CCE:SF Opening Night Party

Craft Chocolate Experience: Opening Night Party

Join us in kicking off the inaugural Craft Chocolate Experience: San Francisco at our Opening Night Party.  Guests will enjoy light bites from La Cocina businesses, Peaches Patties, Noodle Girl, and Origen, as well as cheese selections from Cowgirl Creamery. We’ll have drinks from Taylor Fladgate, Guinness, Sequoia Sake, and Goat Rock Cider.  And, dessert (of course) provided by the talented pastry team at Dandelion Chocolate.

Live entertainment featuring Afro Peruvian Show Dancers (sponsored by the Consulate General of Peru in San Francisco) and local bluegrass band, Brilliant Bluegrass will keep things lively.

And…don’t forget about our chocolate exhibitors.  The limited ticket availability for this events a more intimate opportunity to taste, talk and shop with over 90 chocolate exhibitors from over 24 countries.  A truly unique opportunity to engage with some of the most talented people working in chocolate today.

Tickets are $95 for the Opening Night Party – or you can get a weekend pass and return for the amazing line up of speakers and presentations on Saturday and Sunday for just $145.  Purchase tickets here.


Key Event Details:

What:  Craft Chocolate Experience: San Francisco  – a chocolate festival open to the public to educate, entertain, and promote the craft chocolate industry.

When: Friday, March 6: 7:00PM – 10:00PM   “Opening Night Party”

Where:  The Palace Of Fine Arts    3601 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123

Featured Exhibitors

Participating Exhibitors

20/20 Chocolate (San Diego, Venezuela)

3D Candies (Sacramento, CA)

9th & Larkin (San Francisco, CA)

Amore di Mona (Louisville, KY)

Baianí Chocolates (Sao Paolo, Brazil)

Beyond Good by Madécasse (Madagascar)

Bisou Chocolate (Oakland, CA)

BOHO Chocolate (Florence, MA)

Brigadeiro Sprinkles (San Francisco, CA)

Casa Lasevicius Chocolates (Sao Paolo, Brazil)

Castronovo Chocolate, LLC (Stuart, FL)

Charm School Chocolate (Baltimore, MD)

Charlotte Truffles (Santa Clara, CA)

Chequessett Chocolate  (North Truro, MA)

ChocoCard Bean-to-Bear (Albertkazmerpuszta, Hungary)

Choco Del Sol (Rochsburg, Germany)

The Chocolate Doctor, Inc. (Burlington, Ontario, Canada)

Chocolate Naive  (Vilnius, Lithuania)

Chocolate Tree (Dunbar, Scotland)

Chokola Bean to Bar (Taos, NM)

Christopher Elbow Chocolates (Kansas City, MO)

Cococaravan (Stroud, England) (London, England)

Coco Tutti Chocolates (Brisbane, CA)

CocoTerra (Palo Alto, CA)

Creo Chocolate (Portland, OR)

Cru Chocolate (Roseville, CA)

Cultura Chocolate (Denver, CO)

Cuna de Piedra (Monterrey, Mexico)

Dallmann Confections Inc. (San Marcos, CA)

Dandelion Chocolate (San Francisco, CA)

David Upchurch Chocolatier (San Francisco, CA)

Diamond Custom Machines

Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate (Eureka, CA)

El Buen Cacao (Idyllwild, CA)

Enna Chocolate (Epping, NH)

Farm Fresh to You (San Francisco, CA)

Feve Artisan Chocolatier (San Francisco, CA)

Fjåk Chocolate (Eidfjord, Norway)

flying noir (Oakland, CA)

Formosa Chocolates (Emeryville, CA)

French Broad Chocolates (Asheville, NC)

Fresco Chocolate (Lynden, WA)

Fruition Chocolate Works (Shokan, NY)

Fundacio Escola de Pastisseria del Gremi de Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain)

FuWan Chocolate (Taiwan)

Gaston Chocolat (Port Vila Shefa, Vanuatu)

Garcia Nevett (Miami, FL)

Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates (San Francisco, CA)

Good King (Seattle, WA)

Goufrais Southern California (Germany via Tustin, CA)

HERUFEK Chocolate (Cejc, Czech Republic)

Honeymoon Chocolates (St. Louis, MO)

La Folie (Mumbai, India)

LetterPress Chocolate (Los Angeles, CA)

Madhu Chocolate (Austin, TX)

Madre Chocolate (Honolulu, HI)

Marou Chocolate (Ho Chi Mihn City, Vietnam)

Mashpi Chocolate Artesanal (Quito, Ecuador)

Meridian Cacao Company (Portland, OR)

Miann Chocolate Factory (Auckland, NZ)

Michael’s Chocolates (San Francisco, CA)

Mirzam Chocolate Makers (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)

Monsoon Chocolate (Tuscon, AZ)

Mutari Chocolate (Santa Cruz, CA)

Naturacentric (Turlock, CA)

NeoCocoa Confections  (El Granada, CA)

ÓBOLO Chocolate (Santiago, Chile)

Ór Dubh Chocolates (Gilroy, CA)

plaq (Paris, France)

Potomac Chocolate (Occoquan, VA)

Quail Point Chocolate (Napa, CA)

Raaka Chocolate (Brooklyn, NY)

Raphio Chocolate (Fresno, CA)

Ritual Chocolate (Park City, UT)

Sequoia Sake (San Francisco, CA)

Siamaya Chocolate (Chiang Mai,Thailand)

Sirene Chocolate (Victoria, BC, Canada)

Soklet (Pollachi, India)

Soma Chocolate (Toronto, ON Canada)

TCF Sales (Austin, TX)

The Swedish Cacao Company (Skåne-Tranås, Sweden)

Tiny House Chocolate (Santa Cruz, CA)

Uncommon Cacao (Berkeley, CA)

White Label Chocolate (Santa Cruz, CA)

The Xocolate Bar (Berkeley, CA)

Z. (San Francisco, CA)

Zak’s Chocolate (Scottsdale, AZ)

Zotter Chocolates US (Austria via Cape Coral, FL)