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Death by Chocolate

Purchase Tickets

Join us for our annual Death by Chocolate event - an evening of tantalizing chocolate treats, hors d'oevres, and live and silent auction items.

Area chefs will infuse chocolate themes into incredible dessert samples which will be voted on by attendees for "Best of Taste" and "Best Presentation".

The evening will also include wine and beer tastings.

Come for an evening of fun and chocolate! 

Date: Thursday, February 13, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: ND Heritage Center - Northern Lights Atrium
612 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND

Tickets: $50 per person
Tickets include entrance, dessert and drink tastings, hors d’oeuvres, and access to both silent and live auction items all while enjoying a night out with your friends or significant other. 


For Chefs

Each year 10 local chefs partner with us for a friendly chocolate-inspired competition. Attendees vote on "Best Taste" and "Best Presentation" at the event! 

Chef Guidelines and Information:

  • Each chef will supply 120 chocolate dessert samples (approx. 1" by 1").
  • Each chef will be entered into both award categories.
  • Each chef will be supplied with two 6' tables: one for display and one for set up.
  • Sampling dessert plates will be supplied by GSDH.
  • Chefs are welcome to display menus, business cards, etc... at their table.
  • Chefs will be recognized in event materials and on the council's social media channels.
  • Dessert set up must be completed between 4:00pm and 5:30pm the day of the event.
  • Each chef receives entry to the event for themselves and one assistant.

Interested in partnering with us? Contact Member Services 1-800-666-2141 or