Lonely Planet Writer

Singapore brews first-ever coffee festival

Testament to Singapore’s love of a good cuppa, the city-state is set to host its first-ever festival dedicated to coffee from 9-12 June.

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Singapore is getting its first coffee festival. Image by acroamatic / CC BY 2.0

The Singapore Coffee Festival will showcase Singapore’s speciality coffee, local kopi and cafe lifestyle, with barista demonstrations and competitions, educational sessions and pop-ups by cult local cafes from classic traditional kopitiam (coffee shop) Killiney Kopitian to hip modern outpost Common Man Coffee Roasters. Read more: singapore.coconuts.co