The Festival of Chocolate returns to Orlando March 6 & 7, 2010. The Festival of Chocolate, central Florida’s premiere chocolate tasting, shopping, interactive experience, has partnered with The Orlando Science Center to offer visitors four floors of chocolate flavored fun.

The event will feature the area’s best chocolate and confection companies selling tasty treats featuring deliciously decadent chocolate. Everything from truffles to cookies to pastries to chocolate drinks and more will be available.

Interactive presentations and live experiments are also planned. Pastry chefs and professional chocolatiers will share techniques and host classes. A chocolate themed exhibit is also planned, which will showcase chocolate in production, health qualities, history and more.

Kids will also be able to join in on the fun at the Kids-4-Chocolate Craft area where they can create their own edible creations.

A “Best Of” Chocolate Indulgences is also planned, as well a chocolate cookie stacking contest, chocolate cinema, historical presentations, book signings and live music.

Entrance into the Festival of Chocolate is included with an Orlando Science Center ticket purchase on March 6 & 7. The festival will be open from 10am – 5pm.