Valentine’s day is here, and few things are better than a sweet treat for your special someone. In Flint & Genesee, there are plenty of places to find fine chocolates, macaroons and other decadent sweets. If you are planning to shop for your valentine, consider shopping local at these businesses:


Located at the Flint Farmers’ Market, Semi-Sweets offers a wide variety of bakery and pastry items including French macaroons, fruit tarts and signature cookies.

Sweet Variations

A staple in Fenton, Sweet Variations makes handmade chocolates in house. The store also sells old-fashioned and handmade candies.

Sweets by Suzanne Marie

Suzanne has been making sweet treats from her home in Fenton since 2014. What started as a hobby has grown into a delectable business.

Chocolates Galore

Inside the Flint Farmers’ Market, Chocolates Galore serves over 50 different chocolates all made from scratch. Various chocolates include chocolate covered s’mores and chocolate peanut butter cups.

Flint Candy Co.

Located at the Davison Farmers’ Market, Flint Candy Co. makes organic, vegetarian, vegan and essential oil confections including gumdrops, hard candy and chocolate bars.