A Trip To This Epic Iowa Popcorn Shop Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again

Who doesn’t love popcorn? Personally, it’s one of the reasons I go see movies in the theater. There’s something about that crunchy, salty, buttery combination that’s just irresistible. For popcorn lovers, Koated Kernels Jolly Time Popcorn Shoppe & Jolly Time Museum in Sioux City is like the holy grail. From the intoxicating smell of popcorn as you walk in the door, to a small room devoted to the history of Jolly Time, to the dizzying array of gourmet popcorn flavors, this popcorn shop will bring out the kid in you and make you want to visit again and again.

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The shop is open Monday through Friday, 10am to 5:30pm, and Saturday, 10am to 3pm. Location: 1717 Terminal Drive, Sioux City, IA.

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