Calling All Chocolate Lovers ...

Choktoberfest - October 22, 2022

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What do you get when you combine a delicious chocolate making experience and factory tour with an authentic German feast in the month of October? You get PRIME TIME's very own….Choktoberfest!  Grab your Lederhosen… your beer steins and your sweet tooth and join us on Saturday, October 22 as we experience this deliciously unique event.

We’ll begin the day with a mouthwatering visit to Fascia’s Chocolates in Waterbury, Connecticut. Hear the heartwarming story of this family-run business’s humble beginnings handmaking chocolates in their basement in 1964. Learn how they’ve grown but still continue the family flavor of making high quality, handcrafted confections. During the tour, we’ll learn a little about the history of chocolate, sample some sweet treats and  make our very own chocolate bars!

Following this sinfully decadent tour, chocolate sampling and creation, we’ll cap off our day with an authentic and hearty German feast at East Side Restaurant in New Britain, Connecticut. Experience a little bit of old world Germany “no passport required”. This restaurant is another family-owned and operated business and has been for over 80 years. They offer a warm Bavarian atmosphere in which the staff wears traditional German clothing including Tyrolean hats & Lederhosen! For dinner, you’ll have your choice of several German dishes such as schnitzels, sauerbraten and burgermeisters, to name just a few.

Don’t miss this unique, amazingly decadent experience! Trip cost is $125 for PRIME TIME™ Travel members and $145 for your guest. Price includes:

  • Roundtrip Transportation
  • Chocolate Experience & Tour
  • Early Dinner at East Side Restaurant
  • Bank personnel escort

Don’t forget, this also includes all taxes and gratuities

To make a reservation:

Simply click here then complete the reservation form and submit. (Payments should be received no later than 5 days after reservation has been confirmed).

Convenient departures from Attleboro, Franklin, New Bedford and Taunton
(a minimum of 10 people is required for location pick-up).

In the event that it becomes necessary to cancel your reservation, we will make every effort to grant a full refund provided notification is received at least 21 days prior to the event. In some situations, certain non-refundable charges may be deducted from the amount of the refund.

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