Our guide to chocolate festivals and events throughout the UK. If I'm missing an event, please send the details to me.
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Coronavirus (Covid-19) rocked the live events sector in 2020 and 2021, with many chocolate events pausing throughout the worst of the pandemic. As we slowly get back to normal, some events are returning, with dates available in late 2021 and pencilled in for 2022.
Chocolate festivals in the UK for 2021/2022
|Cocoa Runners' Craft Chocolate Takeover||15 to 17 October 2021||Canopy Market, Kings Cross, London||Free, with optional paid-for sessions available. More info|
|Yorkshire Chocolate Festival||24 October 2021||Kelham Island Museum, Sheffield||£5 per adult; £3 per child, with optional paid-for sessions available . More info|
|PieFest & ChocFest||13 to 14 November 2021||Livestock Market, Melton Mowbray||£4 per adult; under 16's free. More info|
|Frome Chocolate Festival||21 November 2021||Cheese and Grain, Frome||£2.50 per adult; under 16's free. More info|
|York Chocolate Festival||14 to 18 April 2022||Parliament Street & Shambles Market, York||Free, with optional paid-for sessions available. More info|
The Chocolate Show, London, was last held in 2017. It may return in the near future. As soon as I hear anything, I'll share it here.
Chocolate festivals around the world for 2021/2022
|Big Island Chocolate Festival||Hawaii||15 to 16 October 2021||From $89 per person plus fees and tax. More info|
|Eurochocolate Perugia||Umbriafiere Center, Perugia, Italy||15 to 24 October 2021||€8 (mid-week) or €10 (weekend) per adult; €4 (mid-week) or €5 (weekend) per child (10-17); children under 10 are free. More info|
|Le Salon du Chocolat||Porte de Versailles, Paris, France||28 October to 1 November 2021||From €14.20 per adult; €6.20 for children (3-12). More info|
|Le Salon du Chocolat||Winzavod, Moscow, Russia||12 to 14 November 2021||From 550 RUB (adults); 250 RUB (children). More info|
|ChocolART Tübingen||Tübingen, Germany||30 November to 5 December 2021 / 29 November to 4 December 2022||To be confirmed. More info|
|Le Salon du Chocolat||Pier 36, Manhattan, New York, USA||19 to 20 March 2022||From $40 per adult; $15 for children (under 13). More info|
|EuroBean Chocolate Festival||Rochsburg Castle, Germany||4 to 7 August 2022||To be confirmed. More info|
|Salon Chocolate & Cocoa World Trade Center Mexico City||World Trade Center, CDMX, Mexico||8 to 10 September 2022||To be confirmed. More info|
|Chocoa Chocolate Festival||Amsterdam, Netherlands||To be confirmed||To be confirmed. More info|
|Grenada Chocolate Fest||Grenada, Caribbean||To be confirmed||To be confirmed. More info|