What is ChocolateFest?
35,000+ people attend the Midwest’s premier community festival, dedicated to the celebration of all things chocolate.”Memorial Day weekend in Burlington means three things, chocolate, chocolate, and you guessed it,chocolate! Every year the Burlington ChocolateFest brings a crowd of 35,000+ visitors to the area to experience a weekend of fun, games, rides, cooking demonstrations and of course chocolate.For over 25 years, this volunteer-run festival has pleased children and appetites, as it raisesmoney for over 65 local and national charities.”
ChocolateFest is not just another festival. All money generated from the event goes back to a wide variety of community charities and civic groups. So, when you participate in ChocolateFest, you are participating in an event that literally gives back.
ChocolateFest is run exclusively by trained and experienced volunteers. Our folks have “been there, done that” several times over the past 25 years, so you get a professionally run and planned event that will lessen your worries and help make things run as smoothly as possible.
Chocolatefest is a family-oriented community festival with something for everyone.
If you crave chocolate, want a jolt from the normal and desire a brief excursion from your way of life, ChocolateFest is for you! The Chocolate Experience Tent will sharpen your appetite and you will enjoy the many activities. 4 stages of various entertainment, the largest carnival company in the nation, and plenty of food and refreshments.
Chocolate Experience Tent Hours
Friday May 24th 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday May 25th 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday May 26th 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Monday May 27th 11:00 am – 7:00 pm