This year’s edition of Zagreb Coffee & Chocofest is fifth show in a row with expected 500.000 visitors, more then 100 exhibitors and two tons of chocolate and/or coffee consumed. We found 8 good reasons for visit.
1.Buy a sweet gift for Valentine’s Day
Best Croatian and international chocolates and coffees will be on promotions, presentations and sale. Zagreb Coffee & Chocofest is gift from heaven for last minute Valentine’s Day shopping.
2.Take a selfie with 3 meters large heart at Ban Jelačić square
For the occasion of upcoming Valentine’s Day all visitors in love will be able to hug the large Zagreb Coffee & Chocofest 3 meters in diameter large heart at photo point at Ban Jelačić square. Prepare selfie stick!
3.Take a tour of the city centre with festival double-decker
A special attraction of this year’s festival is vintage double-decker bus from 1960. Take a tour of the centre with double-decker and experiance the London style view from upper deck.
4.Dance at Ban Jelačić square stage
On saturday 13.02. from 10:00h-21:00h, everybody can dance outside the Festival Pavilion at outdoor stage with a day-long entertainment program and concerts. Fingers crossed for good weather!
5.Make your own edible gifts for Valentine’s Day
On thursday 11.02. and saturday 13.02. from 16:00h-18:30h,under the expert guidance of the Centre for food culture, make edible gifts with cantuccini, coffee hearts and truffles. At Food culture center, Nazorova 18.
6.See the process of making chocolate sculptures
In art program „Making of chocolate sculptures“ on saturday 13.02. from 10:00h-20:00h, see how top pastry chef Dragica Lukin through various techniques presents the magic of chocolate art.
7.Treat yourself at Festival Choco bar
Festival Choco bar during all four days of festival will ofer sweet delicacies like hot chocolate with raspberry, peanut and caramel flavors. Or try raw chocolate and chocolate gluten and lactose free products.
8.Bring your kids on sunday Kids day
Sunday 14.02. all day is Kids day with creative and culinary workshops like Making of chocolate fridge magnets (11:00h-12:00h), Choco bites (12:15h-13:15h), Valentine’s cards (16:00h-17:00h) and Choco bananas (17:15h-18:15h).
Where: Zagreb Coffe & Chocofest, Ban Josip Jelačić square
When: 11.02.-14.02. 10:00h-21:00h
You can find more informations on zagreb-coffee-chocofest.com