Something funny is going on with the chocolate
fountain rentals in this town...how come everyone charges
Chocolate Fountains of Dallas-Fort Worth
|Chcololate fountain packages
start at $395 and include the fountain, 20 lbs of chocolate
(feeding 150-400 guests) and an attendant for 3 hrs.
Additional hrs are $25 per hour.
Chocolate Perfection Fountains
|Bob and Diana Nelson will
provide a medium fountain (feeds up to 400 people) for $395
plus chocolate for an additional $55. All dipping items
should be provided by your caterer.
DFW Chocolate Fountain Catering
|DFW Chocolate Fountain Catering
offers packages starting at $290 for
rental of a small fountain which includes delivery,
setup, teardown, 10 lbs of chocolate, skewers, and an
attendant for four hours. The $390 package offers a larger
fountain and double the chocolate.
The Gourmet Chocolate Fountains
|Fountain rental is $495 for up
hours and includes 2 attendants, Ghirardelli chocolate, and 500 skewers. 20 lbs of
additional chocolate (enough for 400 guests) is $55, and there's no
extra charge for drive times within 50 miles of Dallas.
Mention you saw them on IDoDallas.com and get $100 off and a
discount on dipping items. A percentage of each event's income is
given to local charities.
North Texas Chocolate Fountains
Ft. Worth 866-761-1146
|Their fountains hold 20 lbs of
chocolate - enough to feed approximately 250 guests. They
also offer a larger fountain that can feed up to 400 guests.
3 hours of use, 20 lbs of chocolate, 500 skewers and an
attendant is $395. A 5-item dipping package starts at $2 per
|Rose Fountains offers chocolate
fountain rental for $395 for 25 lbs of chocolate and up to 4
hrs of serving time. Dipping item packages start at $0.30
per person and go up to $2.00 pp. Check their website for
internet-only savings worth up to $50. Champagne fountains
are also available starting at $70 per day.
Chocolate Fountain Rentals
|Offers a 34" tall fountain
filled with flowing Belgium chocolate. $395 includes 3 hours
of run time, 400 skewers, and 25 lbs of chocolate. Book by
Sept. 1, 2004 and get free delivery.
Other Food and Beverages
|Rent a single-head frozen drink
machine for $115 (includes 50 cups and one mix) or a
double-head machine for $145. Free delivery in the DFW area.
|Ice sculptures galore! They will
work with you to create your dream carving. Sculptures last
from 4-6 hours, depending on the temperature. Prices start
at $275 and go up to $600 for the "Large Twin Swans with
Heart". Good pricing information and pictures online.
Delivery fee is $25.
|With over 100 flavors of frozen
drinks available and a guarantee that every drink they serve
will be frozen, it doesn't sound like you can go wrong with
these guys. They can even make drinks from wine or
champagne, including the
Strawberry Champagne Blush … they say the brides love it!
They will even create a signature drink for you upon
request. How cool is that?!
Have Another Party
|Frozen drink machines rent for
$95 per day, with additional concentrated mixes for $15
each. Also offering chocolate fountain rental for $395 for 3
hrs ($75 each additional hour). Maybe a champagne fountain
is more your thing? Rent one for $60 a day. Good website
with pricing info - visit the Specials section for coupons
Margaritas R Us
|This division of United Party
Rental Center will provide you with a frozen drink machine
for your special night. Use it to create margaritas, pina
coladas, hurricanes, or bellinis, or they can develop a
custom recipe just for you. The website has no online
|Specializing in frozen drink
machines, a 24-hour rental will run you $75. Save $15 if you
pick up and drop off the machine yourself. Check the website
for current specials.
Bridal Shower & Bachelorette Party Ideas
The Art of Exotic Dancing
|Schedule a private exotic dance
class for your bridal shower and learn some new moves. No
nudity is involved. $79 pp for a 3-hour workshop, or
schedule a 1.5 hour class to learn a few beginner moves.
Hostesses receive 2 dance videos and a gift certificate to a
future class valued at $129.
|Book your bridal party for a
relaxing afternoon at Bath Junkie and enjoy custom-blended
bath and body products with over 180 fragrances to choose
from. Cost is $20-$25 per guest which includes a private
party room, a party pack and 10% discount for each guest.
Bring your own food, drinks (wine OK), and games.
Better Sex Workout
|Invite fitness industry veteran
Joe Sian to your next bachelorette party to get your hearts
pumping with a "Better Sex Workout". Build strength and
endurance with a workout combining yoga, pilates and martial
arts. Watch out for the annoying background music on the
Love You More Ceramics
|For $13 pp, you can host your
bridal shower at Love You More Ceramics Studio. Each guest
will receive a $10 piece of pottery for painting and firing.
A Love You More Ceramics employee will be your personal
party host to walk you through the cake-cutting and gift
Passion Parties by Carol
|Don't want to barhop for your
bachelorette party? Why not book a Passion Party instead?!
Carol GUARANTEES that her parties are more fun than any
Tupperware or Mary Kay party you've ever attended. Bonus:
hosting a Passion Party is absolutely free!
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