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For the Love of Chocolate – The Escondido Chocolate Festival


Located in Historic Downtown Escondido
Saturday, February 9, 2019

Give your Valentine a sweet memory. Bring your sweetheart or just your “sweet tooth” to beautiful Downtown Escondido to enjoy the “For The Love of Chocolate” Escondido Chocolate Festival. Stroll through 20+ designated restaurants, shops and spas while sampling chocolates paired with local fine wines and craft beers. Learn to make chocolate and take a romantic Pedicab or Horse-drawn Carriage Ride down Historic Grand Avenue. Plus, don’t miss the 2nd Saturday, Escondido Arts & Culture!

TICKETS: (age 21+)

DESIGNATED DRIVER (no alcohol) TICKETS: $30/40

CHOCOLATE MAKING CLASS: $25 – Learn to make chocolate with Le Cordon Bleu, London trained chocolatier, Dayleen Coleman of D’liteful Chocolat. 60-90 min class held 2/9/19 at Cute Cakes Bakery & Café at 11am. Includes wine pairing & $5 breakfast or lunch voucher. Limited space!

This event sells out (before the event day) every year.
Get yours before they’re gone!

· Gourmet Chocolates
· Pairings with Local Fine Wines & Craft Beers
· Chocolate Themed Restaurant Tastings
· Chocolate Making Class (limited space)
· Romantic Horse Drawn Carriage Rides & Pedi-cab rides
· Long Stemmed Roses (while supplies last)
· Raffle Prize Drawings
· Valentines Specials & Treatments at Downtown Spas & Restaurants
· 2nd Saturday Arts & Culture with live music & entertainment
Portions of the proceeds from the Escondido Chocolate Festival will be used to promote Historic Downtown Escondido as a shopping, dining and entertainment destination.
Presented by: Escondido Downtown Business Association, a 501(c)6. 243 S. Escondido Blvd, Ste. 701, Escondido, CA 92025

Escondido may mean “hidden” but it’s no secret there’s a lot going on here! Located just 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego and 20 minutes from the coast, Escondido is home to major attractions, beautiful wineries, craft breweries, unique arts and theatre, delicious culinary experiences and a charming historic downtown. Enjoy our beautiful climate with year-round golfing, hiking, biking, fishing, and fantastic events! For more info, go to our complete calendar of events!
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