Athens Coffee Festival is a large celebration of coffee and its surrounding culture, addressed equally to industry professionals, home baristas and the general public!
Athens Coffee Festival creates coffee trends since 2016 and has been identified as a festival that upgrades the coffee product and the coffee industry. It is organized every year at the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens with the aim of highlighting new products, solutions and proposals that the modern industry professional is looking for. At the same time, as the biggest coffee festival in Greece, it welcomes thousands of consumers who are looking for excellent quality coffee varieties, who want to get to know well-known coffee brands up close and also drink a cup of coffee in a beautiful and festive environment from the hands of award-winning baristas.
During the festival, Coffee Masterclasses are taking place, where all the new trends dominating the international coffee scene and ideas that contribute to its further development, are being presented by award-winning baristas, important coffee market executives, owners and representatives of leading coffee brands. At the same time, talented and ambitious baristas compete for 3 days, aiming to win the first place at the Panhellenic Championships and the representation in the respective world championships. Furthermore, the main stage of the festival becomes every year the meeting point for visitors as it hosts concerts with popular bands, contests with rich prizes and live dj sets.
The Athens Coffee Festival takes place every year at the end of September, at Technopolis in Gazi, where coffee and its culture are the stars, with new products, trends, ideas and advice from the best in the field.
The Αthens Coffee Festival is held under the auspices of the international organization Specialty Coffee Association and its Greek chapter, SCA Greece. The Speciality Coffee Association is a pan-European organization that aims at educating and raising awareness of the public and professionals, regarding the quality of coffee.
The Athens Coffee Festival is organized by FORUM SA, which has been successfully active in the last 35 years in the field of professional trade shows and publications. By utilizing its many years of experience from organizing the internationally acclaimed HORECA exhibition and the publication of the SNACK & COFFEE magazine, FORUM SA inaugurates a Festival which will become the ideal link between professionals and consumers.
In specially designed stands, which are be developed in the indoor and outdoor spaces of Technopolis, top coffee companies have the opportunity to exhibit their products in the following fields:
The ATHENS COFFEE FESTIVAL is addressed both to industry professionals, as well as coffee aficionados and the general public. Specifically: