Friday, Feb. 13 and Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015 In Boyne City
Boyne City will be full of fun and chocolate this Valentine's Day weekend. Chocolate-Covered Boyne will celebrate chocolate and romance at more than 40 businesses. Organizers expect that this year's 8th annual event will be sweeter and livelier than ever. Here is a list of 39 participating businesses and details of their chocolatey offerings.
VALENTINES DAY concert will be held at Freshwater Art Gallery, 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015. “It’s all about the Guys” is this year's theme with headliners Dave Boutette and Brett Mitchell. Boutette is a folk/Americana singer-songwriter from Ann Arbor, and Mitchell is described by one reviewer as a first-rate power pop singer-songwriter from Midland. Also performing will be horn player, poet and storyteller Norm Wheeler; drummer Graham Fineout, and base/slide/dobro player Glenn Wolff. Call 231-582-2588 for tickets, $25 in advance.
43 Participating businesses!
- 4Front Credit Union - Valentine candy, 9 to 5 on Friday.
- Advance Board of Commerce - Cake Walk fund-raiser from 2-4 p.m. Valentine’s Day.
- Alpine Chocolat Haus - Cholate samples + 30% off all items in our display case.
- BC Lanes - Live music with Northern Nites on Valentine's night, 9 p.m. to midnight.
- BC Pizza - Saturday night Valentine's Special: eat for $20. Choice of two dinner buffets, including salad, soup, pizza, breadsticks, and pasta plus two small drinks; OR one medium item pizza, one order breadsticks, two small drinks with a chocolate pastry.
- Beyond Borders - Draw for 15%, 25%, or 30% off storewide.
- The Birds Nest - "Something very sweet."
- Boyne Area Chamber - Homemdade chocolate cream cheese cookie tarts in the log cabin, Friday only.
- Boyne Avenue Greenhouse/Florist - Sweet treats and drawing for a spring arrangement.
- Boyne City Farmers Market - Chocolate Covered Pretzels, Triple Chocolate Scones, Chocolate Ice Cream, Chocolate Crepes, Chocolate Heart Cakes, Gluten Free Chocolate Babka, Chocolate Brownies, ChocolateTruffles filled with Bear Creek Raw Honey and handcrafted by chocolatier Nicole Betz of Coco Tree Chocolates.
Boyne City Hardware - All chocolate candy is 1/2 off, all decorative picture frames are 40% Off, Yankee Candles are buy one get one half off (any size).
Boyne Co-op True Value - Dog treats.
- Boyne District Library - “Chocolate-Covered Story Time” Friday 10:30 a.m. “Blind Date with a Book” – take a chance - fall in love with a book.
- Boyne Trading Company - Chocolate goodies and draw for a discount of 30%, 40% or 50% off one item of your choice.
- Boyne Mountain - Dinner and entertainment on Valentine's Day at Stein Eriksen's.Special four-course menu features succulent Surf & Turf with entertainment by Michelle Chenard. Reservations 231.549.6059. Visit boynemountain.com for menu.
- Cafe Sante - Pot de Creme made with Belgian chocolate, Bugnes with cocoa butter sauce, Chocolate Torte, Chocolate Martini, Belgian Cafe, Young's Double Chocolate Stout.
- CindiFranco’s Cool Stuff - Chocolate scones from Lake Street Market, limited quantities.
- Coldwell Banker Real Estate - Stop in for a chocolate rose.
- Country Now and Then/Up The Lazy River - Chocolate treats and winter sale up to 60% off selected items throughout store
- en vogue Salon - Chocolate pedicure special.
- Eyes on Main - Chocolate treats, Friday only.
- Fifth Third Bank - Chocolate treats.
- Fiji Salon & Spa - Chocolate massage, chocolate pedicures and chocolate treats and flowers for our clients.
- First Merit Bank - Oreo truffle and chocolate no-bake cookies, Friday only.
- Freshwater Art Gallery - Valentine's Day concert, 8 p.m. (Details above)
- Huff Pharmacy - Chocolate truffles Friday; Saturday ’til 2 p.m.
- Grain Train - Chocolate samples and a chocolate lovers gift basket for raffle.
- Inspired Living - 25% off all chocolate teas and anything red or pink (or with red or pink on it... no matter how small!) in the store.
Kilwin's Chocolates Boyne City - Fudge and chocolate treats - Demonstrations of fudge-making and chocolate-dipping - Buy 2 slices of fudge get 1 slice free.
Local Flavor Bookstore – Open all night Friday! Sale sponsored by our Insomniacs Book Club: FRIDAY- 20% off all used books from opening to 7 p.m., and 30% off all used books from 7 p.m. to 12 Midnight. SATURDAY - 40% off all used books from 12 Midnight to 7 a.m., and 20% off all used books 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Come in and shop all night. Free coffee with any purchase between midnight and 6 a.m. Saturday. Featuring Frozen Hot Chocolate; White Mocha Raspberry Latte; Amaretto Truffle Mocha, and our specialty brownies.
Lynda's Real Estate Service– Chocolate-covered Rice Krispies houses.
- Mary's of Boyne - Storewide 25-60% off Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Presidents' Weekend.
McDonald's - 50-cent fudge sundaes, 13 cookies -$2.50, and 50 cents off chocolate-chip Frappe
- North Country Cycle Shop - Lea’s famous chocolate-covered pretzels
- Northern Eagle Clothier/Logo Pros - 35% off storewide and chocolate treats.
- Pat O'Brien & Associates – Chocolate treats, Friday only.
- Parkside Grill & Treats - 10% off all Whiteouts.
- Radio Shack - Chocolate treats.
- Red Mesa Grill - Habanero Fried Ice Cream, White Chocolate Cheesecake and Chocolate Love Martini.
- Re/Max Resort Properties – Chocolate fondue.
- Subway - Free cookie with the purchase of any sandwich,salad or pizza.
- Thick 'N' Juicy Diner - 2 burgers, 2 fries, 2 special chocolate shakes for $14.
Upsy-Daisy Floral – Assorted chocolate treats.
- Wine Emporium - 10% off everything in the Wine Emporium, Complimentary samples of Chocolate Mousse and 10% off Chocolate Beer and Chocovine Wine.