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On March 7, 2020 Wizards & Dragons: A Mystical Chocolate Fantasy will delight guests by offering extraordinary entertainment, a unique silent and imaginative live auction, exquisite dining, a taste of some of the most delectable chocolate in New Mexico, and an exclusive opportunity to support the Museum's educational programs through raise the paddle.  At Chocolate Fantasy the Chocolatiers are the stars!  Magnificent chocolate creations by some of New Mexico's finest chefs will highlight the evening in the Chocolate Invitational Competition.  Guests are sure to be amazed by the incredible, artistic chocolate creations.

Thank You to Our Sponsors




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Alexa and John


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Dr. Susan Scott,MD

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Meet The Judges

 Chef Paul Edward, Texas

Chef Charity Teague, Texas

Kim Rothrock, New York

Chef Thierry “Chichifoofoo” Delourneaux

The Chocolatiers

Hotels & Casinos


Route 66 Casino Hotel

Rita Norris, Jeff Rubin


Sandia Resort and Casino

Jose Arana, Alfonso White


Santa Ana Star Casino and Hotel

Grace Lapsys, Charnelle Chinana, Justin Arviso, Deanna Valenzuela, Lyle Yazzie, Joseph Endres, Chantelle Kayeda, Kaitlyn Picard, Ashley Feil

Hotel Andaluz


Restaurants & Caterers & Artists


Adrienne Toubbeh


Auravir LLC

Troy Lapsys, Bethany Orbison

Austin Phillip (Niera)


Bizzy B Cakes

Casey Trent


Chelsea Houk


Chocolate Cartel

Troy Lowe, Heidi Solterman

DebbieRae's Cakes and Treats


Faith and Aaron Tinnin


Fram’s Desserts

Michael Fram


Heavenly Chocolates

Dolores Aragon


Kelly Parker


Le Paris French Bakery

Nina MacPherson

Range Cafe


Raquela Trujillo


Rebel Donut

Juan Santos, Tiffany Turner


Shamrock Foods

Kelli Welby & Dan Gilpatrik


Students & Schools


Luna Community College

Fabien Lucero


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