The Coffee & Tea Festival is a family friendly event. However, we encourage strong supervision of children since there will be hot liquids at many exhibitor’s tables. Event staff and volunteers are not responsible for any supervision of attendees. Children are not allowed into the seminar areas. No strollers are allowed.
Street parking is available but limited. We encourage all attendees to make use of public transportation. Please check our directions page for transportation/direction options. The nearest parking garages are about a 10-15 minute walk away:
Little Man Parking
162 N. 12th street
Brooklyn, NY 11249
165 N. 11th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249
Festival organizers, Starfish Junction, are not responsible for travel related expenses to/from the event and do not have any association with parking garages to determine pricing.
Yes, the following are hotels in the area. However, neither the Coffee & Tea Festival NYC nor its producers are affiliated with any hotel or offer any discounted room rates. All event participants are responsible for their own lodging. The list below includes lodging options located within a short distance from the venue (other options are located at a further distance). Please make sure to do your research on the form of lodging that you decide on to make sure it is the right fit for you.
Yes, many exhibitors will have products available to purchase, should you like to. We recommend attendees to bring cash to the event if they expect to make purchases. However, many exhibitors do accept credit cards. There is an ATM available at the venue.
Exhibitors offer various tastings of their own products. However, there will also be tastings available through select seminars. Specialty tastings will require a reservation and a small materials fee. Please visit the seminars page for additional details.