Hosted by LakewoodAlive and the Downtown Lakewood Business Alliance, the 9th annual Lakewood Chocolate Walk will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26 in downtown Lakewood.
More than 20 shops and eateries will particiate, and each sweet stop will provide visitors with a unique chocolate treat.
Earlier today, organizers announced that tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 2, and can be purchased online
. A limited number of general admission tickets can also be purchased at Lion and Blue (15106 Detroit Ave.) starting at 10 a.m. on Oct. 2.
“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, our Downtown Lakewood Program and LakewoodAlive.”
A $30 general admission ticket gains you entrance to First Federal Lakewood (14806 Detroit Avenue) where you’ll receive your Chocolate Walk supplies. Signs and "festive bows" decorating participating merchants will mark the "Sweet Stops."
A VIP ticket option is available for $50. The VIP Reception, limited to only 50 attendees, takes place from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. at KB Confections(13519 Detroit Ave.), where guests will sample chocolate treats as well as appetizers, wine and beer. Transportation aboard the “Chocolate Express” will be provided from downtown Lakewood to the VIP reception and back. VIP tickets will only be available for purchase online