It’s really happening. On Thursday, June 23rd in Dublin, Ireland, the 2016 World AeroPress Championship is well and truly going down, and today we’ve got all the crucial deets to get in on the biggest global coffee party of the year.

The evening kicks off at 6pm at WigWam (54 Middle Abbey St, Dublin), and attendee tickets are $14 via EventBrite on sale June 1st. Admission gets you free beer all night from Metalman Brewing Company. Coffees for the event are sourced by Cafe Imports and roasted by Workshop Coffee Company. The above poster, which is a stone cold groove, was created by noted international designer Daniel Pizzato.

An incredible 52 nations are eligible to be represented at this event, with competitors from Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Scotland, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, Ukraine, USA, Venezuela & Wales expected to press the majestic Aero.

The august panel of judges adjudicating this event include:

Dan Boobier of Workshop Coffee in London, England

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Gilbert Gatali of KZ Noir in Kigali, Rwanda

Amanda Juris of Verve Coffee Roasters in Santa Cruz, California

Robyn Butler of 3FE in Dublin, Ireland

Stephen Vick of Beanstock in Nairobi, Kenya

Jessica Godfrey of ACME & Co. in Wellington, New Zealand

Ari Fasanella of Cafe Imports in Berlin, Germany

Enrico Wurm of La Marzocco in Florence, Italy

Sam Muhirwa of Buf Cafe in Ginkongoro, Rwanda

Anne Lunell of Koppi in Helsingborg, Sweden

Estelle Bright of La Marzocco in London, England

Your sponsors at the 2016 World AeroPress Championship include Cafe Imports, Workshop Coffee, ACME & Co., La Marzocco, Bonavita, Baratza, Brita, Mahlkönig, Amor Perfecto, and this very website you are currently reading.

That link for tickets again is right here. Much more information can be found on the official World AeroPress Championship website.

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