SOURCE: Orange County Chocolate Festival

Orange County Chocolate Festival

October 02, 2012 12:27 ET

Hyatt Regency Orange County Named as Title Sponsor for 2012 Orange County Chocolate Festival

GARDEN GROVE, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 2, 2012) -  The Hyatt Regency Orange County has been named as the title sponsor for the third annual Orange County Chocolate Festival on November 3, 2012. The hotel near Disneyland is also the new location for this year's festival.

The announcement was made by Alex Accetta, and Clark Bevans, co-owners of the Orange County Chocolate Festival. "We are pleased that the Hyatt Regency Orange County will be the title sponsor for this year's festival. They bring an extraordinary amount of expertise in events of this type. We also welcome their support in our fundraising efforts for the building project for the new Boys and Girls Clubs of Huntington Valley facility at Golden West College," said Accetta.

The third annual Orange County Chocolate Festival was moved to the Hyatt Regency Orange County to accommodate more vendors, and a larger attendance crowd. Festival organizers anticipate close to 2,000 attendees for the one-day event on November 3, 2012.

The Hyatt Regency Orange County will be providing food, beverage, and catering services for the event. In addition, they will be supporting the activities for the new Kids Zone at the festival. The Kids Zone is an activities-oriented childcare center at the festival. All monies raised from the Kids Zone will be donated to the capital campaign to build the First Boys and Girls Club on a college campus in the state of California at Golden West College, which will benefit most of the Orange County community.

The Orange County Chocolate Festival has become a premier destination for chocolate lovers. It has grown from an attendance of 1,400 in the first year, to the anticipated 2,000 this year. The number of vendors is expected to increase by 30% this year over last year. Festival attendees will delight in chocolate samplings of all types, wine samplings, newly added food preparation demonstrations, entertainment, and the Kids Zone.

For more information on the 2012 Orange County Chocolate Festival, or to purchase tickets, visit, or call (714) 916-4076.

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:
    Orange County Chocolate Festival
    (714) 916-4076