♥ "An Evening of Chocolate, Wine & Brew" Gala Benefit Dinner
Saturday, May 11th 2019
Tickets $85 p/p &/or VIP Sponsored Table $1,200 (party of 10)
5:00 PM • Gold Country Casino Resort, 4020 Olive Hwy. Oroville 95966
Guittard Chocolate, Fine Wines & Craft Beer Reception; Delicious Dinner & Decadent Desserts by Gold Country Casino Resort's Safire Restaurant Chef; Musical Entertainment by Holly Taylor and Backyard Boyz & Friends; Silent & Live Auctions; No-Host Full Bar featuring Chocolate Martinis, Specialty Coffees & Liqueurs and more!
Tickets are limited. Must be purchased in advance.
Your Sponsorship of this very special event includes:
- 10 Tickets to “An Evening of Chocolate, Wine & Brew”
- Guittard Chocolate, Wine & specialty Beer sampling reception
- VIP Reserved table and delicious Dinner for your party of 10 guests
- Business or Name sign displayed on table
- 2 Bottles of Wine for your table
- Chocolate Fountain & Decadent Desserts
- Silent & Live Auctions
- Musical Entertainment
- Thank You listing in the “An Evening of Chocolate, Wine & Brew” program
- Recognition on event poster, Website, Facebook and all marketing sites
- “Thank You” signs throughout event
- Quarter page, full color ad in the “Paradise Chocolate Fest” program
- Enduring support of youth organizations on the Paradise Ridge
♥ "Paradise Chocolate Fest!" A Chocolate Extravaganza!
Saturday, June 1st 2019
Admission: $5.00 • Children 4 & Under – Free
9:00 AM-5:00 PM • Gold Country Casino Resort, 4020 Olive Hwy. Oroville 95966 "On the Lawn & Under the Tents!"
Includes - Free Chocolate Samples! Free Chocolate Pie & Ice Cream Eating Contests! Free Kidz-Zone Bounce House & Super Slide, Carnival Games, Crafts & Prizes! Musical Concerts & Demonstrations! Free Raffle Prizes! Free Parking! Free Park & Ride Shuttle! Support of Educational, Enrichment, Recreational & Leadership Organizations benefiting Youth on the Ridge.
The Paradise Chocolate Fest features Chocolate Candy Land where you can dip into decadence at the large chocolate fountain or visit chocolate booths and professional Chocolatiers with countless chocolate delicacies, desserts and confections for sale. Attendees may also enjoy scoops of ice cream or taking a walk through the Fest enjoying the musical concerts, art, craft, commercial and community booths and a wide range of delicious food selections.
Young Fest goers will have great fun visiting the Kidz-Zone including giant inflatables, carnival games and prizes, costumed characters, clowns, face painting, arts & craft projects, contests, hands-on exhibits & demonstrations and musical entertainment and performances.
Highlights of the Fest include a Chocolate Cuisine Challenge; Chocolate Pie Eating and Cookie Stacking Contests; Super Sensational Ice Cream Sundae Eating Contest; Art on the Green; All About Books; Green Scene Outdoor Classroom; a Musical Tribute to Paradise; Wine & Beer Tasting Tent; Paradise/Butte Strong Community booths and much more fun for all ages!
For the convenience of Fest attendees, the Chocolate Fest offers complimentary “Park & Ride” Shuttle Service from designated lots to the Fest – providing 2,000 additional parking spots and all free parking.
One of the sweetest festivals on the west coast, Paradise Chocolate Fest is delighted to be featured among the “Best of California” at Cal Expo, State Fair.
Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the gate.
♥ Chocolate Thunder Motorcycle Poker Run, BBQ & Rock & Roll!
Saturday, May 18th 2019
$20 Rider / $30 Couple
Get ready to rev your engines and support youth organizations on the Paradise Ridge at the “Chocolate Thunder Motorcycle Poker Run”. All motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to join the fun! Participants will start their road rally at Sierra Steel Harley Davidson 1501 Mangrove Avenue, Chico, then travel to check-spots throughout Butte County including Chico Honda Motorsports, the beautiful Feather River Canyon Hwy 70 to Scooter’s Café, to Lake Oroville’s Lime Saddle Marina for a noon-check-in. From there, riders will form an escorted parade up Pentz & Pearson Roads, Skyway to Terry Ashe Park for a BBQ, Rock & Roll and Awards! Includes Tri Tip Barbecue, Event Pin, Cash Prizes, Music, Refreshments & Lots of Chocolate!
Check-in: 9:00am – 10:00am
♥ Chocolate Cuisine Challenge
Saturday, June 1st 2019
$10.00 entry fee
This deliciously decadent competition is limited to the first 10 completed entry forms submitted by amateur “chocolate chefs” of all ages. Ribbons will be awarded to Grand Prize, 2nd and 3rd Runner-up, Best Presentation and Most Unique Use of Chocolate, with an especial prize presented to the Grand Winner.