The 10th Annual Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival, benefiting Project Open Hand, will take place Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11, 2005, from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm. The Chocolate Festival hosts more than 20 booths each day featuring a variety of chocolate delicacies from some of the best Bay Area restaurants and bakeries. Activities for the entire family will take place for your enjoyment throughout both days including chef demonstrations, children’s Chocoland and live music.
For over 20 years, Project Open Hand had provided meals and bags of groceries to men, women and children living with symptomatic HIV and AIDS. Project Open Hand expanded their services to provide daily congregate lunches to seniors and provide meals to people who are homebound and critically ill. Visit http://www.openhand.org
for more information.
This is a free & public event - except for chocolate tasting. Individual tickets are $8, 2 tickets are $14 and 3 tickets are $20. Each ticket will give you 5 chocolate samples from any of the participating vendors.