Jelly Bean Inventor David Klein Launches Nationwide 'Willie Wonka' Golden Ticket Treasure Hunt
September 8, 2020 By: Ben Abrams
David Klein's Golden Ticket Grand Prize Winner Wins Their Very Own Candy Factory!
David Klein, the inventor of the original Jelly Belly in 1979, is launching a "Willie Wonka" like nationwide golden ticket treasure hunt at his new Candyman Kitchen factory in Clearwater, Florida.
Candyman David Klein, who invented Jelly Belly in 1976, has launched a ‘Willie Wonka’ like “Golden Ticket” treasure hunt nationwide at Candyman Kitchens in Clearwater, Florida.
To take part in the hunt, participants will need a Facebook account. The cost to enter is $50 to receive a gold dog tag (the golden ticket) with a verified code and a riddle that will lead to the prize. The treasure hunt will take place in all 50 states. Each state will have a “gold-ticket” winner with a prize of $5000. Only 1,000 tickets are sold per state. All Treasure Hunt players will be eligible to join in on The Ultimate Treasure Hunt where Klein will give away one Candyman Kitchen location along with candy making course at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Photo of Candyman Kitchen - David Klein's Golden Ticket Dog Tag