On Saturday, March 26th members of Philly Social Media Moms (PSMM) and their families visited Loreâ€™s Chocolates in Old City Philadelphia to launch Loreâ€™s newest birthday party offerings.Â Loreâ€™s owners, Tony and Maureen Walter, hosted the event, which was organized by PSMM member Karla Trotman.Â The Loreâ€™s Chocolate Birthday Experience was two, 1-hour long sessions where the children learned about chocolate and had the opportunity to make their own creations.
A Unique Birthday Party for Kids
So how did this birthday party idea come about?Â â€œI had already put down the deposit on another one of those bouncing parties when I thought, â€˜I donâ€™t want to do that againâ€™â€, reflects Maureen Walter, who acts as Marketing and Communications Director of Loreâ€™s Chocolates.Â Her husbandâ€™s family has owned Loreâ€™s for over twenty years.Â Loreâ€™s downtown factory, located directly under the Old City shop, is no longer the location of its main chocolate production. Â Maureen decided to make use of the space and hold her sonâ€™s birthday party there, calling it â€œA Chocolate Birthday Experienceâ€.Â The party was such a hit that she decided to offer Chocolate Birthday Parties as part of Loreâ€™s services.
If you would like to read more about the Lore’s Chocolates Birthday Experience, check out the following members who were in attendance:
Disclosure – Lore’s Chocolates was a client of Karla Trotman.Â The event was free to all participants.Â Each child received a gift bag with chocolate and was able to take home their respective creations.Â All opinions expressed in PSMM’s blogs are their own.
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I love Lore’s. Looks like it was a fun event, and what a fabulous idea to host parties!
Jo-Lynne, it was a fabulous event. The kids were so excited to be there and to create their very own treats. I had an adult chocolate party there this past weekend. It was a chocolate and wine pairing. Everyone had an amazing time.
What a fabulous event!
Thanks for sharing and having my family as a part of this day.