October 15 to November 10, annually
Celebrating all things chocolate. And all things that pair with chocolate, cooking with chocolate, thinking outside the chocolate box… and more

In the News

For up-to-date media opportunities regarding the 2011 Festival of Chocolate please email dawn@gogolfevents.com.


  • August 29, 2011: Chocolate and Health. A short article from the CBC about some of the health benefits of chocolate!


  • CTV and the Festival of Chocolate hosted a wonderful chocolate experience contest, running on CTV from October 10 to Octobert 14, 2011. 

    CTV would like to congratulate the following unofficial winner, Jack Wong from Vancouver, who has won a grand prize package worth close to $2000.00 from the Festival of Chocolate, happening October 15th to November 10th, 2011.

    The Grand Prize includes:

    • Chocolate pedicure and manicure for two at Absolute Spa in Vancouver
    • Return flight for two from Vancouver to Victoria with Harbour Air
    • Stay two nights at The Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria
    • Chocolate high tea for two The Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria
    • Private Beer and Chocolate tasting at Spinnakers Gastronomic Brewpub in Victoria
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Cocoa and Chocolate has an amazing history, lots of great stories and recipes - Discover Now, and link to the Chocolate and More page http://www.festivalofchocolate.ca/en/facts/