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Events: Mother’s Day in San Diego

Celebrate Mom by taking her to one of these upcoming San Diego county events!

San Diego Botanic Garden’s 11th Annual Chocolate Festival

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Event: San Diego Chocolate Festival

chocolate festivalWhen: Saturday & Sunday May 4 & 5, 2013
11:00am to 4:00pm

Where: Maritime Museum of San Diego

Tickets & Info: www.sdmaritime.org/chocolate-festival

The 2nd Annual Chocolate Festival  is an event for all ages. Vendors focusing on chocolate edibles, fun & crafts for kids including making their own chocolate pizza, demonstrations and many other interesting activities.

Mars Chocolate History Ambassadors will be onsite to demonstrate the historical bean-to-beverage story of 18th-century chocolate using authentic tools including cocoa pods, cocoa beans and nibs, a hot stone metate, winnowing baskets, chocolate drink pots and stirrers throughout the day. Observers will be able to touch, taste, smell, and experience chocolate as it was enjoyed in early America at every demonstration by sampling American Heritage Chocolate® drink. American Heritage Chocolate® is an authentic historic chocolate recipe made by Mars Chocolate North America.

Event: Chocolate Festrival

Chocolate Festival
Saturday, May 12, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spend the Saturday before Mother’s Day at San Diego Botanic Garden’s famous Chocolate Festival. Enjoy dozens of delectable chocolate tastings, demonstrations, a chocolate fountain, and more. This family-friendly event also features lots of children’s activities and a variety of Mother’s Day gifts. “Tasting” tickets will be sold on site.

Cost: Free with admission or membership, plus tasting tickets as desired. More information is available on the Botanic Garden’s website here: www.sdbgarden.org/chocolate.htm