Get your chocolate fix in Burlington
BURLINGTON--Burlington will host the 28th annual ChocolateFest “Sweeter Every Year” festival over Memorial Day weekend, Friday, May 23, through Monday, May 26. The Chocolate Experience Tent will feature chef demonstrations and competitions. Plus there is the Project Yum Way fashion show, a candy bar eating contest, a Chocolate Chunk Excavating Dig and the Choc-O-Minute-To-Win-It contest.
Enjoy four stages of entertainment, a carnival, Jaycees boat races and military exhibits. The fireworks are held at 9:15 p.m. Friday, May 23.
The Burlington ChocolateFest Grounds are located at 681 Maryland Ave., Burlington.
More information at ChocolateFest.com.
Friday, May 23
Weird Science, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Main Stage
Cherry Pie, 9 p.m. to midnight, Main Stage
Battle of the Bands (21 and over), 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., followed by a performance by the winner, Wanasek Stage
All American Lumberjacks, 7 p.m. to 7:45 p.m., Family Land area
Saturday, May 24
Allure Electric Orchestra, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Main Stage
Pat McCurdy, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Main Stage
The Toys, 8 p.m. to midnight, Main Stage
HS Serenade Strings, 12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wanasek Stage
Live band karaoke and singing competition for all ages, 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Wanasek Stage
Cold Sweat & Brew City Horns, 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., Wanasek Stage
All American Lumberjacks, 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., Family Land area
Sunday, May 25
Orange Crush, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Main Stage
Road Crew, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Main Stage
Bella Cain, 9 p.m. to midnight, Main Stage
Dueling Pianos, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Wanasek Stage
Monday, May 26
New Invaders, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Main Stage
Heartache Tonight, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Main Stage
Battle of the Bands (high school age and younger), 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. followed by a performance by the winner