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Casey, Illinois: World's Largest Wooden Shoes

They are 11.5 feet long and 5.5 feet wide and weigh over a ton apiece. Displayed indoors.

Wildflour Bakery and Candy Co.

W. General Robey, Casey, IL
Inside Wildfire Bakery and Candy Co. Downtown. From W. Main St. turn south onto SW 1st St. Drive one block. Turn left. You'll see the Depot on the left.
M,Th-Sa 9:30-5:30; Su 12-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Wooden Shoes.

World's Largest Wooden Shoes

The wooden shoes are inside the small candy shop behind the large mailbox. You can't see them from outside.

[Lori, 08/20/2019]


World's Largest Wooden Shoes

At over 11 feet long, these have been certified by Guinness World Records as the World's Largest. On the shoe is a "Do Not Get in the Shoes" sign, perhaps to keep visitors away from the money tossed into the shoes and intended to go to charity. All of the Casey attractions are fabricated from recycled, reclaimed, and repurposed raw materials by the Jim Bolin Workshop. The Bolin Family is "of very strong faith" and has conspicuously emblazoned each of their creations with a verse from the Bible. Nothing against the Word, but it got to be a bit much.

[Mike Gassmann, 06/04/2019]

Wooden shoes.

World's Largest Wooden Shoes

Nice Dutch wooden shoes are on display inside of a candy store.

[MeganE, 07/09/2018]

World's Largest Wooden Shoes.

World's Largest Wooden Shoes

The World's Largest Wooden Shoes are 11.5 feet long and 5.5 feet wide and weigh over a ton each. They are in Casey's Candy Depot, an old fashioned candy store. Also in front of the store is a replica of a red caboose that kids can get on.

[Dave, 02/27/2017]

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