The Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival in San Francisco (September 13 – 14, 2014) is a delicious event that’s free to attend, although you have to pay for food, wine and chocolate tasting. The free festival activities include live music, food and chocolate sampling, chefs demonstrations and ice cream sundae eating contests sponsored by Ghirardelli Chocolate Co. Proceeds from the two-day festival benefit Project Open Hand.
WHAT: The 2014 Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival is free to attend. Food and chocolate samples cost extra, and you can usually buy tickets for less on the Festival’s website in advance.
WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, September 13 – 14, 2014, 12-5pm.
WHERE: Ghirardelli Square, Beach & Larkin, San Francisco, CA.
SAVVY TIP: Staying over? Find a hotel deal near Ghiradelli Square.