EVENT: 2022 Nashville Pride Latte Art Throwdown

EVENT: 2022 Nashville Pride Latte Art Throwdown

Posted by on June 3, 2022

Thursday, June 23rd at 6:00 pm

Rainbow Latte Art 2022
Rainbow Latte Art from 2022 Throwdown
Judges from the 2022 Latte Art Throwdown
Wes (Crema + Matryoshka), Adrianna Fox (LGBT Chamber), Brooke Wolfe (Onyx Coffee)
Baristas pouring latte art
Baristas creating latte art
Judges decide between latte art options
Round one latte art judges choices
Competitors react after firt round winner announced.
Competitor reactions first round Pride Latte Art Throwdown
Baristas react after first round elimination
Baristas react after first round elimination at Latte Art Competition
2022 Pride Latte Art Throwdown Winner, Lexi and Runner up, Joey.
Celebration as Winner is announced at Latte Art Competition
Spectators and competitors rejoice as the 2022 Pride Latte Art Competition Winner is announced.
Rainbow Latte Art
Rainbow Latte Art from the 2022 Pride Latte Art Throwdown
Judges choose between latte art in the Rainbow Round
Judges choose between latte art in the Rainbow Round of the 2022 Pride Latte Art Throwdown
Rainbow Latte Art for Rainbow round at 2022 Latte Art Competition.
Rainbow Latte Art 2022 Pride Latte Art Throwdown
Baristas embrace after friendly competition.
Baristas hug after latte art competition results.

Frothy Monkey’s Nashville Pride latte art competition is back in 2022!

Frothy Monkey in East Nashville is hosting this year’s Latte Art Throwdown to celebrate Nashville Pride and support the Tennessee Equality Project.

All are welcome – Competitors and spectators alike! This event is free to attend, $10 to compete. During the competition, we will have DJ Will Orman (he/him) from Grimey’s spinning vinyl and raffle prizes for attendees!

Our kitchen and bar will be available for ordering food, beer, wine, and cocktails throughout the event.

We encourage baristas of all experience levels to participate. This competition is a great way to test your latte skills and meet coffee professionals in Nashville. Come out for a challenge, stay for good times!

Competing baristas will register with a $10 buy-in, of which 100% of proceeds will benefit The Tennessee Equality Project.

Judges for this year’s competition include

  1. Brooke Wolfe (she/her) – US Barista Champion Runner Up 2022
  2. Wes Cheatwood (they/them) – Crema & Matryoshka
  3. Adrianna Flax (she/her) – Nashville LGBT Chamber board member and diversity, equity and inclusion consultant who holds a degree in fine art.

Event Timeline

6:00 PM – Sign Up + Registration
6:30 PM – Round 1 / Free Pour
7:15 PM – Round 2 / Pride Pour
7:45 PM – Round 3 / Mystery Pour
8:15 PM – Round 4 / Alt Milk (6oz) feat. Planet Oat
8:30 PM – Final Round / Cortado

A special thank you to Nashville Pride and the Nashville LGBT Chamber for everything they do! xoxo


Frothy Monkey