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