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Uptown Coffee Festival
November 23, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm| $10.00
Calhoun Square in partnership with Kitchen Window & Nespresso will host the Uptown Coffee Festival on Saturday, November 23 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Coffee Festival will feature over 35 vendors that will be sampling coffee, tea and brewed beverages from around the world.
Your donation of $10 includes a free specially designed Coffee Festival ceramic mug. A portion of the proceeds will benefit House of Charity; a nonprofit dedicated to feeding those in need, housing those experiencing homelessness, and empowering individuals to achieve independence. Mugs can be purchased in advance at Kitchen Window or at the Coffee Festival.
Attendees will have the opportunity to explore the NEW French Quarter Café inside Kitchen Window’s Cooking School where they will be able to take part in a New Orleans style cooking experience featuring beignets and Café du Monde Coffee for a suggested donation of $5. A portion of the proceeds will go to House of Charity.
Bull Run Coffee will be organizing the first Barista Challenge at Coffee Festival. From 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Top Twin Cities baristas will be faced off to see who is the best foam artist in town.
Additional free offerings: Republic will be sampling coffee-infused brews all day and Comedy Sportz will be featuring their Caffeinated Comedy Show from 1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. and 1:45 p.m. – 2:05 p.m.
This years vendors include Keurig, Krups, Breville, Vitamix, Paradise Roasters, Frieling, Nesco Coffee Roasting, Brotherhood Brew, Tea Forte, Tea Source, Bodum ,Delonghi, Peace Coffee, Chemex, Hario , Escali, Stonewall Kitchen, Jura, Republic of Tea, Monin Syrups, and The Cocoa Company. Also, don’t miss out on Kitchen Window’s specialty drinks!