Bring your sweetheart or just your sweet tooth to the Downtown Business Association's 4th Annual  "For the Love of Chocolate and SweetArt Festival!"  Enjoy the best of our downtown shops and spas while sampling locally brewed beer and wines, paired with San Diego's finest chocolates.

Also, you can spend the day shopping at “Sweet Street” ( Maple Street Plaza),  taking a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride down historic Grand Avenue, or enjoying live music by  Slowburn.  B e sure to come back to the Plaza after your chocolate tour and enjoy more at the Champagne Garden with dancing until 8:00 p.m.

The festival will be held on Saturday, February 9.  Admission is free to Sweet Street. The cost for the chocolate pairings is $35  per person for 10 Beer/Wine & Chocolate Pairings & multiple Restaurant Samples from great restaurants like:California Avocado Grill. Vinz, Esco Gelato, La Farfalla.

This is a great way to indulge your love of chocolate and enjoy the beautiful new Maple Street Plaza.  For more information about the event, please visit