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.
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Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Located in the Special Events Field
Would you like to be avendor?
All bakers are invited to compete in the Cupcake Battle! Grab your apron and mixing bowl to whip up your best cupcake recipe for a chance to win great prizes, and bragging rights of the best cupcake in the Realm.
Grand Prize of $250!
Click Here to Register!
3rd Annual Kid's Cupcake Decorating Competition
All kids under the age of 12 are welcome to participate in the 3rd Annual Kid's Cupcake Decorating Competition! Decorate two matching cupcakes at home to use for display. The cupcakes will be judged by Festival patrons and the winners will receive great prizes!
These prizes include a one night stay at the Radisson Mall of America with 4 all day passes to Water Park of America
Click Here to Register!
The first 50 children to register will receive a 1/2 day pass to the Water Park of America.
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.
Wine Tasting Demo
Ever wonder how professional wine tasters can identify wines just by smelling and tasting? In this fun, audience-participation session, wine educator and certified Sommelier, Kent Benson will reveal wine tastings secrets, and show you how to taste like a pro. Along the way, you'll learn what characteristics to expect from certain grape varieties, and how to more successfully choose wines you will like. And, as always, Kent will field any and all of your wine questions.
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!
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.
Wine, Chocolate & Romance Vendors
Interested in becoming a vendor? Click Here for more information!
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