Monthly Archives: August 2011

12th Ave Neighborhood Fest – Sunday, 8/14

| August 5, 2011

Save the afternoon of Sunday, August 14, 12pm-6pm, and your appetite, for the 12th Avenue Neighborhood Festival on Seattle’s Capitol Hill between E. Madison and E. Pike Streets. Now in its second year, the festival features affordable plates (priced at $5 or less) from more than 30 neighborhood vendors.

Taste your way down restaurant row and discover favorite dishes from 12th Avenue and nearby eateries such as Café Presse, Osteria La Spiga, Barrio, Zobel Ethiopian Restaurant, High 5 Pie, Bluebird Microcreamery, Poquitos, Ambassel Ethiopian Restaurant, Via Tribunali, and many more. There will be music, activities for kiddos, and so much ice cream. Caffe Vita will be there with cold brew!

For festival updates and neighborhood news, see the 12th Avenue Neighborhood page on Facebook.

Featured Organization: Pacific Science Center

| August 3, 2011
Photo by flickr user camnows

At Caffe Vita we are proud to work with many wonderful community organizations that make a difference in people’s lives and make our communites a better place for all of us. In fact, we feel so strongly that we’re going to help spread the word about some of our community institutions, starting with the Pacific Science Center.

Mission: Pacific Science Center inspires a lifelong interest in science, math and technology by engaging diverse communities through interactive and innovative exhibits and programs.

photo by Katie Tague

Festival of the Fountains is the annual gala, and this year’s took place on July 22, 2011, at the Pacific Science Center grounds. Caffe Vita coffee was served with dinner and we also provided a pour over bar and syphon coffee for gala guests.