You are invited to taste the treats at the 19th annual Chocolate Festival at the Upper Alton Baptist Church on College Avenue. The event is being held Sunday, and organizers say it is a special treat to have it fall on Valentine's Day.
Hand bell choir member Lanita Sims tells The Big Z the variety of chocolate is impressive.
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The Chocolate Festival runs from 2-4pm Sunday. Tickets are $5 each, and children 5 and under get in free. It is a fundraiser for the Upper Alton Christian Ringers – a group of people from the various churches in Upper Alton that come together to perform as a bell choir.