Time: January 15, 2011 at 10am to January 17, 2011 at 6pm
Location: Museum of Science and Industry
Street: 4801 E. Fowler Avenue - Tampa, Florida 33617
Website or Map: http://www.festivalofchocolat…
Event Type: chocolate, festival, competition, tasting, education
Created By: Aileen Mand
Latest Activity: Nov 4, 2010
The Festival of Chocolate, the Celebration of Everything Chocolate is scheduled for January 15, 16 and 17, 2011 at MOSI (Museum of Science and Industry) in Tampa, FL.
The Vendor Showcase will feature chocolate tastes, treats and temptations including cookies, cakes, brownies, cupcakes, ice cream and truffles from some of the areas most acclaimed dessert and confection companies.
The “Best of” Chocolate Indulgences in 6 categories takes place live at the event on Saturday, January 15th by randomly selected judging panels each represented by a pastry/culinary expert, a celebrity and a self-proclaimed chocoholic.
The Kids-4-Chocolate Workshop allows the littlest chocoholics to create their own creative chocolate masterpieces and a one-of-a-kind self-standing artistic chocolate museum display introduces guests to rich history of chocolate, the production process, health and wellness, traditions and much more.
Cooking Demonstrations presented by Award-winning Pastry Chefs, special historical presentations, book signings, multiple creative chocolate-themed kid competitions and live music make the Festival of Chocolate weekend the Sweetest Two Days in Florida.