October 15 to November 10, annually
Celebrating all things chocolate. And all things that pair with chocolate, cooking with chocolate, thinking outside the chocolate box… and more


We are currently recruiting volunteers for 2013 and 2014. Many hands make light work, especially when there's chocolate involved! We welcome volunteers of all ages and always seek to add to our management team as well as our event team.

If you would like to volunteer at our events, please contact dawn@gogolfevents.com for information.

Our Planning for 2014 starts now. Should you wish a four month, eight month or twelve month internship, please contact us.

Examples of internships available for the festival:

  • Human Resources
  • Entrepeneurial Development
  • Marketing
  • PR and Social Media
  • Business Administration
  • Not for Profit Career Track
  • Sponsorship Development
  • Event Management

These internships may be part time or full time - the program is developed to meet your needs

Examples of volunteer positions available at our events:

  • Registration Clerk
  • Guest Relations and Service
  • Event set-up and clean-up
  • Event Decorations
  • Runner
  • Activities Coordinator
  • Supplies and Distribution


Go Golf Events Management offers career building and resume building meaningful work experience to volunteers. Please contact Dawn Donahue at for information.



Cocoa and Chocolate has an amazing history, lots of great stories and recipes - Discover Now, and link to the Chocolate and More page http://www.festivalofchocolate.ca/en/facts/