Chocolate City U.S.A.

Chocolate Tent 2019!

May 25th-28th

the event



Saturday May 26

Sunday May 27

Anna Sager

1 PM

Westosha Central High School ProStart Team Member for 2 years, And on the winning ChocolateFest ProStart Challenge team last year. Anna is a Culinary 3 student at CHS and will be attending UW-Stout next fall for Food Science.

Chefs Anna & Vincenza Pedone

1 PM

Napoli Restaurant, Pizzeria & Catering since 1989 in Burlington
Offering about 250 items of traditional pastas, pizza, seafood, desserts, & steaks with a Modern Twist. A fun family-friendly
restaurant with a contemporary edge. Enjoy this Mother/Daughter Italian cooking demonstration …with Chocolate.

Pat Murphy & Maggie Murphy

4 PM

A Father/Daughter team of Chocolatier & Apprentice Chocolatier at Ultimate Confections, Wauwatosa & for 28 years. Find them in our Chocolate Tent offering great quality, Handmade – Custom molded chocolates. Also, at Milwaukee SummerFest, WI & Minn State Fair, Craft Fairs….

Chef Kevin Rausch of Milwaukee’s Potawatomi Hotel and Casino

4 PM

Previously at Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan and Burlington’s Waterfront Restaurant on Brown’s Lake. He has competed in our
ChocolateFest’s Melt Down Chef competition and a valued demonstrator.

Monday May 28

Chef Eleasar Estrada & Dino Katris

1 PM

Owners of Burlington’s Lucky Star Pub & Eatery for 9 years, serving a mix of traditional American fare and fresh Mexican dishes. They also own La Fogata Mexican Grill, Waterfront Warehouse both of Kenosha and The Vegas Cafe’ in Antioch.

Tracy Hankwitz

3 PM

Horticulturist and General Manager at Burlington Garden Center.Tracy will be creating “Chocolate in the Kitchen and in the Garden.” using the herb Chocolate Mint in Drinks, Salads, Desserts, and Entree’s. She will also offer tips on gardening with Chocolate inspired foliage and flowers.

Chocolate is love

come hungry. leave happy.


If you are looking for a different platform than chocolate, we have that too! Food vendors from all
around the country will be serving their specialties; classic barbecue, Greek, Italian, Mexican and a variety of
sweet treats and beverages as well. .

Celebrity / Chef Challenge

Celebrity + Chef Culinary Challenge with Miss Wisconsin, McKenna Collins…
TMJ4’s Meteorologist Jesse Ritka…Lake Lawn Resort Chef Matthew Susienka CEC, Kinetic Kitchen Private Chef Services Chef Van Lu
Chocolate and Cupcake eating Contests
crazy family fun!

ChocolateFest continues to make Burlington Wisconsin a destination point during Memorial Day Weekend for people of all ages to enjoy with friends and family.


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Burlington Festival Park

681 Maryland Avenue

Burlington, WI 53105

general info


262-763-7185 (only staffed the week of ChocolateFest)

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