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Funtastic Fridays are back at The Village Chocolate Shoppe at 471 Main Street, Bennington VT!
Looking for something fun to do on a Friday night? We have just the thing. Joins us at The Village Chocolate Shoppe in Bennington from 6pm-8pm Fridays nights in July and August! Call us at 1-802-447-3789 for more information.
July 6
Chocolate Bingo and Health Fair
Last years wildly successful event is returning. Join us for a night of BINGO and fun - VCS style - complete with chocolate prizes. Learn how chocolate impacts your health. Free health screenings. All proceeds to benefit the Bennington Rescue Squad. $5
July 13
Make Your Own Candy Bar
So you think you have the best combination for a candy bar? Come in and try your combination. Choose from a variety of ingredients and put them together. Then watch your creation go through the cooling tunnel. This is our most popular event every year. $6
July 20
No Event Scheduled
(We are still recovering from midnight madness!)
July 27
Chocolate Domino Chain and Make Your Own Pizza
Come cheer us on as we attempt to make the world's largest chocolate domino chain. While you're there, make your own chocolate pizza. $4
August 3
Frozen: For the First Time in Forever - The Chocolate Adventure Continues
Delight as Frozen springs to life again at the VCS in this lively marionette retelling - packed with a flurry of stories, songs and sing-alongs. Make your own chocolate Sven to bring home. Come dressed as your favorite Frozen character and receive a special treat. $4
August 10
Ice Cream Buffet
What better way to celebrate Battle Day. Choose from a huge variety of ice cream, gelato and a large variety of assorted toppings. Don't forget the whip cream and a cherry. $5
August 17
Under the Sea
Be amazed as the Village Chocolate Shoppe is transformed into a sea of chocolate. Make your own chocolate fish. Help Ariel search for Nemo and Dory and get a special prize. $3
August 24
Gold Rush - Chocolate Style
There is gold in them there hills - or so the saying goes. Come pan for something more precious than gold, chocolate. Free!
Chocolatorium Tour of Italy 2019

Chocolatorium Tour of Italy 2019

We're very happy to announce that our second Chocolatorium Tour of Italy will take place in 2019!

Led by Nick Monte, the Chocolatorium tour will allow you to follow the various processes of chocolate making, understand the whole production process (from the beans to the nibs right through to processing of the chocolate). There will be opportunities for you to learn the art of chocolate tasting and pairing of chocolate with wine. There will also be walking tours of Assisi, Norcia and Deruda.

Highlights include visits to the Amedei chocolate factory, Perugina chocolate factory, olive oil mill, chocolate making class, a stop at the Euro Chocolate Hotel, wine tasting, Savini truffle museum and tasting, chocolate talks and much more.

Take the road less travelled on our Italy tour and indulge yourselves in chocolate like never before! This tour explores stone-paved city streets and winding country lanes to bring you an authentic Italian experience. With a group size of 10-12 people, our tour will introduce you to the celebrated history, culture, cuisine and, most importantly, the mouthwatering chocolate that Italy has to offer, as well as unearth some of its best-kept secrets.

Land Tour includes:
9 days
8 nights lodging (2 nights Florence, 1 night Pienza, 4 nights Assisi, 1 night Frascati)
16 meals
Transportation to and from airport
Entrance fee to factories, tastings and talks
Tour must have a minimum of 10 people

Travel assistance/booking arrangements will be through Liberty Travel.
For more information contact us at 802-375-6037 or vilped@villagepeddlervt.com.

Now Accepting Bus Tour Reservations
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