York Chocolate Festival: 29th March to 2nd April 2018
Parliament Street, York




York Chocolate Festival returns, larger than previous years, for its annual showcase of the long history of chocolate making in York. Opening day is also the launch day of York Cocoa Works

The Festival is located on Parliament Street in the centre of York. We welcome back some of our favourite craft chocolate makers to the market and demonstration areas, alongside market traders offering all kinds of chocolate treats from Churros, to liqueurs, to chocolate pies! A full programme of demonstrations, tastings and workshops will take place in demonstration marquee.

In addition, as part of the larger Easter Festival; the York Food Festival is running a Food Factory with hands on cookery for all the family, Little Vikings will be providing fun activities for children with an interactive Easter Panto, and a petting farm, a carousel on St Sampsons Square and a city centre Bunny Trail.

Free Entry to the festival (with some ticketed activities)

Open from 10am to 5pm each day

Food Factory, Demonstrations and Tastings

Chocolate Market Traders and Activity Areas

Little Vikings Easter Show

The Great York Bunny Search


York Food Festival 2018 Festival dates are:
Taster Festival - 9th & 10th June
Main Festival - 21st to 30th September

Contact information - Phone: 01904 635149