Pups & People

Scary-good Fun at Latte Da

There’s always something happening at Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar, where this popular local hang-out is scaring up a host of good things for October. Here’s a list of their October events, from puppies to painting, from live music to seasonal wine tasting—and of course there’s always good coffee and great food. Last but definitely not least, Latte Da will be hosting its annual Halloween party that’s kid-friendly and fun for grown-ups, too, with an adult pumpkin carving contest.

For more details about all the frightfully fun things on Latta Da’s fall calendar, read on:

  • Wednesday, Oct. 5, Meet the Artist: each month, Latte Da features the work of a different local artist on its walls, all of which is not only fun to look at but also available for sale. This is a great opportunity to meet the person who creates it. All ages are welcome and Latte Da will be offering its full food and drink menu, so you can make an evening of it.
  • Friday, Oct. 14, Spoken Word Writers’ Open Mic Night: Enjoy a night of spoken-aloud poetry and short stories. Sign-ups start at 5:30 p.m .and readings start at 6 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend and perform. Latte Da’s full food and drink menu will be available.
  • Saturday, Oct. 15, Pups & People Dog Meet-up: Meet your two and four-legged neighbors at Latte Da’s furry, friendly get-together. Enjoy housemade Belgian waffles with fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream, or anything else from Latte Da’s morning menu. All ages are welcome and guests can buy a bandanas to benefit Must Love Dogs NW, a local dog rescue organization
  • Thursday, Oct. 27, Spooky Blood Red Wine Tasting: Tastings will be from 530-730pm. We will be tasting Red wines perfect for the spooky season, 4 tastings for $10. Small appetizers will be provided. Full food and drink menu will be available. Bottles and Glasses of the wines being tasted will be available for purchase.
  • Saturday, Oct. 29, Kids Halloween Party: All ages are welcome to come to Latte Da in costume from 2 to 4 p.m.! There will be Halloween-themed games, crafts and prizes. Full food and drink menu will be available.
  • Saturday, Oct. 29, Adult Pumpkin Carving Contest: This is a serious contest for serious carvers, who will compete to carve the most amazing pumpkin right on the spot. The $30 entrance fee includes your pumpkin, two beverages and small appetizers. There are 15 spots available in this contest, so reserve your spot now by registering in person at Latte Da’s front counter. Full food and drink menu will be available.

 

Pups & People Dog Meet-Up

As always, Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar has a full menu—and I don’t just mean sandwiches, wraps, small plates, pastries, coffee, wine and beer. I mean there’s always something going on at this neighborhood nexus, which hosts everything from wine tasting evenings to networking events to live music on its outdoor patio (complete with fire pit). An especially fun and furry event to attend is on Saturday, Sept. 10: that’s the Pups & People Dog Meet-up. Come and meet your two- and four-legged friends at Latte Da’s monthly canine shindig, happening from 9 to 11 a.m. Try the from-scratch Belgian waffles with fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream, and buy a bandana to benefit local dog rescue, Must Love Dogs NW.

Latte Da is located at 205 E. 39th St., just a few blocks west of Main Street. For more information or to view Latte Da’s monthly events calendar, visit lattedacoffeehouse.com.

Open Mic, Pups & Painting at Latte Da

As always, Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar has a full menu—and I don’t just mean sandwiches, wraps, small plates, pastries, coffee, wine and beer. I mean there’s always something going on at this neighborhood nexus, which hosts everything from wine tasting evenings to networking events to live music on its outdoor patio (complete with fire pit). There are three fun events coming up in the next week that you might want to attend:

  • Friday, Sept. 9: Spoken Word Open Mic Night. Enjoy a night of the spoken word! Poetry and short stories may be read. Sign-up starts at 5:30 p.m. and readings start at 6 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend and perform.
  • Saturday, Sept. 10: Pups & People Dog Meet-up. Come and meet your two- and four-legged friends at Latte Da’s monthly canine shindig, happening from 9 to 11 a.m. Try the from-scratch Belgian waffles with fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream, and buy a bandana to benefit local dog rescue, Must Love Dogs NW.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 13: Sip & Paint. Unwind with a glass of wine and a no-fail painting class from 5:45 to 8 p.m. Sign up by contacting Bonnie Junell at BonnieJunellArtist.com. The cost is $45 and includes all materials plus one glass of wine.

Latte Da is located at 205 E. 39th St., just a few blocks west of Main Street. For more information or to view Latte Da’s monthly events calendar, visit lattedacoffeehouse.com.

Pups & People Dog Meet-Up at Latte Da

On Saturday morning, July 9, take your pooch out for breakfast at Pups & People, a monthly meet-up for people and dogs happening from 9 to 11 a.m. at Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar Bring your four-legged friends and meet your two- and four-legged neighbors. There will be games and prizes—and when you buy a doggie bandana from Latte Da, the proceeds benefit Must Love Dogs NW, a local dog rescue organization. Best of all: order up some of Latte Da’s famous waffles with fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream.

Latte Da Coffee House & Wine Bar is located at 205 E. 39th Street, just off north Main Street in the Lincoln neighborhood of downtown Vancouver. To learn more, visit lattedacoffeehouse.com.

Five Year Anniversary Party, Open Mic & Puppies at Latte Da

There’s a lot going on at Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar this weekend, starting with the Writers’ Open Mic, where local writers and poets to share their stories aloud during an open mic event created especially for poetry and short stories. All ages are welcome to attend, and anyone—published, self-published, and as-yet-unpublished writers! Kids, too!—is welcome to sign up starting at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, July 8. The mic will be open from 6 to 8 p.m.

On Saturday morning, July 9, take your pooch out for breakfast at Pups & People, a monthly meet-up for…well, people and dogs…happening from 9 to 11 a.m. Bring your four-legged friends and meet your two- and four-legged neighbors. There will be games and prizes—and when you buy a doggie bandana from Latte Da, the proceeds benefit Must Love Dogs NW, a local dog rescue organization. Best of all: order up some of Latte Da’s famous waffles with fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream.

Last but not least, Latte Da is hosting its giant Five Year Anniversary Celebration from 2 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, with a full food and drink menu, which includes everything from pastries and sweet treats to tasty wraps, soups, salads, and sandwiches to expertly brewed espresso drinks, tea and Italian soda to craft beer, local wine and delicious small plates. There will be live music, games, a raffle, prizes, and another Open Mic from 8 to 10 p.m. Plus, craft brew lovers can enjoy a “tap takeover” hosted by Trap Door Brewing, plus a wine tasting event in the wine room. All ages are welcome to come and help Latte Da celebrate half a decade of successful business!

Latte Da Coffee House & Wine Bar is located at 205 E. 39th Street, just off north Main Street in the Lincoln neighborhood of downtown Vancouver. To learn more, visit lattedacoffeehouse.com.

Above image: the now-iconic Latte Da sign with owner Scott Flurry.

Pups & People Dog Meet-Up at Latte Da

Dog lovers love nothing more than…other people with dogs. And that works out well, because dogs also love nothing more than other dogs with people. Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar wants to bring people and dogs together at Pups & People, a monthly meet-up for…well, people and dogs. It’ll be a big, furry, waggly, sniffy, slobbery party!

The first Pups & People is happening from 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 14. Bring your four-legged friends and meet your two- and four-legged neighbors. There will be games and prizes, including a doggie adoption fair hosted by Must Love Dogs NW, a local dog rescue organization. Buy a doggie bandana from Latte Da, and the proceeds benefit Must Love Dogs NW.

The popular coffee house will, of course, be offering its full food and drink menu, which includes everything from pastries and sweet treats to tasty wraps, soups, salads, and sandwiches to expertly brewed espresso drinks to craft beer, local wine and delicious small plates. To see the full menu or for more information about Latte Da, visit lattedacoffeehouse.com. Latte Da is located at 205 E. 39th St. in Vancouver.

Pups & People at Latte Da

Dog lovers love nothing more than…other people with dogs. And that works out well, because dogs also love nothing more than other dogs with people. Latte Da Coffee House and Wine Bar wants to bring people and dogs together at Pups & People, a monthly meet-up for…well, people and dogs. It’ll be a big, furry, waggly, sniffy, slobbery party!

The first Pups & People is happening from 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 14. Bring your four-legged friends and meet your two- and four-legged neighbors. There will be games and prizes, including a doggie adoption fair hosted by Must Love Dogs NW, a local dog rescue organization. Buy a doggie bandana from Latte Da, and the proceeds benefit Must Love Dogs NW.

The popular coffee house will, of course, be offering its full food and drink menu, which includes everything from pastries and sweet treats to tasty wraps, soups, salads, and sandwiches to expertly brewed espresso drinks to craft beer, local wine and delicious small plates. To see the full menu or for more information about Latte Da, visit lattedacoffeehouse.com. Latte Da is located at 205 E. 39th St. in Vancouver.