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Chocolate Festival

Spend the Saturday before Mother's Day at San Diego Botanic Garden's famous Chocolate Festival! Enjoy dozens of delectable chocolate tastings, demonstrations, a chocolate fountain, and more.
This family-friendly event also features lots of children's activities and a variety of Mother's Day gifts.

Neighborhood: North Coastal

San Diego Botanic Garden
230 Quail Gardens Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024

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Contact Info

760-436-3036

Date & Time

May 13, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Price

Free with Paid Admission or Garden Membership

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