Wine, Chocolate & Romance

Wine, Chocolate & Romance – September 9th & 10th

Indulge your sweet tooth this weekend at our Chocolate and Wine festival featuring local chocolatiers and wineries! Participate in one of our many sweet events held all weekend including a chocolate pie eating contest and FREE wine tastings.


Chocolate Festival

Join us in the Special Events field for all the delectable treats you can imagine! Our multiple chocolate, cheese, and candy vendors will satisfy any cravings you may have, while also adding to the overall romantic atmosphere of the weekend. The Chocolate Festival is the perfect place for discovering the sweeter side of love.


Free Vow Renewals

Looking for a little romance? Renew your vows for free! No pre-registration required. Meet at Banner Oak Event Center 15 minutes prior to the vow renewals.


FREE Ménage a Trois Wine Tasting

Join us for a FREE Ménage a Trois Wine Tasting on the Pavilion Stage at 12:30pm, 2:30pm & 4:30pm. Sample five flavors of Ménage a Trois while you learn about the brand, how it is made, etc.

Seating is limited and will begin 15 minutes prior; everyone must have a valid ID by order of his Majesty King Henry and the State of Minnesota. No Exceptions!


Chocolate Pie Eating Contest

Put your sweet tooth to the test in the Chocolate Pie Eating Contest!


Best Bloomers Competition

Show off your fanciful bloomers for a chance to win great prizes!


Grape Stomp

Put your legs to work and get your feet dirty in true wine making fashion at the Grape Stomp.


Best Pick Up Line Contest

Share the pick-up line that swept your soulmate off their feet! Let the audience decide which line is best.