Best Served Hot: First-Ever BGC Coffee Festival Will Brew On September 10 To 11 - The Scene

What’s brewing in BGC?

Bonifacio Global City will host its first-ever BGC Coffee Festival on September 10 to 11 at Bonifacio High Street South on 28th Street, near the Jordan Store.

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During the weekend-long event, pop-up cafes will dot Bonifacio High Street South. These include brands like Because Coffee, Nespresso, Luntian by Luna, Knotty, 24 Bakeshop, El Union, La Marzocco-Yardstick Coffee, and more.

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Visitors can look forward to free product sampling, brewing, and latte art demonstrations, among other activities.

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Moreover, the BGC Coffee Festival offers all-day attractions like the Philippine AeroPress Championship Competition. This is the country’s qualifying event for the World AeroPress Championship that will take place in Canada this year.

Last year’s Philippine Brewers Cup Champion will even give a brewing demo.

All-vinyl DJ Honey and Diego Mapa will headline the first day’s entertainment. Live musical performances will include August Wahh, bird., Ena Mori, and Party Pace.


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Meanwhile, the second day will see “fireside chats” on Philippine coffee production, Café Culture, Coffee Science, and Art and Cycling. It will also feature the Latte Art Throwdown, a competition where baristas will pour out their best latte art.

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Love language

“Coffee is a universal love language. And BGC is home to numerous unique and well-loved cafes,” BGC marketing and community relations head Sean Luarca said.

The representative likewise added that the BGC community highlights public art and biking among its key features.

“We are therefore pleased to open wide the doors of Bonifacio High Street South to coffee aficionados, art lovers, and bikers alike,” Luarca concludes.

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For more information, visit Facebook.com/BonifacioGlobalCityPH for more details.

Banner Photo by Mike Kenneally on Unsplash.

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