Asheville Food Fan Stu Helm, who is also a regular contributor here at Ashvegas, is organizing the first ever Asheville Coffee Expo, set for Oct. 1 this fall on Ralph Street in the River Arts District.
Here’s more from Stu:
Whaaaat? Asheville Coffee Expo? That’s RIGHT! This week Angie from Coffee Crate and I got word from the City of Asheville that our application for a street festival centered around coffee was approved! Yay! The Asheville Coffee Expo will take place on October 1st, 2016, from 10am – 2pm, in and around PennyCup Coffee Co. on Ralph Street in The River Arts District.
There will be vendors, demos, competitions, and more!
We’ll be reaching out to individual cafes, roasters, baristas, pastry chefs, bakers, importers, manufacturers and even local potters who might like to vend coffee mugs at the 1st annual Asheville Coffee Expo! In the meantime, if you have questions or would like to be involved, you can contact me at email@example.com
Heads up to: Vortex Doughnuts, Dynamite Roasting Company, High Five Coffee, Counter Culture Coffee, Clingman Cafe, Yuzu Patisserie aka Sweet Life Bakeshop, Karen Donatelli Cake Designs, Double D’s Coffee and Desserts, Bean Werks, Mountain Air Roasting, Odd’s Cafe, Izzys Coffee Den, HOLE – Hot Doughnuts and Fresh Coffee, Old Europe Pâtisserie, 50/Fifty: The Art of Dessert, BattleCat CoffeeBar, Edna’s at the River, Edna’s of Asheville, True Confections. We’ll be in touch with you and many more!