Since its invention in 1897, the soft and fluffy texture and sweet, sugary flavor of cotton candy has been delighting kids and adults, young and old. Itís absolutely mesmerizing to see threads of sugar being spun into this scrumptious treat.

You probably associate the month of December with just Christmas and Hanukkah, but thereís another holiday that might surprise youóNational Cotton Candy Day! Thatís right; on December 7th you have a perfectly delicious reason to celebrate your love of cotton candy!

The history and origins of this exciting and peculiar holiday are unclear, but as it coincides with the infamous Pearl Harbor attack in World War II, many believe that Cotton Candy Day was established to brighten the gloomy mood of the day.

Thinking about how you can celebrate Cotton Candy Day? You can get started by throwing the perfect cotton candy themed party, and preparing a unique cotton candy inspired cocktail recipe, as weíve previously shared.

Without a doubt, no celebration of cotton candy could be complete without your very own cotton candy machine and fun flavors. With Hawaiian Shaved Ice, itís easy to make this possible. All you need is the cool and convenient Cotton Candy Machine & Floss Sugar Pack, which contains an easy-to-use machine, three 11-ounce containers of floss sugar in cherry, grape, and blue raspberry flavors, and finally, 50 cotton candy cones with reinforced handle ends.

Using your cotton candy machine is fairly simple once you get the hang of it. If you want to learn how to whip up cotton candy just like a pro, you should take a look at our handy user guide.

Now couldnít be a better time to stock up on cotton candy supplies, not only because itís Cotton Candy Day, but also, we are thrilled to share a special discount of 15% off all products on our site until December 9, 2016, using coupon code MERRYDAZE. Take advantage of this exciting opportunity while itís still available.

Do you have any fun plans or recipes for celebrating National Cotton Candy Day? Please share them with us on social media or drop us a line at customercare@hawaiianshavedice.com, and we sincerely look forward to hearing from you. Be sure to visit us again for more holiday ideas and sweet treats.