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Chocolate Lovers Logo 2020

The Chocolate Lovers Festival events are on January 31 -February 2, 2020. Festival events are suitable for all ages and all locations are handicap accessible. All of the events are located in the heart of the City of Fairfax including the City of Fairfax Regional Library, Fire Station 3, Old Town Hall, and the Historic Fairfax Courthouse.
The two largest events are the Chocolate Challenge and the Taste of Chocolate.

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  • Some events require a fee, and other events are free to all visitors. These events can be identified on the schedule by a $; prices listed below the event.
  • Due to the nature of the Chocolate Lovers Festival, sanitary food conditions are of the highest priority. For this reason, and the comfort and safety of all participants, there are no animals allowed inside any event site, with the exception of certified service animals, as defined by the ADA.

2020 Event Schedule

Friday –  January 31, 2020

 Event  Description  Time  Location Price $
  Liquid Chocolate Heated tent with a variety of chocolate beverages from chocolate wine, beer, soda, milk, hot chocolate and more! Dessert pairings with wine as well.  6 - 8 PM  Old Town Square  Free Admission; Alcohol Tasting - $2; Non Alcohol Tasting - $1.
Silent Auction: Sneak Peek! Come and take a look at what's going to be auctioned off the following morning! 6 - 8 PM Old Town Square 
Free Admission
 Chocolate, Music and More Part of the Old Town Hall Performance Series,come enjoy beautiful music of Polaris Piano Trio and tasty treats by a Pastry Chef!  8 PM  Sherwood Center   Free Admission



Saturday –  February 1, 2020

 Event  Time  Location  Price $
 Kiwanis BBQ Lunch & Craft Vendors  9 AM - 3 PM  Fire Station #3 - 4081 University Dr 
Fairfax Host Lions Club - Free Eye Screenings 9 AM - 3 PM  Fire Station #3  
Open House: Fairfax Museum & Visitor Center - "Hands on History"
9 AM - 5 PM  10209 Main St   

 A Chocolate Caper Mock Trial - Beauty and the Beast (2 Showings)

10 AM AND 2 PM Historic Fairfax Courthouse - 4000 Chain Bridge Rd   
City of Fairfax Police: Anti-Bullying & Online Safety Tips for Kids  10:30 AM City of Fairfax Regional Library - 10360 North St   
 Child Fingerprinting by Fairfax County Sheriff's Office 10 AM - 3 PM  Historic Fairfax Courthouse
Historic Records & Archives 10 AM - 3 PM Historic Fairfax Courthouse  
Ford House: Historical Exhibit & Chocolate Treats  10 AM - 4 PM  3977 Chain Bridge Rd    
Balloon Animals 10 AM - 4 PM  City of Fairfax Regional Library  

 Taste of Chocolate

*doors close at 4:30 pm

10 AM - 5 PM    Old Town Hall - 3999 University Dr  $
Chocolate Challenge & Silent Auction   10 AM - 5 PM  Old Town Square  
Harley Eye Candy Photos
11 AM - 3 PM City of Fairfax Regional Library
 Open House: Legato School 11 AM - 4 PM   Corner of Chain Bridge Rd & Judicial Dr  
Be Our Valentine: Music with Cody & BJ 12 PM  City of Fairfax Regional Library  
So You Think You're Smarter Than A Lawyer?   12:30 PM Historic Fairfax Courthouse   
 Tours: Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House  12 - 4 PM 10386 Main St   
Cake Walk
 12 - 4 PM Old Town Square
Liquid Chocolate 1 PM - 6 PM Old Town Square  $
 Chocolate Dipped Tales with KayDee Puppets 1:30 PM City of Fairfax Regional Library  
 Make A Valentine  3:30 PM City of Fairfax Regional Library  


Sunday – February 2, 2020

 Event  Time Location  Price $ 
Open House: Fairfax Museum & Visitor Center - "Hands on History"  9 AM - 5 PM 10209 Main St  
Chocolate Challenge & Silent Auction 11 AM - 4 AM Old Town Square  

 Taste of Chocolate

*doors close at 3:30  PM

12  PM - 4 PM   Old Town Hall   $
 Open House: Legato School   12  PM - 3 PM Corner of Chain Bridge Rd & Judicial Dr
Tours: Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House  12 PM - 4 PM  10386 Main St   
 Construct a Cupcake 12 PM - 3 PM  Twin's Ace Hardware - 10310 Main St (2nd Floor)  Minimum donation of $3.00 per cupcake (all monies will be donated to the National
Children’s Medical Center) 
Magic & Juggling with Jonathan Austin  1:30 PM City of Fairfax Regional Library    
 Cake Walk  1 - 4 PM Old Town Square  
Balloon Animals 1-4 PM City of Fairfax Regional Library     
City of Fairfax Band Association Ensembles, Art and more 2-4 PM Old Town Square
 Chocolate Covered Fairy Tales with Gary Lloyd 3 PM  City of Fairfax Regional Library    



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