Line-ups/Showdowns

Some super fun events coming up! Next week in Berkeley, Calif., I’ll be attending the La Marzocco Out of the Box Event. Here’s the schedule for it, Jan. 18–19.

LMOOB Event Schedule

Then in just a few weeks, we’re off to Coffee Fest Chicago, where the New World Latte Art Championship will take place once again, pitting 64 baristas against each other in a head to head showdown. This goes down Feb. 18–20. And check it out: Hiroshi’s back!

Chicago2011Bracket

Stay tuned for more news on activities around the corner, like the Northwest Regional Barista Competitions, Jan. 28–30 in Tacoma, Washington! Dillanos is graciously hosting the event, and Anna G. is busy putting together a schedule of parties and events not to be missed! Check back here for more information about all the haps!

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Sarah

Sarah Allen is co-founder and editor of Barista Magazine, the international trade magazine for coffee professionals. A passionate advocate for baristas, quality, and the coffee community, Sarah has traveled widely to research stories, interact with readers, and present on a variety of topics affecting specialty coffee. She also loves animals, swimming, ice cream, and living in Portland, Oregon.