Chocolate lovers, meet many chocolate makers here and taste the quality of fine or flavour and sustainable chocolate!



This is true paradise for the chocolatelover!

Join us from March 6th to 8th for a festival and be inspired by chocolate; discover the wide variety of flavours in good cocoa and better chocolate, taste many food pairings while listening to soft sounds of jazz and soul - all while being guided by your favourite chocolate makers. Welcome to Chocoa Festival: a three day festival in the heart of Amsterdam! 

Tasting, enjoying and discovering new flavours with wine, coffee and craft beer at the more than 50 stands (see listing below). Take a journey trough the cocoa chain and learn how chocolate is being made from bean to bar. Listen to the sweet sounds of  Priscilla Nokoe from Ghana during Choco Lounge, one of the largest cocoa producing countries. See a documentary or get pampered during a cocoa butter arm massage! 

A full day programme of tastings and presentations given by experts. During the Choco Lounge evening there will be a special 'Chocolate for Lovers' tasting, buy your tickets now (limited availability).

Children can join, in the weekend they can have their faces painted, create a masterpiece of art with chocolate, see the famous movie of 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' or listen to the stories of our storyteller. 

Joins us at the 'Choco Lounge' Friday evening March 6th (17.00-21.00) or pass by in the weekend between 10.00 and 18.00h to learn everything you have ever wanted to know about the magical world of chocolate:

* Meet the renowned chocolate makers and experts
* Experience sustainable chocolate at a beautiful location in Amsterdam
* Taste many chocolates by top patissiers and chocolatiers
* Combine wine and food pairings with chocolate in free tastings (every hour)
* Understand developments of sustainable production for large consumer brands
* Enjoy live music in the afternoon and evening
* See documentaries and movies on chocolate and cocoa
* Learn about the cocoa chain; from tree to bar
* See the trends and developments in chocolate



Please scroll up and check the right side of this page for an overview of the program which exists of tastings and presentions. At the Festival you can sign up for max 2 tastings but all the presentations are accescible. Keep an eye on the website and subscribe to our newsletter to get the latest updates!
You can also follow us on Twitter or Facebook. Or take a look in the gallery to get an impression from past Chocoa Festivals



Friday evening March 6th 17.00 - 21.00
Saturday March 7 and Sunday 8th 10.00 - 18.00

Beurs van Berlage

De Beurs van Berlage | Damrak 243 | 1012 ZJ Amsterdam 

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Do you have a question? Perhaps we have allready answered it on the contact page. You can also send us an email or call on +31 6 40047635.


Saturday March 7th

Sunday March 8th