Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival

Saturday & Sunday, September 8 & 9, 2018

Ghirardelli Square and on Beach Street
Between Larkin & Polk Streets
San Francisco, CA

12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM

This is a smoke-free event.

PURCHASE TICKETS (coming soon)

Company Name Exhibitor Type Space #
Ghirardelli (Photobooth) Sponsor S1
Lori’s Diner Sampling S2
McCormick’s and Kuletos Sampling S3
Ghirardelli (Hot Fudge Sundae Booth) Sampling S4
Ghirardelli (Squares Booth) Sampling 100
Ghirardelli (Caramel Tent) Sampling 101
Fab Delight’s Chocolate Truffles Sampling 102
Ghirardelli (Merchandise Booth) Specialty 103
Illy Sampling 104
DOUGHP (Dope) Sampling 105
Wooden Table Baking Co. Sampling 106
Vita Coco Sampling 107
Alter Eco Chocolates Sampling 108
Doughbies Sampling 109
Three Twins Ice Cream Sampling 110
SmashMallow Sampling 111
Carta Coffee Merchants Sampling 112
Pepitos Paletas Sampling 113
Lonohana Estate Chocolate Sampling 114
Fusion Jerky Sampling 115
Be A Gourmet Sampling 116
ZICO Beverages Sampling 117 & 119
Z. Cioccolato Sampling 118
Krispy Kreme Sampling 120
Silvercar Auto Sponsor 121 & 122
Brownie Brittle Sampling 123
TCHO Sampling 124
Esther’s German Bakery Sampling 125
C.R. Fudge Company Sampling 126
Bob’s Donuts Sampling 127
Love A Bee Sampling 128
Project Open Hand Non-profit 129
Sconza Chocolates Sampling 130
Sunsweet Growers Sampling 131
REBBL Sampling 132
Tres Vivant Specialty 133
Farm Fresh To You  Sampling 134
Hillary Ann’s Delicacy Sampling 135
Rainy Day Chocolate Sampling 136
The UPS Store Sponsor 137
Lagunitas Brewing Company Brewery P1
Wente Vineyards Winery  P2
SF Brewing Co. Brewery P3
Drake’s Brewing Brewery P4
Acinum (Vias Imports) Winery  P5
Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery Spirits P6
Wattle Creek Winery Winery  P7
Holy Craft Brewery Brewery P8
Notorious Pink Winery  P9
Laughing Monk Brewing Brewery P10
Frey Vineyards Winery  P11
Queso Kings Food P12
Bluxome Street Winery Winery  P13
The Boston Beer Company Brewery P14
Domaine Terra Vecchia & Clos Poggiale Winery  P15
Bass Note Sangria (Elevate) Winery  P16
Raff Distillerie Spirits P17
Prager Wine Winery  P18
Quady Winery Winery  P19
Save Me, San Francisco Wine Co. Winery  P20
Concannon Vineyard Winery  P20
Cupcake Winery  P21
Love Noir Winery  P21
Stave & Steel Winery  P22
Chloe Winery  P23
Slow Press Winery  P23
Artisan Macaron Bakery P24


Ghirardelli Chocolate Company will host the 23rd Annual Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival attracting about 40,000 visitors from the Bay Area and around the world. This family-friendly event features prominent local chefs creating chocolate inventions during cooking demonstrations, live musical entertainment, and the popular “Earthquake” Ice Cream Sundae Eating Contest. Over 30 different booths from local restaurants, bakeries and chocolate companies will provide dessert samples during the two-day event.

Profits from the event are donated to Project Open Hand, a non-profit organization that provides food and compassion to people living HIV/AIDS, home-bound and critically ill people, as well as seniors in San Francisco. For more information on Project Open Hand, visit

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To request accommodations for persons with disabilities or if you have communication needs such as large print, braille or sign language interpreters, please call 1-800-310-6563 or fax us at 415-456-6436 at least three weeks prior to the event.

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