Dylan Lauren, known to many as the "Candy Queen," is the founder and CEO of Dylan's Candy Bar and will appear at the Darien Sport Shop, 1127 Post Road, on Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

As the daughter of legendary fashion icon Ralph Lauren and author Ricky Lauren, Dylan was immersed at an early age in design, art and fashion. She traveled the globe in search of the world's most exciting confectionary creations. She realized her childhood dream by opening her first candy store in 2001. The Dylan's Candy Bar flagship store is in New York, and she now has five locations and two more opening this year in Miami and Los Angeles. Dylan's Candy Bar also is expanding to the international markets.

She is the author of "Dylan's Candy Bar: Unwrap Your Sweet Life."

She will sign copies of her book and share entertaining, decorating and gift-giving ideas for every holiday and special occasion.

For information, call 203-655-2575.