Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

2019 Coffee Fest: A Celebration of Coffee and Culture

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - April 14 @ 4:00 pm

| $15-$26

he Flatirons Food Film Festival and Erie Coffee Roasters Present:

2019 Coffee Fest

Join us for a weekend festival about all things coffee in Lafayette and Erie, Colorado

Saturday, April 13th, 1-4pm at Arts HUB (420 Courtney Way, Lafayette, CO):

Watch coffee films and then learn more about coffee!

–CAFFEINATED, a feature film about coffee from seed to mug (CAFFEINATED trailer here)
–Film introduction by Tamas Christman, founder and CEO of Dragonfly Roasters, named 2019 Top Micro Roaster by Roast magazine
— Presentations by experts on coffee topics, such as:

— History
— Agriculture
— Coffee supply chain
— Brewing techniques with tastings (French press, AeroPress, Pour-over, Drip)
— Cascara tasting (coffee cherry tea made from the dried skins of the coffee fruit)
— Sustainable waste diversion practices

–Coffee painting for kids
–Coffee painting exhibition by visiting artist Craig Peterson
–Unlimited caffeinated and decaf coffee to slake your thirst with bites from Lafayette’s Eat at Community and Tip Top Savory Pies

Sunday, April 14th, 10am-1pm at Erie Coffee Roasters (3000 Airport Drive in Hangar #307, Erie)

Come wake up to a morning full of coffee aromas and devoted to coffee fun!

–Barista skills demos by professionals from East Simpson Coffee Company and Precision Pours- Coffee and Bakes
–Interactive coffee roasting demos
–Demos of the processes involved in producing a bag of coffee, including packaging
–Mini burritos from the Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts


$15 each day
$26 for weekend pass
Free for kids aged 12 and under (tickets required)

Bring your own mug and receive a $1 rebate or ticket discount!

The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission has supported this event with an Arts in Community grant. Also, thank you to the International Film Series for their support.


The Arts HUB
420 Courtney Way, Lafayette , CO 80026 United States
+ Google Map