For all you other New Mexicans looking for something to do next February, remember Silver City. Chocolate Fantasia comes to town the weekend before Valentine’s Day, when 30+ businesses team up with the same number of chocolatiers to offer succulent morsels of heavenly goodness.
Can you tell I like Chocolate Fantasia?
Seriously: you fork over $15, and get to sample 15 pieces o’ chocolate. Considering the quality of the sweets, I call it a bargain. In addition, you can cruise some of downtown’s many art galleries, and several locations featured live music as well.
As an added bonus, visitors downtown were treated to the Mardi Gras Puppet Parade: