Wellington, New Zealand
New Zealand Chocolate Festival
September 6-8, 2013
2 Grey Street
Welcome to the New Zealand Chocolate Festival 2013
After the sell out success of 2011 & 2012…it’s back!
6 – 8 September, the New Zealand Chocolate Festival once again opens its doors to all chocolate lovers to celebrate all things chocolate. If it’s chocolate it’s here, from the expected to the surprising, exciting all of your senses.
This is an experience not to be missed by you and your friends!
Pure indulgence and chocolate treats galore await you at the 5 star Hotel InterContinental so feast your eyes on the yummy temptations and discover more.
Tickets are strictly limited.
Last year was sold out, so buy your tickets today.
About the Festival
We invite you to take a fresh look at chocolate.
The New Zealand Chocolate Festival brings together a vast array of chocolate and culinary experiences which will make you feel gooey all over. The finest chocolatiers and chocolate makers of New Zealand create exquisite masterpieces and delightful treats for you to enjoy. Discover the origins of chocolate while absorbing the aroma of baked sweetness. Stimulate all your senses and perhaps even get your hands a little dirty.
Satisfy you cravings, you know you deserve it!
“It’s something that’s never been done before!” – Rhada E.
“It’s a place where you can come and enjoy the best of New Zealand chocolate.” – Corazon K.
“Chocolate, chocolate… I was in heaven! Who would have thought there was more
to chocolate than just bars.” – Selina P.
Get ready for pure indulgence with an abundance of chocolate, numerous demonstrations and so much more.
The heart of the festival is filled with chocolate inspired creations and products. Here you will find something to try, something to buy and plenty to see – from baked goodies and ice cream to beauty products and jewellery, all incorporating chocolate and cacao in familiar yet surprising ways.
You will meet New Zealand’s chocolate makers and chocolatiers inside a beautiful temperature controlled ballroom. Savour their decadent chocolate gems, from traditional classics to seriously exotic combinations, and buy the finest chocolates direct from the makers.
In the culinary theatre you can see the art of working with chocolate demonstrated to you by passionate chefs and experts in an intimate and friendly atmosphere. Find out the tricks of the trade, collect some fantastic ideas and sample the finished creations. You will be so inspired that you might even have a go at making your own.
Nom nom your way through entertaining and informative talks from the makers in a series of presentations and learn about the origins of chocolate.
Enjoy chocolate that never stops flowing at the chocolate fountains and if at any time the excitement gets too much, settle into the lounge bar on the ground floor and let our friendly staff tempt you with an array of treats.
So join us to indulge, celebrate and love all things chocolate!
Visit chocolatefestival.co.nz to purchase tickets and find out more.View Larger Map