Sweet decadence at 5th Kona Chocolate Festival
Chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate! The 5th annual Kona Chocolate Festival aims to fulfill all chocolate desires with more than 25,000 dessert/appetizer samples created by more than 30 chefs, chocolatiers and ice cream makers.
There's also a silent auction, a chocolate taste-off, exotic chocolate body painting, and champagne, wine and music to complete an evening of decadence.
It happens from 6:30 to 10 p.m. today, rain or shine, at the Outrigger Keauhou Beach Resort on the Big Island. Admission is $40. It's a benefit for the Kona Pacific Waldorf School. (808) 640-5500.