Saving chocolate: Norman PTA Council takes over Norman Chocolate Festival

The Norman Chocolate Festival has been saved.

In August, the Firehouse Art Center board of directors announced that it would discontinue the annual event after 35 years but held out hope that some local agency would carry the torch.

The Norman PTA Council announced this week that it will take over the 2018 festival and steer it into the future.

“The Firehouse staff