October 19-20, 2018
Mark your calendar for the 4th Annual Kauaʻi Chocolate & Coffee Festival, a celebration of all things chocolate and coffee with lots of sampling, educational displays and workshops, entertainment and exhibitor booths featuring a variety of chocolate and coffee products from around the state.
The Kauaʻi Chocolate & Coffee Festival kicks off with a Thursday night VIP event then continues for two days beginning on Friday evening and then picks up again on Saturday morning, highlighting all the attributes of these two favorite local crops. The festival takes place in Historic Hanapepe Town and includes informative presentations, live entertainment, a silent auction, keiki activities, sampling and much more.
Presented by the County of Kauaʻi, Hanapepe Economic Alliance, Friends and Family of Agriculture, The Garden Island and Special Events Hawaii, Hawaii Chocolate & Cacao Association and sponsored in part by the Hawaii Tourism Authority.
The mission of the Kauaʻi Chocolate & Coffee Festival is to offer an event that entertains both visitors and residents of Kauaʻi; highlights Hawaiʻi agricultural industries of both cacao and coffee; and showcases the fine products and talents of local farmers, chefs, roasters, chocolatiers, baristas and manufacturers while bringing prosperity to Historic Hanapepe Town. The festival will feature chocolate and coffee from Kauaʻi and around the Hawaiian Islands.
The festival takes place Friday, October 19, 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This year there will also be a VIP event on Thursday, October 18 in the courtyard of Japanese Grandma's Cafe.
Tickets will be available in advance online for $15 or $20 at the door, while supplies last or the week prior to the event at Aloha Spice Company, Banana Patch Studio, Japanese Grandma's Cafe and Angela Headley Island Art for $20.
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