The Second International Chili and Chocolate Festival to Be Held in Maribor

On Friday and Saturday, 22–23 March 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 09:00 p.m., the Second International Chili and Chocolate Festival will be held in Maribor at the Leon Štuklj Square. The organiser is the Factumevent Company. More than 40 manufacturers from Slovenia, Italy, Austria, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina will present their products to the residents and guests of Maribor.

The festival will feature an eventful accompanying programme. Guests of the event will be able to read the fashion magazine published by students of the local High School of Design, see the process of creating a chocolate picture and compete in fast eating of plain chocolate. Visitors to the festival can enjoy chocolate kebab, chocolate prosciutto, chocolate cocktails, pralines, colourful pasta and chocolate pizza. Besides, the guests of the Festival will be offered a wide range of chili wines, chili oils, chili sauces and chili salt, seedlings and seeds.

The International Festival of Chili and Chocolate, among other things, has a humanitarian aspect – part of the proceeds from the sale of chili products will be directed towards helping socially vulnerable families.