[image-1]Lakewood might be littered with bars, but it’s also home to some fantastic chocolate shops. Slated to take place from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, the 8th Annual Lakewood Chocolate Walk provides participants with the opportunity to visit more than 20 shops and eateries in downtown Lakewood. Each “sweet stop” provides visitors with a unique chocolate treat.
Tickets go on sale to the general public starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, and can be purchased online at LakewoodChocolateWalk.com
. Tickets can also be purchased at lion & blue (15106 Detroit Avenue) and Paisley Monkey (14417 Detroit Avenue).
A $25 General Admission ticket gains you entrance to First Federal Lakewood (14806 Detroit Avenue) at 6 p.m., where organizers will provide attendees with Chocolate Walk supplies. A VIP ticket option is available for $40. The Pre-Walk VIP Reception, limited to only 50 tickets, takes place from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. at Fear’s Confections and Ice Cream Joy in Uptown Lakewood.
The evening ends at 8 at the Grand Finale Sundae Bar for both VIPs and attendees with general admission tickets.
“Our annual Chocolate Walk represents a unique opportunity to showcase Lakewood’s vibrancy,” says Ian Andrews, Executive Director of LakewoodAlive, in a press release. “We hope you can join us for this memorable evening, with proceeds supporting the Downtown Lakewood Business Alliance and our Downtown Lakewood Program.”