Chocoholics rejoice as Tropicana City Mall is hosting the Selangor Chocolate & Candy Festival 2015, with vendors from all over the country selling their delicious sweets.
Thousands of chocolate lovers are expected to fill the market stalls set up in the shopping mall’s ground floor atrium area where more than 30 companies are displaying and selling their sweet treats.
Officially launched by Selangor State Executive Councillor for Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Entrepreneur Development, YB Tuan Amirudin Bin Shari, the Festival runs this whole weekend 24-26 April from 10am to 10pm.
The Festival will showcase the best in local and international chocolate and candy and is being held in line with Visit Selangor Year 2015 and Tourism Selangor’s plan to promote the Malaysian chocolate industry.
Among the companies on display are Crispy, Tudor, Momentum, Shweets, Compal, Delacre, Cream of Creams, Damas Sweets, Coolstick, PumpOnTheGo, Mokaya, Love 18CC, ReeVo, Ryverra, Quantum, Fodani, Dareo, Rich Chocolates, Suji Sweets, and Cush Candy.
The Festival is held as part of the Malaysia Chocolate Fair and becomes the largest variety of chocolate, candies, dessert, cakes, pastries, sweets, biscuits and drinks ever assembled in one place in Malaysia.
Among the other highlights at the Festival include a Street Magician, Magical Clown, Giant Chocolate Fountain, chocolate-making demonstrations and many more. Visitors also have the chance to participate in activities such as The Great Chocolate Shoot photography competition, Crispy Colouring Contest, fun chocolate quizzes and chocolate appreciation sessions.