Enjoy a chocolate-filled weekend at the Dallas Chocolate Festival. Spanning three days, Sept. 8-10, they are promising the world’s greatest chocolate at the F.I.G. Ticket prices range from $5-$275.

The event’s Facebook page said,

“Dozens of chocolate vendors to sample and shop, informative talks and demonstrations, kid’s activity area, food trucks and parking. Delicious fun for the whole family.”

The fest teamed up with the North Texas Food Bank to collect baking supplies for Hurricane Harvey victims. Below is a list of the recommended items…


Sugar (white, brown, confectioner’s)



Cocoa Powder

Chocolate Chips

Baking Power and Baking Soda

Boxed Cake Mix

Boxed Brownie Mix

Monetary donations also will  be accepted. Nonperishable items only. No glass, please.


Flee to the flea market at Double Wide. The event is on Sunday, Sept. 10 from noon-5 p.m.

The event’s Facebook page said,

[There’s] a motley crew of outdoor and indoor vendors hawking all manner of classic finds and one-of-a-kinds in antiques, vintage, local art & crafts, tapes & vinyl, jewelry, hand-made goods, toys, comic books, and even MORE cool stuff than you can shake a stick at.