Room packages available until March 26!
(Prices higher if purchased through hotel!)


Gala Tickets On Sale Now!
Over 30 Chef Booths with sweet & Savory options. Vegan & Vegetarian tastings will be offered with our Ulu Mole Bar as well as beer and wine pours, sponsored tequila cocktail, dancing and more. Every year is a sell out event!

Get TWO tickets to the event and a newly remodeled room for the night at The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort


Original Hawaiian
Farm & Factory Tour

Learn how cacao becomes
our favorite treat on this
tasty and fun tour. Get your name put in to win $35 gift certificate for the tour store. All proceeds benefit our 2019 beneficiaries.

Become a Festival Sponsor

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Online Silent Auction
Will Open 4/20/19!

Register Now and Bid Online
starting April 20, 2019 - April 27, 2019
Items will go live as they come in, so check back frequently to ensure you are in the know. From a bicycling trip in France for 6 to a Chateau Whistler adventure or member-only golf outings on gorgeous Hawaiian greens, to one-of-a-kind decor from local artists and fun, family activities, check out our fabulous silent auction when it goes live April 20, 2019! We will have more than 100 items from Hawaii restaurants, businesses and activities as well as mainland and international companies. You can bid for your favorite items when the auction goes live or “Buy Now” to secure it immediately.
Thank you for your support! If you would like to donate to our auction - please visit the site and hit the donate now button.
P.S.: Remember: The festival is a fundraiser so proceeds from the silent auction go towards our beneficiaries and cacao education!

Shop and Support

Get cookin’ in style and support the local cacao industry at the same time! Check out our Big Island Chocolate Festival aprons and baseball caps — proceeds benefit the Big Island Chocolate Festival’s beneficiaries and the non-profit Kona Cacao Association.

Combo Deal: Save $5