Come drink beer, eat chocolate and listen to live music.
Tickets are $18 in advance with FREE parking or FREE bart Shuttle from Richmond.
Tickets are $25 at the door, and parking is 5$
Tickets include 6 different beers to taste, 6 different chocolates, and music from the bands Tornado Rider and The Beehive Spirit
To purchase a ticket in advance please visit In Ticketing.
The Beehive Spirit
Tickets also available at the Boilerhouse Restaurant.
Join us for a fun afternoon of exquisite grourment chocolates and local craft brews at the Craneway Pavilion at the Richmond Marina, part of SF Beer Week. Chocolate and Beer Festival tickets get you multiple product samplings, live entertainment, and raffle prizes. The event benefits local charity.
Enjoy live music from local bands and raffles with valuable prizes, including gourmet chocolate, specialty desserts, outdoor gear, sailing lessons, dinner cruise tickets, and BoilerHouse Restaurant gift certificates. Look out over a spectacular waterfront with views of San Francisco and the bays, while marveling in the Pavilion's unique architecture.
Proceeds from the Chocolate & Beer Festival benefit Saffron Strand, Inc., the non-profit membership organization dedicated to employment-focused solutions for homeless persons in Richmond and other West Contra Costa communities, online at www.SaffronStrand.org.
At the Festival, delight in dark chocolate paired with dark beers, such as porter and stout. Savor milk chocolate with lighter craft brews such as lagers and ales. Revel in the flavors of local gourmet chocolatiers and local craft breweries from Richmond and nearby East Bay communities.
Tickets for the Chocolate & Beer Festival are $18 in advance (with free event parking or free BART shuttle from Richmond) - available online at www.craneway.com/chocolatebeer or from participating retailers and the BoilerHouse Restaurant. On festival day, tickets are $25 at the door, with additional $5 parking without an advance ticket. All tickets include six beer sample tickets and six chocolate tasting tickets.
Come and enjoy gourmet chocolate and local craft beer with us on the shore of the San Francisco Bay at the Craneway Pavilion, a stunning venue for corporate meetings and events, weddings, fundraisers, concerts, conventions, performing arts and film and photo shoots.
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Wednesday, January 27, 2010
By: Robert Rogers | January 27, 2010 – 4:42 pm | Filed Under: Changing City, Company Town, Economy, Environment, Front, Uncategorized | Tagged: Economy , Environment , green , jobs , mclaughlin , schwarzenegger
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Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger toured SunPower Systems’ manufacturing plant in Richmond Wednesday morning.
Gov. Schwarzenegger with Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin.
Thomas Werner, right, CEO of SunPower Systems.
The governor held a short press conference after the tour, where he spoke about his “California Jobs Initiative,” a package of five bills he said he will introduce for legislative approval.
Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin, the nation’s only Green Party mayor of a city larger than 100,000 residents, spoke in favor of Schwarzenegger’s plan.
Among the proposals Schwarzenegger said he will push for are elimination of sales tax on “green tech” manufacturing equipment and giving employers a $3,000 payout for hiring previously unemployed state residents.
Schwarzenegger chatted briefly with workers after the press conference.
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