The Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival in San Francisco (September 8-9, 2012) 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 Chefs Demonstrations and Ice Cream Sundae Eating Contests sponsored by Ghirardelli Chocolate Co. Follow the link to the event site and you’ll see an offer of a $10 Macy’s gift card for every $20 tasting ticket purchased online.
WHAT: The 2012 Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival is free to attend, and $20 for 15 chocolate samples.
DEAL: When you buy online directly from the event planners, they’ll give you a $10 Macy’s gift card, awarded at the Festival.
WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, September 8-9, 2012, 12-5pm.
WHERE: Ghirardelli Square, Beach & Larkin, San Francisco, CA.
SAVVY TIP: Staying over? Find a hotel deal near Ghiradelli Square.