The 22nd Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Expo to benefit Easter Seals will be held on Sunday, February 1st from 11a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Southbury.

   Sample a plentiful assortment of scrumptious chocolate, specialty and gourmet foods provided by well-respected local businesses. Vendors will also be offering unique gifts, products, and services. Attendees can shop for Valentine’s Day or pick-up treats for Super Bowl parties, while enjoying music, a silent auction, special drawings, door prizes, and demonstrations.

   Adult tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Children’s tickets (ages 5-12) are $5. For tickets or exhibitor information please contact Faith Hull, 203-754-5141 (ext. 251). Proceeds benefit the programs and services of Easter Seals, serving the special needs of infants, children, and adults with disabilities in greater Waterbury, central, and northwestern Connecticut.