The great artisan chocolate festival returns
The great artisan chocolate exhibition-market returns to Siena.
From March 21 to 26, Piazza del Campo will host the mouth-watering creations of Italian chocolatiers. Available to visitors will be 16 characteristic stands, where the best of national chocolate making can be purchased and tasted.
And that’s not all, cooking shows in cooperation with city restaurants, choco-events, chocolate classes for adults and workshops for children will be performed during all days of the event. Rich program designed by the organization to accommodate and accommodate the needs of all who will attend.
Not to be missed, the ‘Urban Choco Running and Walking’, a beautiful walk accompanied by the licensed guides FEDERAGIT that will accompany the discovery of Siena’s curiosities; the ‘Choco Chess’ tournament by the Mens Sana Chess Association, the not usual but very good combination of ‘Grappa and Chocolate’, a tasting course curated by ANAG – National Association of Grappa Tasters and spirits and the sweet awards to the sports associations of the city of Siena.
The surprises are not over: it is possible to attend a guinness event.
The appointment on Saturday 25 March will satisfy the curiosity of the gluttonous tourists: a giant bar 40 meters long will be created!
And if that’s not enough, in between tours of the booths you can fill out a coupon to enter the contest that offers a 1-meter chocolate bar as a prize. The drawing is scheduled for Sunday, March 26, at 7 p.m.
There will also be no shortage of side events promoted by trade associations. In fact, participating restaurants will offer ‘off menus’ these days with dishes made with delicious chocolate.
Siena eagerly awaits gourmet tourists and passionate travelers for a sweet four days.
Hours: Tuesday through Thursday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.