Le Madeleine...
The booth for Le Madeleine at
the 2014 Evening of
Chocolate and wine event
IT'S CHOCOLATEFEST!!!!!!
Online ticket sales have ended.  Tickets will be
available on an as available basis at the door.  The
weather looks good, so join us to celebrate Chocolate
this weekend.

12th annual ChocolateFest is a fund raising event benefiting
Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth.  

It consists of two events - an Evening of Chocolate and Wine,
Friday, April 15, 2016 , and A Day of Chocolate and Art, Saturday,
April 16, 2016.  Both events will be held at the Grapevine
Convention Center in downtown Grapevine, TX.
About Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth
Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth is committed to assisting individuals and families who are in transition, in crisis or who
are separated from their normal support systems and are facing a travel-related crisis.  

With offices at DFW International Airport, Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth offers emergency assistance, information and
lost and found assistance programs.

Travelers Aid is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and is supported by donations, special events, program fees,
designations through United Way of Tarrant County, and other sources.   If you would like more information about
Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth or would like to make a donation to support our programs, please click the link below:




Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth is a member of Travelers Aid International, the oldest non-sectarian social welfare
organization in the United States.  Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth assists over 60,000 clients annually, comprised of
DFW area residents, travelers in need and members of the military.   
12th Annual ChocolateFest
12th Annual ChocolateFest
A CHOCOLATE AND ART FESTIVAL BENEFITING
TRAVELERS AID DALLAS/FORT WORTH
The Travelers Aid "Traveler"
dressed in chocolate and
his blue artist's smock and
holding his paintbrush is the
official representative of the
ChocolateFest  Chocolate
and Art Festival.
Festival News and Updates......
Toffee
Toffee Treats booth at the 2014
ChocolateFest
WE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT MESSINA HOF
WINERY WILL BE THE EXCLUSIVE WINE PROVIDER
AND SPONSOR FOR THIS YEAR'S CHOCOLATEFEST!!

WE GREATLY APPRECIATE THEIR SUPPORT AND
ENCOURAGE YOU TO VISIT THEIR TASTING ROOM
ON MAIN STREET IN GRAPEVINE!













Outstanding Silent Auction Items Include:
* Autographed Movie Poster for Star Wars, the Force Awakens
* Picture autographed by cast of Downton Abbey
* Cartoon Artwork autographed by movie cast of The Lion King
* Autographed picture of Paul McCartney
* Autographed picture of Johnny Cash
* Chocolate Pinata and gift card from Uncle Julio's
* Dallas by Chocolate Tour for Two
* And much more......

Rob Holbert and Mirage will return this year for live smooth jazz music Friday night
and Saturday.

We are currently seeking chocolatiers, artists and financial sponsors!
For more information, please contact Bruce Freeman
(bfreeman@travelersaiddfw.org)
OOMPA LOOMPAS ARE COMING........

Friday evening, April 15, 2016 the classic version of
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory will be shown at
the Palace Theatre at 300 S. Main in historic downtown
Grapevine.  Tickets are $6 and the movie starts at 7:30.
Click on the link below to order tickets!!









Find a golden ticket in a bucket of popcorn and win a
special gift bucket with candy, two tickets to the Day of
Chocolate and Art, two tickets to a movie of your choice
at the Palace and a DVD of the Willy Wonka movie.
Welcome New Food Vendor

Assorted fruits, cheeses, meats, bruschetta, smoked
duck noodle salad, and duck confit with grits - some of
the wonderful food available at the Evening of Chocolate
and Wine.  We welcome the El Centro Food and
Hospitality Institute.  They will be preparing and serving
the hors d'oeuvres for the evening event.