EuroBean - Press release 2018
A chocolaty festival for the whole family - The EuroBean Chocolate Festival 2018
In summer Rochsburg Castle opens its doors again for chocolate lovers. From August 3 to 5, 2018, the 3rd EuroBean Chocolate Festival is the perfect destination for a successful weekend.
The event is all about high-quality handmade chocolates from cocoa beans to bean-to-bar, fair trade and organic farming.
Under the motto "Meet the Maker", on 4 and 5 August 2018 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. visitors will not only have the opportunity to taste the finest chocolates, but also to get to know their origins and the makers of these sweet delicacies.
This year, the festival is even more international than ever before. In addition to regular exhibitors such as Josef Zotter from Austria, Mãnoa Chocolate from faraway Hawaii, the Spreewälder Schokoladenmanufaktur Edelmond, Herufek Chocolate from the Czech Republic or Coco Caravan from England, some new top-class bean-to-bar chocolate makers from America (Dandelion Chocolate and Parliament Chocolate), Canada (Sirene Chocolate) and Sweden (Kakaobolaget) will enrich the EuroBean Chocolate Festival this year. Choco Del Sol", the chocolate manufacturer with the home advantage without which EuroBean would not exist. In addition to established names, the festival also offers space for newcomers, such as the Bean-to-Bar Manufaktur Tafelwerk from Dresden, which was only founded in March of this year.
What will make families particularly happy is the varied entertainment programme for young and old. Children can enjoy a chocolate rally, drum workshop, puppet theatre and other exciting activities, while adults can indulge in delicious tastings, workshops and various performances.
If you want to enjoy the EuroBean Chocolate Festival before everyone else, make a note of the grand opening ceremony on Friday evening, 3 August 18.
by Danilo Puchelt