Looking for a place to get some great fudge along with a good dose of potty humor? Then head out to Anderson and visit Uranus Indiana, a tourist attraction and store that offers a variety of fudge, chocolates, sweets, novelties and more.
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Puns Galore at Uranus Indiana
If you’re into puns and poop jokes, you will definitely be giggling from the time you pull up to Uranus until the time you leave. Home of the “#2 World Famous Uranus Fudge Factory and General Store,” cheery workers greet visitors by saying, “Welcome to Uranus! We’re excited to pack your fudge!”
There are signs that say things like, “There’s always something more to see in Uranus,” and bumper stickers for purchase that tell other drivers that “I ate fudge from Uranus.” The puns at this outer-space-themed candy shop are out of this world, but most importantly, so is the candy.
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Fudge, Truffles, Chocolates and Sweets in Anderson
Uranus Indiana sells freshly made fudge in more than a dozen different flavors, including cookies and cream, peanut butter chocolate, blueberry cheesecake, rocky road, and the most amusing: The Mayor’s #2 Most Favorite Fudge, which includes pieces of candy corn in it! (Oh my!) If you can’t decide which fudge you’d like to take home, Uranus offers samples of their fudge.
If you’re looking for other sweets to satisfy your cravings, Uranus also sells chocolates and truffles, which you can buy by the quarter pound or by the piece. You’ll find everything from chocolate-covered peanut brittle to chocolate caramels, as well as beautiful truffles that you can also purchase in gift boxes.
Uranus Indiana General Store
Mosey on over to general store side of Uranus Indiana, and you’ll find bushels of old-fashioned candy, like circus peanuts and butterscotch discs, which you can scoop up and mix-and-match to create a personalized bag of sweets.
In this area, you’ll also find lots of toys and gag gifts to purchase, as well as souvenir shirts, hats, magnets and more. For $1, you can also get get your fortune read by the mind-reading, animatronic Zoltar.
Coming Soon to Uranus
In the coming months, Uranus Indiana has plans to add an ice cream shop, putt-putt miniature golf course, a playground and an escape room to the property soon.
In the meantime, you can explore Uranus outdoors and enjoy your treats at one of their picnic tables outside. On the patio, you’ll find a box where you can “pet an alien,” and a prop where you pose with “Tiffany” and text her (and she’ll text you back … with a link to the Uranus website!)
Uranus Indiana is open every day from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. It’s located at 1423 W. 53rd Street in Anderson. Visit them on their Facebook page for more information or to keep up with their events.