St. Valentine Day may be over, but that doesn't mean the sweet aroma of chocolate has gone away.
Chocolate candies, chocolate cookies, chocolate-covered strawberries, even chocolate ice cream: Get a taste of all things chocolate and other types of candy this weekend at the 13th annual Chocolate & Candy Festival this Saturday, March 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Bel Air Reckord Armory, 37 N. Main St.
Admission is $5 and includes four free sample tickets that allow visitors to sample from chocolatiers, candy makers and sweet treat merchants.
Children younger than 6 are admitted free, and they will receive two free sample tickets.
Additional sample tickets may be purchased and are $3 for three tickets.
Vendors this year include Wockenfuss, Moore's Candies, Mary Sue Candies, Stephanie's Sweets, Rita's Italian Ice, La Cakerie, Pure Chocolates by Jinji, All About Cookies, A Dream of Chocolate, Kilby Creamery, Oh So Delicious! Cookie Company and Tastefully Simple.