A Chocolate Affair 2018

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm

Planning is well underway for the 20th Anniversary Chocolate Affair on Saturday, February 10th, 2018 at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds!

Wine and beer tasting from local wineries and breweries, delicious samples of food from local restaurants and caterers, auctions, and raffles are all part of this gala evening.  In addition, the evening will feature a special World Travel Ticket raffle.  For $100 dollars a ticket, the winner of this raffle will choose 1 of 5 offered trips in locations, some worth as much as much as $8000!  The trips offered this year are:

  • Luxurious Weekend at the Beach: Two nights at the beachfront Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica, plus a 5-course, wine-paired dinner for two at FIG restaurant
  • Quintessential Victoria: Three nights in a junior suite at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria, British Columbia plus round trip air-fare and elegant high tea
  • 18th Century Country Manor in Italy: 8 days/7 nights at a fully restored 5 bedroom/4 bath Farmhouse in Italy.  Sleeps 12 guests.
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise of Your Choice:  Luxurious Cruise for 2 in Balcony Oceanview cabin for 6-8 nights. Choose Alaska, Europe, Canada, the Caribbean or Bermuda
  • Million Dollar Cabo Condo:  Villa La Estancia, a 5-star resort in Cabo San Lucas. 8 days/7nights in a 2 bedroom/3 bath condo. Sleeps 6 guests.

Advance tickets for A Chocolate Affair may be purchased for $40 on line at www.Chocolate–Affair.com or in person at:

California Welcome Center - 2085 Vine St. #105 El Dorado Hills

River City Bank - 348 Main St., Placerville

The Paint Spot - 1303 Broadway, Placerville

The Paint Spot - 3965A Durock Rd., Shingle Springs

Tickets may also be purchased at the door on February 10th for $45.

The Soroptimist International Club of Placerville has sponsored this fun and exciting event for the past 20 years.  Each year has been bigger and better, and this year, for the first time, the Kiwanis Club Placerville will be the co-sponsor and bring their ideas, energy, and expertise to make this 20th Anniversary a spectacularly fun event!

The money raised by this long-standing event is used by Soroptimist and Kiwanis to benefit El Dorado County community programs.  The Soroptimist International of Placerville delivers programs to improve the lives of women and girls in the form of scholarships and awards for education, career mentoring,  financial assistance (via local agencies) to women experiencing a family emergency, as well as grants to other community programs and benefitting women and girls.