— Enjoying Gourmet Food, Decadent Chocolatey Desserts and Every Wine Varietal You Can Possibly Imagine Will Help Build & Improve Houses For Less Fortunate —

TEMECULA, Calif. – (December 5, 2017) – In its 10th year, the 2018 Chocolate Decadence & Pechanga Wine Festival is expected to be the biggest one yet. With the completion of the resort/casino’s $285 million expansion project, the delicious event will be held in the brand new 40,000 square foot event center called the Pechanga Summit. Hundreds of wine varieties, sweet and savory chocolate confections, gourmet food, live music, a silent auction, and helping out a good cause are all on the agenda for Friday, March 9, and Saturday, March 10 at Pechanga Resort & Casino. Tickets for the 10th annual Chocolate Decadence & Pechanga Wine Festival go on sale this Thursday, December 14, at 3 p.m. For tickets or for more information, visit the Pechanga Box Office, call (877) 711-2946 or visit Pechanga.com. Proceeds from both events benefit Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley.

Chocolate Decadence on Friday, March 9, features more than 30 wine varietals that will masterfully partner with more than 50,000 chocolate and other sweet desserts. The event runs from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. and is $60 per person. Tickets include a souvenir wine glass, unlimited two ounce samples of wine and spirits, chocolate and confection tasting, live music, and a silent auction. VIP tickets are $80 and include early entry at 5:30 p.m., an upgraded souvenir wine glass, fruit and cheese plates, passed hors d’oeurves, as well as all inclusions of general admission tickets.

Wine enthusiasts can sip and explore new selections at the 10th annual Pechanga Wine Festival from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 10. Tickets for this remarkable event are $65 and include a souvenir wine glass, unlimited two ounce samples of wine and spirits, gourmet food and dessert samples from Pechanga’s acclaimed chefs, as well as others in the Temecula Valley, live music, and a silent auction. VIP tickets are $90 and include early entry at 12 p.m. and an upgraded souvenir wine glass as well as all inclusions of the general admission tickets.

Combo tickets for entry into both events are available for $100. Combo VIP tickets are $140. The available combo packages offer a $25 and $30 value. Designated driver tickets are $35 for Chocolate Decadence and $40 for the Wine Festival. Both let attendees taste all the delectable desserts, food and take in live music, entertainment, and the extensive silent auction. Guests must be 21 or older to attend either event.

Proceeds from Chocolate Decadence and the Pechanga Wine Festival support Habitat For Humanity Inland Valley programs that provide housing needs and home repairs to senior citizens and those who are no longer able to do such work themselves. Fundraising dollars support all Habitat for Humanity programs, however, Brush for Kindness has been the fastest growing program due to increased fundraising through the annual festival.