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Ethel M® Chocolate Factory
Type: Food & Wine, Gardens, Tours and Excursions
More than 2,000 visitors per day flock to this chocolate production facility where truffles, cremes, cherry cordials, peanut brittle, and other sweet treats are made. If you're lucky, you'll get to... Read More
More than 2,000 visitors per day flock to this chocolate production facility where truffles, cremes, cherry cordials, peanut brittle, and other sweet treats are made. If you're lucky, you'll get to watch the confectionery delights being created, and you can pick up a free sample or a hand-dipped ice cream cone. Self-guided tours are free, although it might be tough to pass up a purchase after watching the sweets being made. For the serious chocolate enthusiast, a chocolate tasting experience is offered for $15 per adult and $6 for children. The cactus garden is also free and is billed as the largest cactus garden in the Southwest, with over 300 species of plants displayed over four acres
- Daily 8am-8pm
- Free Things to Do: "Visit during the Christmas season to enjoy Ethel M's Cactus Garden decked out in holiday lights. This annual tradition is a popular activity for families, and it's free."
- Best for Free Things to Do Because: Scrumptious chocolates and a cactus garden come together at Ethel M's in a winning combination.