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Tickets for November’s Kansas City Caffeine Crawl are on sale now

08/01/2013 2:07 PM

08/01/2013 2:41 PM

Heads up, java junkies: Tickets for the third-annual Kansas City Caffeine Crawl

went on sale today, and organizers say they’re selling fast.

The three-day event takes place November 1-3 (a Friday, Saturday and Sunday) and features tours of local coffee shops from western Johnson County to Raytown.

The Caffeine Crawl’s website

is selling tickets for guided bus tours, bike tours and discounted passes that allow you to carpool with friends between shops. One-day passes cost $24-32 apiece, and a three-day pass costs $80.

The Kansas City Caffeine Crawl is organized by

The Lab, a local marketing company that specializes in the beverage industry. The Lab is also planning Caffeine Crawls in Denver and Omaha

this fall.

Each stop on the tour features coffee tastings (some shops will have tea and artisan chocolate tastings, too) and short, informational talks by baristas and other local coffee experts.

Plan to go? It might be a good idea to start building your caffeine tolerance now.

Here’s a list of local coffee shops participating in this year’s Caffeine Crawl, which kicks off Specialty Coffee and Tea Week in Kansas City.

Friday

Foo's Fabulous Frozen Custard

(Leawood)

Mud Pie Vegan Bakery Coffeehouse

Oddly Correct Coffee Roasters

One More Cup

Quay Coffee

Shang Tea

Saturday

About The Coffee with PT's Coffee Roasting Co.

Annedore's Fine Chocolates

Benetti's Coffee Experience

Broadway Cafe Roasting Company

Christopher Elbow Artisan Chocolates

Crossroads Coffee

The Filling Station

Sunday

Black Dog Coffeehouse

E.F. Hobbs Specialty Coffee

Homer's Coffee House

Latteland

Kaldi's Coffee

Parisi Artisan Coffee

(Leawood)

Revocup

The Roasterie Coffee and Tea

(the factory, at 1204 W. 27th St.)

For more info on Kansas City’s blooming coffee scene,

check out this story in Ink.

What’s your favorite local coffee shop? Tweet us @chowtownkc.

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