Chiles and Chocolate

November 10, 2017
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An ideal recipe for a sweet and spicy weekend. Sample and shop your way through Arizona's top chile and chocolate vendors. Indulge in gourmet chocolates, zesty sauces, fresh fire-roasted chiles and other handcrafted delights. Listen to catchy musical mixes and enjoy fiery live performances of Brazilian, Caribbean and Latin dance on Boppart Courtyard. 

Daily Entertainment
DJ Seduce (Miguel Ivery), owner of Afro:Baile Records fills the air with hot beats from Latin America and beyond. He will be joined by Latin, Caribbean, and South American dancers.

Cooking Demonstrations

Saturday, Nov. 11-12 p.m. – Fabulous Food Fine Catering and Events
2 p.m. – Gertrude’s 

Sunday, Nov. 12
3:30 p.m. - Special Guest, Chef Jeff Smedstad of Elote Café and Cookbook signing

November 10, 2017 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
November 11, 2017 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
November 12, 2017 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Location: DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN | 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008

Admission: Festival included with paid Garden admission. To Purchase Admission Tickets: Order online at or call 480 941.1225, Monday – Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Visit the Admissions Box Office 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily

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Find it

1201 N. Galvin Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85008

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