MONTH

EVENT

VENUE

MAY

 

 

FRI. 1ST

LABOUR DAY  OR MAY DAY  (PUBLIC HOLIDAY)

AROUND THE ISLAND

FRI. 1ST

FISH FRIDAY

GOUYAVE

FRI. 1ST

INDIAN ARRIVAL DAY

ST. PATRICK’S

FRI. 8TH

FISH FRIDAY

GOUYAVE

FRI. 15TH

FISH FRIDAY

GOUYAVE

FRI. 22ND

FISH FRIDAY

GOUYAVE

SUN. 24TH

MT. MORTIZ COMM. DEV. SUNDAY BREAKFAST

MT. MORITZ

FRI. 29TH

FISH FRIDAY

GOUYAVE

SAT. 30TH

ST. MARK’S FOOD FESTIVAL DAY

ST. MARK’S

 

Grenada Chocolate Fest May 2015 “Bean to Bar”

 

Date          May

Event

Location

Price EC$

Price US$

8th  Friday

"Get in the Mood for Chocolate"                    

6:00pm to 9:00pm Grand opening party & charity silent auction begins 

True Blue Bay Dodgy Dock

Free entrance + pay bar & food

Free entrance + pay bar & food

 

 

 

 

9th Saturday

Healthy Benefits of Cocoa” 

 8:30 to 9:30 am “Yoga Chocolate Meditation” Inspiring yoga session with chocolate and cocoa tea meditation

Sankalpa YogaStudio

$25.00

$10.00

8:00 to 11:00am “Indulgent Chocolate Breakfast”

Dodgy Dock

$34.00 Breakfast (Includes tax)

$13.00 Breakfast (Includes tax)

11:00 to 1:00pm

“Healthy Benefits of Chocolate Hands on Workshop”

 

Dodgy Dock

$28 Workshop Kids free, accompanied by parents

$12.00 Workshop  Kids free, accompanied by parents

All morning activities

True Blue Bay

EC$80

US$34

2:00 pm Bus departs from True Blue Bay Resort

3:00 to ….”Cocoa Chocolate Hash”

Victoria

Round-trip Transportation:

Adult $28  

Kids $14 

Hash: $2.00

Round-trip Transportation:

Adult $12

      Kids $6         

Hash: $1.00

 

10th

Sunday

 “One Love Jammin’                            

12:00 noon to 5pm Beach, Music, Rum, Beer and Chocolate on Pink Gin Beach” Reservations required for lunch                                                                     12:30 pm Bus departs from True Blue Bay Resort

Aquarium Restaurant   Reservations   required         

  Tel: 444-1410

Free entrance + pay bar & food

Round-trip transport:       

 Adult $14 

   Kids $7

Free entrance + pay bar & food

Round-trip transport: 

        Adult $6 

      Kids $3

 

 

11th

Monday

“It’s All About Bean To Bar”                                

 8:45am  Bus departs from True Blue Bay Resort

 

 

 

Belmont Estate

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:

$142 Adults   

    $70 Kids

Without Transportation: $114 Adults

       $56 Kids

(Prices includes lunch with 1 drink)

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:

 $55 Adults

$27 Kids

Without Transportation: $44 Adults 

   $22 Kids

(Prices includes lunch with 1 drink)

10:00am to 10:15am “Welcome”

10:30am“Bean to Bar Tour”

Exclusive tour, including visit to the Grenada Chocolate Company.

12:00 pm “Farm Lunch”

1:00pm Bon Bon making demonstration

1:30pm “Art Exhibition” with cocoa bean and chocolate goat cheese tasting

2:45pm departure back to True Blue Bay Resort

 

 

12th Tuesday

 

 

 

“Cook it up”

11:00am Chocolate Tasting with local and international chocolates conducted by expert chocolatier from Mexico.

 

 

Dodgy Dock, True Blue Bay      

$12.00(Free if doing Hands on Cooking Class)

$5.00 (Free if doing Hands on Cooking Class)

11:45am to 2:00pm Hands On Cooking Class and Lunch with Esther and Omega includes lunch and one local juice.

$50.00 Adults(limited spots available)

$20.00 Adults(limited spots available)

5:00 to 7:00 pm “Cocoa Chocolate Art Exhibition”  Transport from True Blue Bay Resort

Art and Soul Gallery, Spiceland Mall, Grand Anse

Free Entrance Round-trip transport:

Adult $14    

Kids $7

Free Entrance Round-trip transport:

Adult $6  

Kids $3

 

 

 

 

13th

Wednesday

“Meet the Farmers”

8:30am  Bus departs from True Blue Bay Resort

 

Crayfish Bay

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort: $150 Adults 

$50 Kids

Without Transportation: $122 Adults

   $47 Kids         (Prices includes lunch with 1 drink)

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:       $58 Adults 

  $20 Kids

Without Transportation: $47 Adults

$18 Kids     (Prices includes lunch with 1 drink)

9:45 to 12 noon, Tour, Grenada Chocolate History & Cocoa Ball Making

12 noon depart for Petite Anse                                              12:30pm Lunch and swim at Petite Anse                     2:30pm depart back to True Blue Bay Resort

 

Petite Anse

5:30pm History of Chocolate lecture by Ana Rita Garcia

To be announced

Round-trip transport:         Adult $14 

   Kids $7

Round-trip transport:

   Adult $6

 Kids $3

All About Chocolate – A showcase of Grenadian cocoa and chocolate products

Real Value Super Market, Spiceland Mall, Grand Anse

 

 

 

 

 

14th

Thursday

“Go Discover Pure Grenada”

Free Day to enjoy the beach or take a tour of Grenada. Visit Mt. Zion Library in the town of St. George and do a donation or at 11:30am bring a book or school supplies to Vendome RC Primary School.

 

Various locations

 

Free transport to Vendome from True Blue Bay Resort

 

Free transport to Vendome from True Blue Bay Resort

3:00pm Traditional Grenadian Cooking Class and Tasting with Esther and Omega

True Blue Bay Resort, Dodgy Dock

$12.00

$5.00

All About Chocolate – A showcase of Grenadian cocoa and chocolate products

Real Value Super Market, Spiceland Mall, Grand Anse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

15th

Friday

“Let’s Get to Work”

 

“Be a Farmer For a Day” – (no kids for this activity)

8:00am Bus departs from True Blue Bay Resort

9:00am Arrive at Crayfish Bay. Please wear comfortable socks & shoes, long pants, sunblock, hat and insect repellant.

12:30pm Farmer’s lunch

2:00pm Departure to True Blue Bay Resort

 

 

 

Crayfish Bay

 

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:

$84 Adults 

No Kids

Without Transportation:

$55 Adults 

      No Kids         (Prices includes farmers lunch)

 

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:   

     $33 Adults   

   No Kids

Without Transportation:

$22 Adults  

   No Kids          (Prices includes farmers lunch)

 

 “Design your own Chocolate Bar”

8:00am Bus departs from True Blue Bay Resort

9:30am Arrive at Diamond Chocolate Factory for exclusive tour of factory, chocolate bar making and lunch

1:00pm Lunch (five minute drive away at Jen’s Kitchen in Victoria

2:30pm Departure to Crayfish Bay and then to True Blue Bay Resort

 

Diamond Chocolate Factory

With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:   $84 Adults 

 $42 Kids

Without Transportation: $55 Adults 

   $28 Kids         (Prices includes lunch & 1 drink)

 With Transportation from True Blue Bay Resort:   

   $33Adults       

$16 Kids

Without Transportation:

$22 Adults  

 $11 Kids 

(Prices includes lunch & 1 drink))

“Sunset Bonfire and Chocolate Cook-Up”

6:00pm Beach Bonfire  at Savvys Beach Cabana with drumming and dancers

 

Mount Cinnamon

Free entrance + pay bar & food

Round-trip transport:

Adult $14  Kids $7

Free entrance + pay bar & food

 Round-trip            

transport:         Adult $6    Kids $3

 

 

16th

Saturday

“Arts, Crafts, Chocolate Bazaar & Fashion Show”                                                      

8:30am – 9:30am Yoga chocolate meditation followed by continental breakfast

 

Sankalpa YogaStudio

     

  Yoga only: $25  

     Yoga & breakfast: $35

 

Yoga only: $10 

Yoga & breakfast: $14

4:00pm to 9:00pm Bazaar                                                                        

4:00pm Poems, Art and Cocoa trade with Mt Zion Library Children           

 5:00pm Reading by Caribbean author Oonya Kempadoo                                                                        5:30pm Chocolate Story by Richardo Keens-Douglas                               

6:00pm Fashion Show

 

Dodgy Dock, True Blue Bay Resort

 

Free entrance + pay bar & food

 

Free entrance + pay bar & food

10:00pm Jouvey Chocolate party

Club Bananas

$$$

$$$

17th

Sunday

“Chocolate Restaurant Pop-Up Extravaganza and Finale”                                                       

5:00pm – 8:00pm Grenadian chefs “cook up a storm” of chocolate                

6:30pm Charity auction finale                                                                       

 7:00pm Closing remarks and Vote of Thanks                                                                                                                                    

 

Dodgy Dock, True Blue Bay

 

Free entrance + pay bar & food

 

Free entrance + pay bar & food