The Candy Factory—a coworking space established in 2010—is located in the heart of downtown Lancaster, PA. Rock Candy, our second location, is located on the Rock Lititz campus in POD # 2.

What Do We Do?
Coworking and shared professional workspaces help promote business growth, creative thinking, shared brilliance, and collaboration through an affordable office solution. The open space concept we provide offers many advantages, from networking and collaboration opportunities, to easily accessible and shared resources. Both locations are perfect for small businesses, freelancers, remote workers, nonprofits, and other community members/groups from various professional backgrounds.

Our Mission
Our mission is to foster our community and help spur the growth of small businesses in and around Lancaster City and Lititz by offering the resources and support needed to encourage that growth.

We think outside of the traditional office space:
We Share, We Gather, We Imagine, We Create, We Thrive, We COWORK!

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The Benefits

  • Grow your business through our memberships without the large overhead of a traditional office space
  • Gain access to a professional network within our unique, wonderful community of members
  • Discover resources and the key elements you need to get your work done, allowing you to focus on your business and thrive
  • Become part of a unique space for workshops and classes
  • Take part in incredible networking opportunities exclusive to our community
  • Gain access to business-grade WiFi
  • Have a professional business address
  • You’ll get added to our online member directory
  • Gain access to networking opportunities and fun member connectivity events


Lancaster Location

  • 14,000 square feet in the historic Lancaster Storage Co. warehouse
  • Free business-grade WiFi
  • Ideal location—300 block of North Queen
  • 6 conference rooms with large screen TVs for presentations and whiteboards
  • 6 phone booths
  • 1 large workshop space
  • Front desk check-in
  • Lounge areas and flex work spaces
  • Event space on sixth floor
  • Community facilitator to welcome you and plan events in your interest, connecting you with other members in the community
  • Kitchenettes and coffee
  • ADA accessible and compliant
  • Access to networking events, workshops, lunch and learns, clubs, gatherings
  • Security system
  • Limited parking spaces for your guests, clients, etcetera

Lititz Location

  • 2,400 square feet in POD # 2 on the Rock Lititz Campus
  • Free business-grade WiFi
  • Ideal location—surrounded by other incredible local businesses on Rock Lititz campus
  • Gravie cafe and cafeteria right outside the door
  • Lounge area and flex work spaces
  • Kitchenette and coffee
  • One private conference room, plus two public conference rooms available at POD # 2
  • Plenty of free parking for your guests, clients, etcetera

Memberships include all utilities and…

  • Business-grade Wifi, as well as hard lines in flex spaces and at desks
  • An official mailing address
  • The coworking visa program (See below for details)
  • Access to networking events, workshops, lunch and learns, and other unique social events
  • Addition to our member directory online

MEMBERSHIP BREAKDOWNS – Click on the + to see more details. 

Full Time

Full-Time Member 

coworkingWarehouseD1Our Full-Time Membership is the perfect option for someone interested in taking their business to the next level, a company looking to downsize their current office or one that would like to hire more staff but needs more space, a non-profit looking to grow their cause, a small company or freelancer who wants a downtown Lancaster address but doesn’t want the hassle or overhead of their own office space. Full timers are given 24/7 secure access to our space as well as use of the main venue for one large private event a year.

Breakdown |

Full time, 24/7 secure access,
A desk to call your own!
Use of all listed amenities* plus some additional perks.
Use of Main hall as well as use of the venue for one larger event per year. This can include a private party or a launch party for your business or other public event.
Some additional warehouse storage can be added to this membership for $25.00 a month
Mail Box

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Lancaster & Lititz Location – Monthly Dues $300.00 / month 
Business Package – Team of four Full Time Desks – $1000.00 / Month

Please contact us for additional information on our Company Packages.

Six Month commitment required on full-time membership, All you can drink coffee club is an extra $5.00 a month.
call or email us for availability

Lite Member

Lite Member 

Screen Shot 2014-06-08 at 6.11.29 PMOur Lite Membership is perfect for those who want to be in our space every day but don’t require a desk of their own or 24/7 access.  Full Time Lite Members can use the space during open hours and can work at the Community Tables and/or the Flex Desks within the space.

Key Arrangements can be made for an additional fee.

Breakdown |

Access during open hours (M-Th 8AM-6PM, Fridays 8AM-5PM)
Use of all listed amenities*
Use of community tables, main hall as well as all conference rooms.
Some additional warehouse storage can be added to this membership for $25.00 a month
Mail Box

Lancaster & Lititz Monthly Dues are $145.00/month
3 Month commitment required, All you can drink coffee club is an extra $5.00 a month.

Part Time

Part Time Member 

Our Part Time Membership is ideal for professionals looking for a break from coffee shop hopping or working from home. Part Time Members have full use of the campus as well as conference rooms and can also use our address as their own.

Breakdown |

Part Time, Access for up to 16 Hours a Week, These hours are flexible and you can use how you would like.
Use of all listed amenities*
Use of community tables, main hall as well as all conference rooms.
Mail Box

Lancaster  & Lititz Monthly Dues $100.00/ month

3 Month commitment required, All you can drink coffee club is an extra $5.00 a month.


Community Member

Our Community Membership is perfect for those who want to be involved in the community but don’t need full access. This membership gives you 2 Day Passes a month, a listing in our member directory as a community member, access to all member events, networks, discounts to classes, programs, Use of community tables on our coworking floors and the main hall. No mail box, printing or access to conference rooms is included in this membership. Conference room available at a discounted rental rate. Community Membership does not qualify for our company package discount.

Lancaster  & Lititz Monthly Dues $50.00/ month
3 Month commitment required, All you can drink coffee club is an extra $5.00 a month.

Day Pass

Day Pass | $10.00 a Day during business hours \ Student Memberships

DAY PASS | Need a break from the local cafe, need business grade wifi to get that project done? Stop into Warehouse D for a day pass, no commitment and all you can drink coffee is included. You can’t beat that!

Please note: Day pass does not include access to the Candy Factory Member networks via Facebook and Slack, it does not include access to our conference room, printers or inclusion in events.

Are You A Student? Students receive 50% off all our membership packages. Schedule a tour or email us for details. 
Visa Program




Visa Program – All members gain access to the Coworking Visa Program. This allows you to use coworking spaces all over the world for free. This is included in all memberships. Ask us for details.

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Additional Information

Members receive 10% purchase at our community cafe – Perkup & Co.

Retail Store – Ask how your product can be featured in cafe (for members only)

Parking – See the Lancaster Parking Authority website for monthly pass details. The new Queen Street garage is the closest, but Cherry Street Lot is the best deal.

We also encourage car pooling, walking or riding your bike if possible. Indoor bike parking available.

We have several flex parking spots for your clients and guests, 1st come 1st serve.

 Want to learn more?
Click here to schedule a tour.
Read our Blog Here
Read our community guidelines

Resources | Want to learn more about coworking and community? See the list of links below.

Coworking Wiki
Coworking Google Group
Alex Hillman | Information about coworking and community
Our Values 


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