On October 10th there will be a casual Barista Jam held at Press Coffee in Scottsdale, AZ. This is a relaxed event geared towards baristas and coffee enthusiasts. If you’re interested in coffee and want to learn more please attend. I filmed this short video of Tom from Press Coffee talking about the event. The City vs. City event which was planned for October has been postponed. That event will have a different venue and their are going to be more organizers this time around. Who: Everybody! Baristas, people in the coffee industry, or people who wish to simply attend and learn more about professional coffee preparation. What: Talk about coffee, drink beer from a keg (provided by Press Coffee) Where: Press Coffee Food Wine 5410 E. High St. Suite 115 Phoenix, AZ 85054 Phone: (480) 419-6221 When: Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 3 pm to whenever. Why: Just a casual event to talk about coffee quality, education, and hold mini-competitions during the event. There will be free beer, espresso-drinks, and the whole event promises to be a great time. Cost: $5 to jump on the espresso machine, free to attend.