The Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest has grown to include 150 vendors and welcomes 19,000 foodies walk through the doors each year. It’s happening this weekend at the Expo New Mexico.
In addition to sampling and shopping from the myriad of vendors, the event features non-stop live music, professional culinary demonstrations, cupcake decorating classes, food portrait painting classes, and a kids zone with free bounce houses, face painting, and live cow milking demonstrations.
The mission of the festival is to support the development and prosperity of small culinary businesses and educate consumers of the farm-to-festival lifeline of both chocolate and coffee.
Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Alcohol sales start at 10 a.m. Saturday and12 p.m. on Sunday
Adults, 13 & over: $10 in advance/$12 day-of
Ages 4-12: $3
Under 4: Free