Chocolate and wine, a perfectly indulgent combination of flavors and sophistication, takes center stage at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Chocolate and Wine Experience. Hosted by the Scottsdale League for the Arts, event highlights include 10 local chocolatiers, 10 local wineries, a chocolate lovers dream photo booth, chocolate painting, chocolate art displays, chocolate massages, local chocolate beers, chocolate fountain, wine tasting, wine glass etching and more. Traditionally, the Scottsdale Culinary Festival activities span an entire week in mid- April. This year, the Scottsdale League for the Arts is adding new events and breaking up the annual events across January – April, in an effort to cater to a wide range of interests and cultural experiences. General Admission to the Chocolate and Wine Experience is $60 if purchased during presale or $70 at the door. Admission is all inclusive and includes access to select museum exhibits, food, drink and access to all of the event activities. The Chocolate and Wine Experience will be located at the Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85050. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the event concludes at 11 p.m. Patrons are encouraged to come dressed in cocktail attire. For more information, visit: www.scottsdalefest.org.