Cold brew coffee is usually made by coarsely grinding coffee beans, leaving the ground coffee in cold water for several hours and then draining out the coffee grinds to create a coffee concentrate. Nitro is a cold brew coffee infused with nitrogen to create tiny bubbles.
Kafiex Roasters launched the festival last year.
Seidy Selivanow, who co-owns Kafiex with her husband, Matthew, came up with the idea after attending several coffee competitions.
“I realized they were not normally open to the public,” she said. “My goal was to open it to the community.”