New Gotham holds a variety of events throughout the city each month in partnership with different cafes and coffee companies. These events are free to attend and open to the public unless otherwise noted. They are provided by New Gotham and sponsors within the specialty coffee industry to promote learning, inspire growth,provide networking opportunities, and create welcoming and inclusive environments.


September TNT | Oatly/Metric

Free To Compete!

What's better than throwing down? Throwing down on Oatly Oat Milk! We're partnering with Oatly to make our September #chiTNT something to remember at Metric's Roasting Facility.

September 21st

Metric | 2021 W Fulton

715 Sign Ups // 745 Throwdown

Did we mention it's free to compete?


Jim Karr Day

Come commemorate an amazing friend and mentor to the Chicago coffee community and beyond. 

October 1st

Star Lounge | 2521 W Chicago


Pressure Profiling / TNT

We're kicking off a month of celebrating 5 years with a bang at Cafe Integral. Join us as we partner with Modbar to present a Pressuring Profiling talk with Will Frith and stick around afterward  for a latte art throwdown.

October 5th

Cafe Intergral | 19 E Ohio

Pressure Profiling 4pm // 630 Throwdown


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