Sunriver Resort Announces Second Annual Celebration of Chocolate
February 2012 “For Love and Chocolate” Festivities Make Every Day Valentine’s Day
For Immediate Release
February 1, 2012
(Sunriver, Ore.) —A second annual celebration of chocolate will take place this month at Sunriver Resort, offering decadent festivities for athletes and lovers alike. This year’s theme, “For Love and Chocolate,” will encompass all of the specials and events at the Resort during the month of February.
Among the most popular events in this celebration is the second annual Run for Chocolate 5K run and walk. The USAT-certified course ambles through the wintery paths of Sunriver Resort, allowing runners to pause at a chocolate aid station along the way before concluding to enjoy decadent treats at the main lodge. Proceeds benefit New Generations Child Care, supporting their initiative to offer scholarships for local families.
Additional highlights of the festival at Sunriver Resort include:
Chocolate Sensation Spa Treatments at Sage Springs Club & Spa During the month of February, Sage Springs Spa is offering sensational chocolate spa treatments including Hot Chocolate stone massage and the Dark Chocolate Cocoa Bliss pedicure.
Wine, Beer, Chocolate Cocktail & Chocolate Tastings at the Sunriver Resort Main Lodge Expert representatives help guests pursue a litany of culinary passions: wine, craft beer, infused liquors and chocolate! Tastings presented by Chateau St. Michelle Winery, Constellation Wines, Lillie Belle Farms, Goodies Chocolate, Widmer Brother’s Brewing, and other local partners during select dates at the Sunriver Lodge.
Run for Chocolate 5k Race at the Sunriver Resort Main Lodge Run or walk in the Run for Chocolate 5k benefiting New Generations. With a Chocolate aid station and other chocolate goodies for all, runners are sure to enjoy this winter wonderland race. Tricia’s True Confections will provide truffles for each finisher.
Four Course Beer & Chocolate Menu at the Owl’s Nest Bar & Grille Enjoy a decadent four-course dinner for two all month long at the Sunriver Lodge. Menu includes optional Widmer craft beer pairings and courses such as Pretzel Crusted Crab Cakes with Bittersweet Chocolate Hollandaise, Cocoa & Coffee Rubbed Pork Tenderloin with Tart Red Cherries & Chocolate Compote, and a dessert of Stout Chocolate Cup Cakes with Maple Syrup Ice Cream and Chocolate Dipped Bacon. For Love and Chocolate Room Package at Sunriver Resort With this special package, enjoy a romantic escape that includes lodging accommodations for one night, a chocolate infused four-course dinner for two, and delicious chocolate-covered strawberries with a bottle of sparkling wine delivered upon arrival. Guests can take advantage of this package for as low as $199 per night!
For more information on For Love and Chocolate at Sunriver Resort, visit www.sunriver-resort.com/chocolate or call 800-609-1589.
Contact: Erin Martin - firstname.lastname@example.org - 541.410.4113
About Sunriver Resort: Located in Central Oregon, Sunriver Resort features nearly 250 guestrooms and more than 300 vacation rental properties comprised of private homes and condominiums. A Destination Hotels & Resorts property, Sunriver Resort is a year-round outdoor enthusiast’s dream with 63 holes of championship golf, 28 tennis courts, 35 miles of paved bike paths, three swimming complexes, horseback riding, canoeing and kayaking, fly fishing, and skiing and snowboarding at nearby Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort. Other amenities include the Sage Springs Club & Spa, first-class programs for youth and teens, and a nearby shopping village, and the Sunriver Nature Center and Observatory. For more information visit www.sunriver-resort.com.
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