The Chocolate Expo here at The Maritime Aquarium on Sun., Jan. 29.
Chocolatiers from around the area, but also some 35+ other vendors who will offer samples and sales of their baked goods and specialty products. There's chocolate everything, including chocolate-covered bacon, chocolate tarts, candy apples, fudge, chocolate-covered pretzels, chocolate vinaigrettes, and even chocolate-infused Brussels sprouts and chocolate-scented candles.
Non-chocolate goodies to be sampled and sold include gourmet tomato sauces, hot sauces, empanadas, nut butters, jams, syrups, sodas, pickles, coffees, horseradish, honey, popcorn, cannolis, cakes, pies, tarts and more. There also will be celebrity-chef demonstrations and more.
Tickets: save by buying in advance online: $15 adults, $10 children 3-12.
Day-of, at the door: $20 adults, $15 children.
Aquarium members: $13 adults, $8 children.
Off-peak entry (5 to 7 p.m.): $10 all ages.