Well, Ghirardelli Chocolate Company is at it again, taking over San Francisco one chocolate shop at a time. As of October 17th, the corner of Market and New Montgomery Street is now home to a new Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop. The shop offers an old-fashioned ice cream parlor experience com ... More >>
Remember in Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory when finders of the golden tickets are first allowed into the candy factory and overwhelmed with chocolate-inspired awe? Walking into the 17th Annual Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival this past weekend, September 8th and 9th, felt a little bit like that. ... More >>
17th Annual Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival
Where: Ghirardelli Square, 900 North Point (at Polk), 775-5500
When: Sept. 8-9, 12-5 p.m.
Cost: Event is free; Sampling tickets are $20 for 15 samples (purchase via Eventbrite)
The rundown: An estimated 40,000 people gather in Ghirardelli Square over two ... More >>
Save the date for a weekend of Bay views punctuated by chocolate nibbles, sweets, wine, and music. The 15th Annual Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival lays out its temptations later this month, Sept. 11-12. Proceeds benefit Project Open Hand.
What to expect: ice cream sundae-eating contes ... More >>