13 Magical Miles of Chocolate and More!
Vendors, Magical Costume Contests, and Raffles, Oh My! Spend the weekend dressed as your favorite Mythical Being and “Leviosa” your way through 13 Miles of Enchanted Chocolate Events & Contests! Don’t get into a bewitched situation and miss an event. To reach full ChocoOverload follow us here, on Facebook and our mobile app for updates, directions, and entry forms. We can’t wait to share our festival with you!
PDX Superheroes Coalition and You!
Sponsored by our Partners at Navy Getaways Pacific Beach
There will be ensorcelled characters running around the Festival. Family-friendly costumes are encouraged! Sunday at 1pm in the Vendor’s Hall of Sweets will be a Costume Contest. Kids, teenagers, and adults will be judged in their own categories! Sign up in front of the stage at 12:30pm.
Were you lucky enough to score a Golden Ticket?
That means you were smart enough to stay with one of our Participating Lodging Providers! Bring your ticket to the Info Desk, located at Pacific Beach Elementary School in order to be entered to win Chocolate OR a stay with our Participating Lodging Providers!
Chocolate Vendor’s Hall of Sweets
Saturday 2/29/20 10am-5pm • Sunday 3/1/20 11am-4pm
All the vendors will be located in and in front of the Pacific Beach Elementary school (11 4th St S. Pacific Beach). Here you will find chocolatiers, artists and crafters sampling and selling all of their chocolate wares.
Festival Souvenir Shop
Sponsored by Cheri’s Embroidery
We’ve got some really exciting new items! Canvas shopping bags, decals and more! Don’t forget to get your shirt personalized on your way through Copalis Crossing! Cheri’s Embroidery is also on Facebook!
Magical Themed Costume Contest
Our special Portland guests will help the crowd decide which kid, teenager and adult are the most magical looking and win a Magical prize! This will be Sunday, on the main stage at 1pm.
Chocolate Eating Contest
This annual event is just as amazing as it sounds! On Sunday kids, teenagers & adults compete to reach the bottom of their plate of chocolate pudding to win fun prizes! Registration is at 1:30pm.
Year of Chocolate Raffle
Who wants to win a Year of Chocolate?
The winner will receive one pound of gourmet chocolates delivered to their home every month for a year! Tickets are only $1 each will be available during the Festival at the Official Raffle Ticket Booth and at the Chocolate Station.
People’s Choice Awards
Want to reward yourself for being a Chocoholic? We have three contests going with our local businesses! Voting starts at 4pm Thursday and runs through Sunday at Noon! Ballots will be available in the Festival program and at participating locations.
Battle of the Bean (hot & cold coffee drinks)
Chocoholic Awards (appetizes, entrees’ & desserts)
Chocolate Cocktail Throwdown (shots, martinis & specialty drinks)
The Chocolate Station
Sponsored by Ocean Crest Resort
At the Chocolate Station (North Beach Community Center 4576 State Route 109, Pacific Beach) you’ll be spellbound as you watch Chocolatier Demos, Chef Demos, and Chocolate Themed Classes. Doors open on Friday 2/28/20 to Sunday 3/1/20. The entrance here also gets you into the Hall of Sweets for the rest of the weekend. Be sure to check the program for the full schedule!
Saturday from 11am to 7pm at the Chocolate Station. Special items donated to the Chocolate on the Beach Festival are auctioned to the highest bidder. Proceeds will benefit North Beach Events and our Educational, Historical & Community grants. Bidders will be contacted that evening and can pick up their goodies that night or from 11am to 2pm on Sunday.
Sponsored by Copalis Beach Grocery
Entries on 2/29/20 9am-11am at Pacific Beach Community Church
Awards 3/1/20 2pm at the Pacific Beach Elementary School
The goal of this event is to bring families and friends together in the kitchen and out to the beach to make memories and a little bit of our own history! Anyone can enter. Compete with friends! Perfect your favorite Chocolate Recipe! You could win a trophy and bragging rights! Kid’s Trophies Sponsored by Copalis Beach Grocery.