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Our annual chocolate event is back on Saturday, February 12 and Sunday, February 13, 2022. This popular event hosts a weekend of tastings, workshops, and other valentine events. 

 

Plus enter for your chance to win a chocolate box stuffed with sweets and treats from around Occoquan!

Shop, Dine & Win! Contest

PRIZE

One winner will receive a decadent chocolate box stuffed with sweets and treats from participating businesses in Occoquan, Virginia!

 
HOW TO PLAY
  • Spend $5 or more at six (6) different participating businesses.

  • Receive a stamp from the business on the front of the official form.

  • Return form via red dropbox at Town Hall (314 Mill St) by Sunday, February 13 at 5:00pm ET.

A winner will be drawn on Tuesday, Feb. 15 at facebook.com/visitoccoquan. Winner will be contacted via email and must respond within 3 days to claim prize, or new name will be drawn.

One stamp may be collected per store, per day. Multiple forms may be submitted. Only one prize per person. Must be 18 years or older to win. Prize has no cash value. Occoquan businesses and their immediate families are not eligible to win. Addresses collected will be added to the Occoquan Business Partners list, but are not shared or sold. Participants can unsubscribe at any time.

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PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES

Anderson’s Country Store
Art A La Carte
Babb’s and me 
Ballywhack Shack
BarJ Chili Parlor
Bottle Stop Wine Bar
Forever young 
Gift & Gather
Glory Be
Grind N Crepe
Hitchcock Paper Co.
It’s your day
Jerry’s Occoquan Jewelers
Leaf & Petal
Local Colour Old Town, LLC
Madigan’s Waterfront, Inc.
Man Overboard Enterprises LLC
Moms Apple Pie Company
Occoquan Optical
Nazbros Chocolates & Fudge
Organic Allure
Patriot Scuba
Potomac Chocolate
Puzzle Palooza Etc
Sincerely Yours Stained Glass Studio
So Bohemian Inc.
So Olive
The Loft Gallery
The Spot on Mill Street
Third Base Pizza & Frozen Custard

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Shop Late in Occoquan

Saturday, February 12 until 8:00pm

Join us for a pre-Valentine's Shop Late night in Occoquan! As part of our popular Occoquan ChocolateFest event (Feb 12-13), you can grab a drink or dinner and come do a little evening shopping at your favorite boutiques and galleries.

 

The following businesses will be open until at least 8pm (some later!). 

Anderson's Country Store

Art A La Carte

Babba and Me's

Ballywhack Shack

BarJ Chili Parlor

Gift & Gather

Glory Be

Hitchcock Paper Co.

It's your day

Jerry's Occoquan Jewelers

Leaf & Petal

Local Colour Old Town, LLC

Madigan's Waterfront, Inc.

Man Overboard Enterprises LLC

Patriot Scuba

Potomac Chocolate

Puzzle Palooza Etc

So Bohemian Inc.

The Spot on Mill Street

Third Base Pizza & Frozen Custard

Specials throughout the weekend

BALLYWHACK SHACK

Grab a gluten-free nutella brownie or their specialty chocolate praline latte to keep you warm! ballywhackshack.com

LEAF & PETAL

FREE chocolate flavored hot tea samples all weekend, plus get a FREE loose leaf tea sample with any purchase. leafandpetalva.com

HITCHCOCK PAPER CO.

Learn the art of paper quilling with a Valentine themed workshop on Sunday, Feb. 13! $75 per person. hitchcockpaper.com

THE SPOT ON MILL

Featuring chocolate bombs, loaded hot chocolate, or special Valentine's Day charcuterie boxes. Plus don't miss the Galentine's event on Friday, Feb. 11 (tickets required). thespotonmillstreet.com

BABBA AND ME'S

Sample the homemade fudge throughout the weekend. thespotonmillstreet.com

ART A LA CARTE

Local jewelry artists will provide demonstrations of their work, plus don't miss the chocolate & chocolate wine tasting for visitors. artalacartegallery.com

THE LOFT GALLERY

Visit the Loft Gallery this weekend to meet the artists and see demos. The Loft encompasses the whole top floor and their ongoing, once-a-year Fine Art Sale makes the visit extra sweet! loftgallery.org

PUZZLE PALOOZA

Create your own 12-piece Valentine's puzzle! In person and take home options are available. $4 per person. puzzlepaloozaetc.com

MADIGAN'S WATERFRONT

Four course Valentine's Dinner for 2 on Friday, Feb. 11. $75 per couple. madiganswaterfront.com