Aside from it being W2GW, did you know that TODAY is National Chocolate Day? Mmm...
And according to ABC here is a list of retailers offering FREEBIES to all you chocoholics out there!
Neuhaus On Oct. 28 only, high-end chocolatier Neuhaus is offering a free small chocolate box with purchase.
Ghiradelli On National Chocolate Day get 20% off any purchase on the Ghiradelli website with the code CHOCO20.
Russell Stover Watching your sugar intake? Get 25% off all sugar-free chocolate until 11 p.m. Wednesday on Russell Stover's website.
Lindt Lindt is offering 25% off all online orders until Thursday. No code necessary.
Ethel M. Get a free chocolate bar set on orders of $50 or more with the code "Octobar."
Godiva Who says it has to be a holiday to get free chocolate? Godiva Rewards Club members get a free piece of chocolate every month. All you have to do is sign up for their email list.
How very sweet!!
Speaking of sweets, only 3 more days until Halloween! All of our costumes have finally arrived and we are ready for a fun filled and festive spooktacular Saturday! I can't wait to share the pictures with you. Be sure not to miss any days here at Travelin' Cousins this week - tomorrow is TBT, there will be a new story along with plenty of hilarious Throwback Halloween Pictures.
And of course this weekends theme is Halloween and here are a few things happening around town:
TONIGHT in Aliso Viejo Spooktacular Wednesday, October 28, 2015 5:30 – 7:30pm
Bring the entire family to the Club for our annual "Spook-Tacular" trick-or-treating. Don't forget to dress in your costume! We will give prizes for the most creative costumes throughout the night. Parent participation is required. Limited number of spots for each time slot.
The event will be split into two groups, one kicking off at 5:30 p.m. and the other at 6:30 p.m. There is no cost for members to attend, non-members will be required to pay $10 per attending child.
LOCATION: Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo 50 Enterprise Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 FOR MORE INFO call (949)330-5560
ON FRIDAY in Newport Beach Family Fright Zone Friday October 30, 2015 5-8 pm
Ghostly creatures take to fright, on this spooky family Fun Zone night. Join us for a BOOtiful evening at our 4th Annual Halloween event. Experience costumes, pumpkins and candy, Oh My! Trick-or-treat at the Fun Zone! Enjoy spooky storytelling, kooky crafts, face painting, spooky & slimy lab activities, plus live entertainment for the entire family!
LOCATION: ExplorOcean 600 East Bay Avenue Newport Beach, CA, 92661
FOR MORE INFO call (949) 675-8915
ON HALLOWEEN in the City of Cypress Halloween Carnival Saturday, October 31, 2015 6-9 pm
Family Games, Entertainment and Trick or Treat! Food will be sold for an additional cost at the event.
Admission $3 (cash only - children under 1 are no charge)
LOCATION: Cypress Community Center 5700 Orange Ave
ON HALLOWEEN in Huntington Beach Main Street Halloween Fest October 31, 2015 3:30 pm-7:30 pm
For children of all ages, this annual Halloween celebration comes courtesy of the Downtown Business Improvement District. The spooky festivities include a photo booth, petting zoo, rides, costume contests and more.
LOCATION: Downtown Huntington Beach Main Street and 5th Street by Pacific Coast Highway
FOR MORE INFO call (714) 536-8300
And now through November 1st Dia De Los Muertos Annual Festival - Orange October 24th at 6:00 PM November 1st at 5:00 PM
Featuring Danzantes Del Sol, Veracruzano, Ballet Folklorico & Mariachi.
Come have your face painted for the tradition, Candies for the kids
LOCATION: Moreno's Restaurant 4328 E. Chapman Ave Orange, Ca 92869
FOR MORE INFO call 714 639-2181
Lastly, the event that has been on our calendars for a while and that we are all looking forward to attending:
ON SUNDAY in Costa Mesa
SoCal VegFest November 1st 2015 10am – 4pm
First Annual SoCal VegFest, a free admission, one-of-a-kind event designed to engage curiosity and inspire consciousness in people of all ages. This event-not-to-miss will include free plant-based food samplings, musical entertainment, guest speakers, cooking demonstrations, raffles, interactive booths, food vendors, humane organizations, an enjoyable children’s area with a variety of engaging opportunities especially for kids, and more.
The purpose of SoCal VegFest is to introduce Southern Californians and others to the benefits of healthy conscious living. Our goal is to inspire and support anyone who wants to learn more about living a more healthy, environmentally friendly, and compassionate life.
LOCATION: Orange Coast College 2701 Fairview Rd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626