffets come in all shapes and sizes and the number of jars used can vary greatly. Most people use between eight and 12.

How do you estimate dessert for a wedding?

A simple trick: if you’re working with small, individual desserts (cookies, cupcakes, petit fours, donuts, etc.) in lieu of a typical tiered wedding cake, multiply the number of guests expected by 2.5 to determine the number of desserts you’ll need.

### What is the best candy ever?

The 30 Best Halloween Candies of All Time

• Baby Ruth.
• Hershey’s Bars.
• Reese’s Pieces.
• Butterfinger.
• KitKat.
• Snickers.
• Twix. The cookie crunch.
• Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. Not only is it the greatest candy out there, it’s also one of the greatest snacks, period, the perfect alchemy of peanut butter and chocolate.