The Chocolate Affair and Chariot Race

The 9th annual chocolate lover’s dream! Indulging in the amazing creations of Williamsburg’s finest vendors, friends and family of all ages will lose themselves in a world of chocolate fantasy. Watch as Colonial Williamsburg’s Jim Gay presents the authentic method of smashing and melting chocolate from the bean to the bar. This is made possible by the tremendous donation of time and chocolate by amazing vendors, coupled with generous contributions by corporate sponsors.

Tickets are ON SALE NOW! Go to the Ticket Page, choose your ticket type and click on the “CONTINUE” button.

Date and time
Saturday, February 25th 7pm-9.30pm, 2012
Pre-tasting event 6pm-7pm

Williamsburg Hellenic Center
4900 Mooretown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Ticket Info
$20 ($25 at the door) General Admission includes unlimited chocolate tasting and Entertainment 7-9:30.

$45 Pre-Tasting (maximum 100 tickets sold) Special admission one hour prior to the main event 6-9:30.
Unlimited chocolate tasting, entertainment, 2 complimentary drinks and time to mingle and chat with the chocolate vendors in a much more relaxed atmosphere.

The Chocolate Chariot Race!

Third Annual Chocolate Chariot Race The best party on wheels! New Town is set again to host a parade of colorful chariots and costumed team members. From lounge chairs on wheels to the queen on her throne- the race is a site to see. Tons of spectators watch the mad dash start from Sullivan Square through town with teams eating, drinking, pushing, and shoving their way back to Sullivan Square for the finish. Gold, Silver and Bronze medals as well as a Victory cup are presented in an elaborate ceremony. Prizes of most creative chariot, most creative costumes and best over all chariot theme are also awarded.

The goal for 2012 is even more teams and hundreds of spectators for this 1.5 mile race through New Town. The race will begin and end at Sullivan Square. Teams with a maximum of 4 members will push their chariots through a set route, stopping off at local businesses to consume a beverage and chocolate dessert before continuing the race. The course is approximately 1.5 miles long with over 10 stops scheduled. This event will not only be great fun for the teams involved but also for the spectators who can line the streets and cheer on the teams.

Date and time
Saturday February 25th, 2012- 11:00 am

Sullivan Square, New Town

Team Info
$100 per team registration fee payable to Eco Discovery Park. Checks may be mailed or dropped off at Williamsburg Event Rentals 4403 Ironbound Road Williamsburg, VA 23188.

To pay by credit card online click on button below.

Click here to download and print a Chocolate Chariot Race Team Contract. Please fax this completed contract back to Williamsburg Event Rentals at 757-564-5901 or email to by February 12, 2012.

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