International Festival of Chocolate
Eurochocolate is a festival entirely dedicated to chocolate, a centuries-old tradition in Perugia, Umbria taking place every year in October, exactly after Summer when is shooting at full speed the chocolate consumption.
The festival started in 1993 and is one of the most famous and appreciated Italian wine and food event.
As chocolate fair it has many stands in the City centre that acquires in this way colours, atmosphere and tastes of the festival giving a new life to the streets and urban areas.
The event is enriched by tasting, show cooking, taste itineraries, spaces dedicated to children and many others activities like the Chocolate Sculptures.
A rich and welcoming frame as that of Perugia is one of the key factors for the success of this event, together with the ability of engaging the audience by introducing him to the world of chocolate in a professional and funny way. In the collective imagination, by the time Perugia is “The Chocolate City”, turning for the 9 days of the event in a real open air chocolate factory and shop.