NOTE Tickets and Registrations are available at the events!
Saturday, May 7th ♥ 11th Annual Paradise Chocolate Fest! A Chocolate Extravaganza!
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM • Terry Ashe Park & Recreation Center, 6626 Skyway in Paradise
Admission - $5.00 • Children 4 & Under – Free.
Admission 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 on 2 Stages! Free Raffle Prizes! Free Parking! Free Park & Ride Shuttle!
Friday, May 6th ♥ An Evening of Chocolate, Wine & Brew!
7:00 – 10:00 PM • Paradise Community Park • Black Olive & Pearson Road, Paradise Tickets - $50.00
Guittard Chocolate & Wine Pairings, Specialty Beer Tasting, Guest Chefs, Savory Appetizers and Artisan Food Samplings, Chocolate Fountain & Decadent Desserts, Chocolate Bar featuring Chocolate Martinis, Liqueurs , Craft Beers and specialty non-alcoholic coffee and chocolate drinks, Jazz Musical Entertainment, Silent Auction and more!
Saturday, May 7th ♥ Chocolate Pancake Breakfast
8:00-11:00 AM • Terry Ashe Park, Luther Drive off the Skyway in Paradise. Tickets $5.00 p/p
Featuring delicious pancakes filled with Guittard Chocolate chips and topped with Guittard Chocolate syrup, sausages, fruit juices and coffee. After breakfast, enjoy a fabulous day at the Fest!
Saturday, May 7th ♥ Beyond Fitness Chocolate Chase • 5 & 10 K Runs and 5 K Fun-Walk
Pre-Registration Adults $20.00 Students $10. Late Registration Adults $25.00 Students $15. All runners receive a free pass to the Chocolate Fest! Knowing chocolate is the prize will cause anyone to race for the finish line at the 10th annual Chocolate Chase!
The race begins at Beyond Fitness parking lot, located at 7224 Skyway, and follows the historic Memorial Trail.
Saturday, May 7th ♥ Chocolate Cuisine Challenge . $15.00 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.
Saturday, May 14th ♥ Chocolate Thunder Motorcycle Poker Run, BBQ & Rock & Roll! $20 Rider / $30 Couple.
All motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to join the fun! Participants will start their road rally in Paradise at Town of Paradise Park & Ride, 6241 Skyway, then travel to check-spots throughout Butte County. Run includes Barbecue, Event Pin to first 200 riders, Cash Prizes, Music, Refreshments at each stop and Lots of Chocolate! Check-in: 9:00 – 10:00 am.
Sunday, May 15th ♥ Paradise Tour ‘de Chocolate Bike Ride! $20 Adults, $15 Students
Paradise Tour de’ Chocolate is a recreational ride with three routes from which will choose. With a rolling start at Paradise Community Park, cyclists will follow the beautiful historic Memorial Trail through tall pines up to Paradise Lake for a rest-stop, chocolate treats & refreshments.