The booth for Le Madeleine at
the 2014 Evening of
Chocolate and wine event
Time To Start Thinking About 2015...........
The 11th 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 24, 2015 , and A Day of Chocolate and Art, Saturday,
April 25, 2015. Both events will be held at Austin Ranch near
Grapevine Mills Mall in Grapevine, TX.
Enjoy great wine, wonderful art creations, live music, and of
course outstanding chocolate from area chocolatiers, bakeries,
restaurants, hotels and more.
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, and the Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center, 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.
11th Annual ChocolateFest
11th 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
and Art Festival.
Festival News and Updates......
Toffee Treats booth at the 2014
Regardless of the weather, ChocolateFest will go on as scheduled. The venue is
all indoors, so come feed your Chocolate cravings, enjoy great wine, and great
local art and crafts, all while helping a great cause!
EXCITING SILENT AUCTION ITEMS:
This year's Evening of Chocolate and Wine will feature some exciting silent auction
items. Among them:
* Movie poster from "Frozen" autographed by voice cast members
* Movie poster from Fast and Furious 6 autographed by cast members -
including Paul Walker
* A pair of tickets on KLM, Royal Dutch Airlines to Amsterdam
* A pair of tickets for a chocolate tour from Dallas By Chocolate
and more. Don't miss it - buy your tickets now!!!
ONLINE TICKET SALES HAVE ENDED.
There are still tickets available to both the
Evening of Chocolate and Wine and the Day of
Chocolate and Art. These tickets will be
available at the door for both events
|THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO
CAME TO THE 2015 CHOCOLATEFEST!!!
WE HOPE YOU HAD A GREAT TIME, AND APPRECIATE YOUR
SUPPORT OF TRAVELERS AID!
THANK YOU TO THE VENDORS AND ARTISTS FOR THEIR
GENEROUS GIFTS OF THEIR TIME AND DELICIOUS CHOCOLATE
THAT MADE THIS YEAR'S EVENT A SUCCESS.
LISTED BELOW ARE THE WINNERS OF THIS YEAR'S CONTESTS:
EVENING OF CHOCOLATE AND WINE:
Best Sample, 1st Place: GRAND HYATT DFW
Best Sample, 2nd Place: GOUFRAIS GERMAN CHOCOLATE
Best Sample, 3rd Place: BRIO TUSCAN GRILLE
Most Unique Sample: GRAND HYATT DFW
People's Choice Best Sample: DALLAS CARAMEL COMPANY
People's Choice Best Display: XOCAI CHOCOLATE
DAY OF CHOCOLATE AND ART:
Best Sample, 1st Place: LE CORDON BLEU
Best Sample, 2nd Place: YELIBELLY CHOCOLATES
Best Sample, 3rd Place: GOUFRAIS GERMAN CHOCOLATE
Most Unique Sample: YELIBELLY CHOCOLATES
People's Choice Best Sample: BRIO TUSCAN GRILLE
People's Choice Best Display: LE CORDON BLEU
|We Want Your Feedback.......
If you attended either the Evening of Chocolate and Wine or the Day of Chocolate and Art, we
want your feedback. Each year the opinions of our guests help us make the next event more
satisfying and fun the next year. Your opinions DO count and we SO listen. If you attended
this year's ChocolateFest, please take a moment and complete a brief online survey. Results
will be reported in aggregate form. Thank you.