On a whim or by chance, discovering Oregon is my passion!
Always looking for the best hikes, the most delicious pizza, my favorite beer, the slowest food and the people that make it happen.
I love finding new experiences and sharing them to entice others to come and see why I love it HERE!
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Yes... I'll work for Chocolate! ASHLAND Springs Hotel... Oregon Chocolate Festival!
Have you been to the OREGON CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL before? No?! This is our 8th festival and it's going to be the best yet. Mark your calendar and come to Ashland the weekend of March 2-4. The festival is completely dedicated to Oregon chocolatiers and specialty food vendors, and their fantastic creations. Meet, sample and buy products from well established companies, such as Dagoba, Lillie Belle Farms, or Stirs the Soul. Discover latest trends including Sipping Dreams' drinking chocolate bar, cupcakes and cake pops. Start planning your weekend in Ashland. Join us in celebrating all things chocolate! The annual OREGON CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL - a weekend long event will take place at the Ashland Springs Hotel and many other locations throughout downtown Ashland. Festival tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the Hotel. Manyother eventshave limited sitting and require reservations. Make sure you book your spot today!
During the festival,guest judgeswill pick their favorites and award them the title of the Best Chocolate Product in 8 different categories. You get a chance to vote for your favorite product, too! Make sure to participate in the 2012People's Choice Award!
Chocolate Makers Dinner(Friday, 6:30 - 9pm) Two executive chefs, Kate Cyr and David Georgeson partnered in creating this delightful four-course dinner featuring chocolate in each dish. $59 inclusive. Dinner is accompanied by a short presentations from Art Pollard, founder of Amano Chocolates, and Larry Chase, the brewer at the Standing Stone Brewing Co.