January 28 Chocolate Festival
Marriott Conference Center at NCED, Norman
Info: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The Firehouse Art Center’s Chocolate Festival is Norman Firehouse’s biggest community event and the premiere food festival in the region for chocolate-inspired goods. During the festival, partnering restaurants and businesses will offer thousands of samples of delectable treats for those who wish to purchase tickets, the proceeds of which will support the Firehouse Art Center’s art education programs. With over 4,000 attendees each year, this successful event was voted the 2011 “Best Charity Event” by Oklahoma Magazine, has been consistently recognized for the past decade as one of the “Best Local Festivals” by the Reader’s Choice Awards from the Norman Transcript, has been third on the Food Network’s Top Ten National Food Festival list, has been featured in Bon Appétit and Southern Living magazines, and received the 2009 Frontier Country Grand Award for Outstanding Food Festival.
For more information: www.normanfirehouse.com
Media contact: Stefanie Brickman, 405-593-9060 or [email protected]