Things to do at Chocolatefest 2018! 




January 27, 2018 - 10am-5pm - Knoxville Convention Center

It's a truly sweet event! 

Presented by:  Night Moon Productions


Chocolate Tasting Tickets

Purchase your tasting ticket for 10am, 11am, Noon, 1pm, 2pm or 3pm to enter the Chocolate tasting area at Chocolatefest.  Bakers, Chocolatiers, Restaurants and more will hand out delicious samples of their signature treats for you to enjoy!  Click Here to learn more about this sweet ticket and how to purchase yours! 


General Admission Tickets

If you simply want to attend the festival and enjoy all that Chocolatefest has to offer, general admission is just $5.00 per person for ages 4 & up (under 4 free).  Click Here to purchase General Admission tickets in advance online or you may purchase them with cash or credit card at our ticket table when you arrive.  


Chocolatefest VIP Experience

Sit in comfort in our Chocolatefest VIP area by the stage at Chocolatefest!  Get in one hour before Chocolatefest opens to enjoy a live performance by The Hot Chocolates while our Chocolatefest waiters bring the chocolate samples to you while you relax! VIP ticket holders will also receive a Chocolatefest Swag Bag.  Click Here for Chocolatefest VIP Experience tickets.


Comedy & Chocolate

It's a nice of sweet of laughter to kick off Chocolatefest 2018​!  Enjoy a live comedy performance by Leanne Morgan with a special opening performance by SomeAntics.  Tickets are $50.00 for VIP and $15.00 for General Admission. 

Click Hereto purchase tickets.  

Sweet Street Shopping

Browse our Sweet Street Shopping for all kinds of great gift ideas or for yourself!  Boutique clothing, jewelry, make-up, bath & body products, handbags, home and garden, kids and more!  Click Herefor a list of Sweet Street Shopping vendors! 


Lollipop Kids

Some of East Tennessee's best kid specialists will be in our Lollipop Kids area at Chocolatefest with fun activities for the kids and information for you about classes, programs, birthday parties, summer camps and more!  Click Here for a list of Lollipop Kids area activities and vendors.  


Chocolatefest Entertainment Stage

There will be live entertainment all day long for you to enjoy while attending Chocolatefest!  Click Herefor a list of entertainers and events on the Chocolatefest stage.  


Little Miss Chocolatefest

Every little girl who wants to put on a pretty dress and walk participate in this fun event will be welcome!  10 finalists will be chosen to move on to the talent round and compete for the crown and title of Little Miss Chocolatefest 2018! 

Click Herefor more information.   


Cake Design & ChocolART Competition

Some of East Tennessee's most talented cake designers will show off what they can do with Buttercream & Fondant!  Artists who work with Chocolate will also present some amazing works of art in our ChocolART competition. 

Click here for a registration information or pick up a registration form at Sugarbakers Cake, Candy & Wedding Supplies.


Silent Auction

A wonderful way to raise money for charity is by bidding on the items in the Silent Auction.  Their staff works hard to create amazing gifts and packages that you can enjoy.  100% of the proceeds from the Silent Auction go directly to Knoxville's Ronald McDonald House.