Time: January 14, 2012 at 9am to January 16, 2012 at 5pm
Location: Museum of Science And Industry
Street: 4801 E. Fowler Avenue
City/Town: Tampa, FL 33617
Website or Map: http://www.festivalofchocolat…
Event Type: festival, competition, tasting, education
Created By: Aileen Mand
Latest Activity: Dec 15, 2011
The Festival of Chocolate, Florida’s only Celebration of Everything Chocolate is scheduled for January 14, 15 and 16, 2012 at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI).
The Vendor Showcase will feature sales of chocolate 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 7 categories takes place live at the event on Saturday, January 14th by randomly selected judging panels each represented by a pastry/culinary expert, a local 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.
Live Chocolate Competitions, 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 Three Days in Florida.