Chocolate Event Calendar
The complete guide to chocolate-related events worldwide, from tradeshows and festivals to exhibitions and trade fairs
Location: Paris, FRANCE
Details: The world's largest dedicated chocolate show, featuring a Chocolate Trend Fashion Show, an exhibition retracing the story of chocolate, lectures by chocolate specialists and of course hundreds of booths manned by leading chocolatiers from around the world.
Location: Palais des Congres, Montreal, Canada
Details: Chocolate show gathering together a large number of chocolatiers to present their wares.
Location: Louviers, FRANCE
Details: Three-day cooking course focused on chocolate, with the opportunity to cook many chocolate-themed dishes, and a presentation and seminar by expert David Lebovitz.
Location: Glendale, Arizona, USA
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
Details: Chocolate exhibits, educational workshops for adults, youngsters, and children, shows, and all kinds of chocolate-related activities.
Times: 10:00 to 18:00
Location: Bruges, BELGIUM
Address: Bruggemuseum-Belfort, 7 Markt, 8000 Bruges, Belgium
Details: Multi-day chocolate festival open to adults and children, including chocolate tastings, chocolate art and sculpture demonstrations, chocolate therapies, and other chocolate-related events, and the Choco Kids village, where children can participate in games and paint using chocolate.
NOTE: The website is available in French and Dutch only
Location: Dunedin, NEW ZEALAND
Details: Wide range of chocolate-themed events organised at various locations across the city of Dunedin
Location: Smith Falls, Ontario, CANADA
Location: St. Stephen, New Brunswick, CANADA
Details: Week long series of chocolate-related events and contests. The festival was first held in 1985.
Location: Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
Details: Two day festival with chocolate displays and sculptures, and booths from many different chocolate manufacturers.
Location: Maastricht, THE NETHERLANDS
Details: International chocolate show for chocolate lovers and trade professionals.