Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Below are answers to our most commonly asked questions. Can't find the answer you are looking for? No problem, please either email us at or call us at 631-488-0521.

When is the Chocolate Fest?

The 2017 I Love Chocolate Fest is November 4 and 5 from 10am-5pm daily.

Where is the Chocolate Fest?

Old Bethpage Village Restoration. 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY  11804. Right off Exit 48 on the Long Island Expressway.

Is the Chocolate Fest Indoors or Outdoors?

New for this year, over 80 exhibitors will be located in 2 heated buildings--the main museum entrance building, and the barn. An additional 20 plus exhibits will be located in covered, unheated spaces, and outdoors. To get from building to building you will be outside, so please come dressed for the weather. In addition, your ticket to The I Love Chocolate Fest includes admission to the Restoration , a recreated 1800s village, complete with costumed interpreters. You will go inside each house to tour the museum, but will walk outside in between each house.

In addition, there will be live music outside.

What Happens if there is bad weather?

The Chocolate Fest will be held rain or shine.

Where Can I Park My Car?

There is both onsite parking at Old Bethpage Village Restoration and The Armor Museum, and offsite parking in park and ride at the Long Island Expressway. Additional offsite parking will be available, please follow the signs. Shuttle buses will be taking people to and from offsite parking.

Will this Event be Crowded?

Yes, there will be lots of Chocolate Lovers! But this year we have greatly expanded. Exhibits have been spread throughout the Restoration Village.

Is The Chocolate Fest Wheelchair Accessible?

Most of the Chocolate Fest exhibits are wheelchair accessible, however, the village houses are NOT.

Is My Ticket Transferable?

Yes, if you want to give your ticket to someone else that is fine.

What is your Refund Policy?

Sorry, but there are No Refunds. Please come dressed for the weather. Please wear comfortable shoes. Please expect crowds in the main buildings.

 How Should I Tour the Festival?

Touring suggestions are based on time of day. If when you arrive the first building is crowded, simply continue on and go through on your way back out. Come early to get the most of your day. If you can't arrive early, it is much less crowded after 2pm.

I Still Have Questions, How Do I Contact You?

Please either email us at or call 631-488-0521.