Tickets are now available for the 13th annual Chocolate Festival, a fundraiser for Cooperative Christian Ministries and Clinic, which will be held from 1-3 p.m. Feb. 5 at Embassy Suites Hot Springs -- Hotel & Spa, 400 Convention Blvd.
A silent auction will run from 1-2:30 p.m. The FunCity Quartet will provide entertainment.
Sponsors for the event include Allen Tillery, Alliance Rubber, CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs, Irvin and Evea Bainum Foundation, KYE-YAC, Jane Howard Foundation, Levi Hospital, Morris Foundation, National Park Medical Center, Oaklawn Jockey Club, Relyance Bank, Richard Goodman, Robert and Marcha Arledge Jr., Quality Plus Printing and Seiz Signs.
The chocolatiers will include the Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa, which will be returning to defend its 2016 title for Best Taste category, Bistro 400, Bleu Monkey, Bliss Cupcakes, 2016 Best of Show Winner, Dolce Gelato, Fat Bottomed Girls Cupcakes, 2017 People's Choice Winner, The Hotel Hot Springs & Spa, Magic Springs and Crystal Falls, National Park College Hospitality Class and Quarter's Cafe.
Festival organizers are still accepting sponsors, chocolatiers and silent auction donations, and are also seeking more volunteers.
Tickets can be purchased at http://www.ccmchs.org, the Embassy Suites and at CCMC, 133 Arbor.
Call 318-1153 for more information about the event.Entertainment on 01/08/2017