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Candy Cane Sleigh


Make a sleigh with candy canes and an assortment of your favorite holiday Hershey candy. This DIY Christmas craft makes a thoughtful gift, a fun party favor and even a festive place setting for a family dinner.

You'll Need

  • 12
    HERSHEY'S Chocolate Mint Candy Canes
  • 6
    HERSHEY'S Candy Cane Candy Bars
  • HERSHEY'S Miniatures (12-oz.)
  • Hot glue gun with glue sticks
  • Ribbon
  • Jingle bells (optional)



Make a thin line of glue down two wrapped HERSHEY'S Chocolate Mint Candy Canes and attach them to the underside of a HERSHEY'S Candy Cane Candy Bar. Repeat with two more candy canes on the other side to form the base of the sleigh.


Place a few small dots of glue onto the bottom of a HERSHEY'S Milk Chocolate Bar, then press it onto the HERSHEY'S Candy Cane Candy Bar to attach.


Glue four HERSHEY'S Miniatures to the top of the HERSHEY'S Milk Chocolate Bar. Then create a pyramid shape by continuing to glue HERSHEY'S Miniatures in a stack of three, then two, then one.


Wrap a ribbon around the long end of the bars and tie a bow at the top. Add jingle bells if desired.


Repeat steps one through four to create six candy cane sleighs.

Ideas & Inspiration

  • You can use a variety of HERSHEY'S chocolate bars to create sleighs. Try placing a KIT KAT® Wafer Bar above the HERSHEY'S Milk Chocolate Bar, or use HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Chocolate Bars for dark chocolate lovers.