Coffee Fest Chicago 2020

August 28-30, 2020 |  Navy Pier


NEW DATES! August 28-30, 2020
Navy Pier

Important: Coffee Fest Chicago Information Update

As a consequence of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, Coffee Fest Chicago, originally scheduled to take place on June 26-28, will now be held at Navy Pier, Chicago on August 28-30, 2020.

The Coffee Fest Team will be in touch directly with attendees in relation to this postponement and to answer any questions.  

There will be further communication to this group over the coming days and weeks as we aim to facilitate a smooth transition to the new dates for everyone involved.

Please be assured that we are continuing to closely monitor the latest public health and government advice with regard to COVID-19 (coronavirus) and are carefully adhering to their directions. Our absolute priority is to safeguard the health and welfare of all those involved in our events.

Thank you for your ongoing support and understanding.

Coffee Fest is where specialty coffee and tea professionals learn new skills, receive industry insight and discover new products + new suppliers, alongside great networking.


  • All badges are vaild for all three days of the event.
    Early bird pricing is $30 April 17, 2020 - July 17, 2020
    General Admission is $60 July 28. 2020 - August 27, 2020
    Show Admission is $75 August 28 - August 30, 2020.
  • Coffee Fest is a business-to-business event. Attendance is for coffee or restaurant professionals only OR people seriously interested in getting started in the specialty coffee industry; not open to the public.
  • Please Note: No children under 13 are admitted to Coffee Fest Chicago.
  • Registration Questions?  Visit our FAQ page or send us your inquiries.
  • Interested in exhibiting instead? Click here.


Show Highlights

Highlighted events at the upcoming Coffee Fest Chicago 2020 show

Business Owner Boot Camp

Business Owner Boot Camp

The definitive industry seminar for specialty coffee retailers.

Coming Soon

Coffee Business Start Up Seminar

Coffee Business Start Up Seminar

Designed for entrepreneurs to ensure their success from the very start.

Coming Soon

Events Schedule

Who's Exhibiting?

Booths & Floorplan

See who’s exhibiting, where they are located and other special attractions on the exhibition floor.



America’s Best Cold Brew - and Coffee Fest Latte Art World Championship Open - rewarding world class barista prowess since 2000.


Product Preview

See what’s New, what’s Hot: the cutting
 edge of Consumable, Non-Consumable and Featured Products to be experienced at Coffee Fest.


Travel Info

Chicago Grand Sheraton

Chicago Grand Sheraton

Cut Off: Aug 11 or while supplies last

Book Your Hotel

Travel Leaders is our dedicated travel management company for Coffee Fest Chicago 2020:

To reach the travel agent directly:

Contact Mary of Travel Leaders between the hours of 8:30am to 5:30pm Pacific Time  

Phone: 253-582-2020
Fax: 253-564-5020
Toll Free: 800-935-0454

Café Imports
Dillanos Coffee Roasters
Compak Grinders
Fresh Cup
Barista 22
Rancilio Specialty
Eight Ounce Coffee Supply
Keys to the Shop Podcast
US Roaster Corp
Pacific Foods
La Marzocco
Roast Magazine
Barista Magazine
Slow Pour Supply
Monin Gourmet Flavorings
Waterwise, LLC