Saturday, August 3, 2019

Enjoy chocolate, entertainment, lite bites, spirits and more!

All proceeds benefit the Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance.

All event attendees must be 21+ with a valid photo ID upon check-in. Please drink responsibly.

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019
7 - 11 p.m.
Mellwood Art Center 



Purchase tickets ahead of time and save (ticket portal closes at 4 p.m. the day of)!  

GENERAL ADMISSION - $45.00 ($55 at the door)
-Decadent chocolate
-Lite bites
-Unlimited spirits
-Dazzling entertainment
-Free admission to PLAY Louisville (8/3 only, must show wristband)
...and MORE!

VIP - $100.00 ($125 at the door)
Includes all G.A. benefits PLUS:
-Access to VIP lounge
-Designated waitstaff in VIP lounge
-Signature VIP cocktail
-Swag bag
...and MORE!

Tickets are non-refundable.

Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance (KAA) reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any Chocolate Fest without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video.


All proceeds benefit the Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance. Please consider making a donation here and give generously!


Mellwood Art Center - The Van Gogh Room | 1860 Mellwood Ave | Louisville, KY 40206

2019 Vendor Partners

Prepare your senses for these culinary and cocktail creations!

2019 Entertainment

Enjoy dazzling entertainment from...
Leah Halston DJ Syimone The Bizarre Bazaar - Hooper The Bizarre Bazaar - Rocky Valentino
The Bizarre Bazaar -  Artemisia The Bizarre Bazaar - Cortney Carson The Bizarre Bazaar - #Sofawnda Peters-Cumming   



Become a Sponsor

Interested in becoming a sponsor? View the sponsorship program here. For more information, please contact Michelle Romero at 502-574-9036 or mromero@hqtrs.com

Thank you to our 2019 sponsors!

Welcoming Sponsor
FSA Management Group

Platinum Sponsor
Actors Theatre of Louisville
Outfront Media

Gold Sponsor
Horseshoe Casino

Silver Sponsor
LG&E and KU Foundation
Play Louisville
UofL Hospital Specialty Pharmacy

Bronze Sponsor
Blue Grass Motorsport
Bluegrass Brewing Co.
Bom Bom Brands
Four Roses
Holi Gin
In Bloom Again
Kosair Charities
Old 502 Winery
PNC Bank
The Porcini/Farmer Children's Foundation
Titos Handmade Vodka
TOPS Louisville
Vivid Impact



Please consider making a donation here to Chocolate Fest.

Or, send a check made payable to Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance. Please write “Chocolate Fest” in the memo field. Mail checks to:
Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance
326 E. Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Those who donate more than $250, in addition to their admission, will receive recognition as a donor on the Chocolate Fest website and event signage (by 7/19/19).

Please note: all donations and admissions are final, no refunds. If you chose to make an additional donation, it will not allow additional event admission.

Silent Auction

Do you have a silent auction item you'd like to donate to Chocolate Fest? To submit your auction item, please email this form to info@kyAIDS.org and we'll get in touch with you about your item.
The Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a Federal Tax ID 61-1225984. All funds directly support individuals served by the Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Your donations support client services such as care coordination, housing, medical/dental care, co-pay assistance, children’s programs, educational workshops, counseling, legal assistance and public transportation to and from medical appointments. They also support monthly HIV testing, social retreats and a summer camp for children who are infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. With medical advancements, people with HIV/AIDS are living longer which translates to an increased need for these services.

Your donation helps people who are served by multiple organizations! Past recipient organizations include: Camp Heart to Heart, Family and Children First; HIV/AIDS Legal Project of the Legal Aid Society; Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition; House of Ruth; Saint William’s Center; Louisville/Jefferson County Minority AIDS Program; Louisville AIDS Resource Center; S.A.B.S.A. (Sisters and Brothers Surviving AIDS); Tri-County Health Coalition of Southern Indiana; Volunteers of America; and the 550 Clinic (WINGS HIV Medical Clinic).


For more information about Chocolate Fest, please fill out the form below and we will be in touch shortly.
For media inquiries or sponsorship information, please contact us at info@kyaids.org or 502.938.WALK.

Looking for HIV/AIDS services and supports?

Contact the Kentuckiana AIDS Alliance at info@kyAIDS.org or visit the KAA homepage.
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