Leading up to the Big Island Chocolate Festival Gala on Saturday at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort and Spa are three days of chocolate events.
KOHALA COAST Thomas Elarco and Lily Frazier have spent the past few months at Hawaii Community College Palamanui creating a decadent slate of food thats perfect for a chocolate festival.
KAILUA-KONA From the sweet tooth to the green thumb, the annual Big Island Chocolate Festival always offers something for everybody with a weekend of celebrating the growing local chocolate industry.
KOHALA COAST — Scores of chocolate lovers descended upon the Hapuna Beach Resort on Saturday to get their fill of sweet and savory creations.
T-Day is here. Whether you are getting a tax refund or painfully writing a check, you deserve to celebrate (or commiserate) by escaping for a day, preferably to a world of pure enjoyment. The perfect little “trip” is coming on Saturday as the annual Big Island Chocolate Festival turns the ballroom and courtyard of Hapuna Beach Resort into “Chocolate Around the World” from 5-9 p.m.
Reaping what they’ve sown: Waimea Country School selected as Big Island Chocolate Festival beneficiary
WAIMEA — Although Waimea Country School (WCS) students will not be cooking or tasting chocolatey concoctions at the Big Island Chocolate Festival (BICF) April 27 and 28 at Hapuna Beach Resort, they will reap the monetary benefits as one of five selected beneficiaries.