London Gets CHOCOLATY Again in October – GET EXCITED!

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chocolate showWanna experience the best in chocolate from London, the north and France (and places beyond)? Well, it’s the most EXCITING week of the year coming up in October!! Yes, I know, every week for me is chocolate week but in October it’ll really *BE* Chocolate Week!


The world’s greatest chocolate show returns to the capital from 17-19 October. Taking place at Olympia as the grand finale of Chocolate Week (13-19 October), 15,000 chocolate fans are expected to flock to the show to see the best UK chocolate companies exhibiting alongside exciting international brands, plus demonstrations, talks and hands-on workshops from the UK’s top chocolatiers.

Salon du Chocolat’s world famous Chocolate Fashion Show is also returning, bigger and better than ever. The main attraction at the exclusive Gala Evening on Thursday 16th October, the fashion show will also take place live for the public every day of the exhibition at 5pm. Look forward to couture outfits designed by chocolatiers and fashion designers and made entirely out of chocolate – prepare to be wowed by the magic of chocolate.

Salon du Chocolat has enormous pedigree in the chocolate industry, 159 Salon du Chocolat around the world in 29 towns over 4 continents, 6 500 000 visitors, 5000 participants, 136 000 press mentions and 17 million website hits over 20 years with the biggest taking place in Paris, featuring 600 participants and attracting more than 135,000 visitors over five days.

VIP Gala Evening will take place 7pm-10pm on Thursday 16th October and will feature a live catwalk presentation of the Chocolate Fashion Show
Show dates: 17-19 October
Venue: West Hall, Olympia (watch those trains – they don’t run every day!)
Times: Friday: open from 10am to 7pm
Saturday: open from 10am to 7pm
Sunday: open from 10am to 6pm
Prices: Adult: £15 on the door / £12.50 in advance; Child (from 4 to 12 years old): £10 on the door/ £8 in advance
Twitter: @chocolateweek
Discover the clip on The Salon du Chocolat Youtube Channel
Francois Jeantet and Sylvie Douce are Founders and Directors of Salon du Chocolat and The Chocolate Show.

About Judith Lewis

Editor and chief blogger at Mostly About Chocolate. Expert SEO. judge at various chocolate awards, wine awards, and all the Search Awards. Judith is passionate about food, wine, and travel.

2 Responses to London Gets CHOCOLATY Again in October – GET EXCITED!

  1. A whole week dedicated to chocolate? That sounds like my husbands idea of heaven.

    • Judith Lewis says:

      Absolutely divine to be a part of something so wonderful – there are often dozens of events on all over the UK

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