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National Coffee Break Day

January 20

When is National Coffee Break Day?

National Coffee Break Day happens on Saturday January 20, 2024.

National Coffee Break Day: Brewing Joy in Every Cup on January 20th

Grab your favorite mug and fill it to the brim because National Coffee Break Day is here! On January 20th, we officially celebrate that treasured moment we all look forward to – the coffee break. It’s the pause that not only recharges our batteries but also stirs up office gossip, kindles friendship, and even brews up the next great idea.

Percolating Fun Facts

Did you know that the average office worker spends 24 minutes a day on coffee breaks? That’s about 188 hours a year! Imagine all the espresso shots, lattes, and cappuccinos fueling the world’s workforce.

Brew-tiful Ways to Celebrate

  • Host a Coffee Tasting: Gather different blends and host a tasting. Discover the smoky undertones of a French roast or the citrus notes in an Ethiopian brew.
  • Barista Challenges: Can you craft the perfect latte art? Turn your coffee break into a creative showdown with colleagues or friends.
  • Coffee Break Swap: Pair up with a buddy and surprise each other with a coffee treat. It’s Secret Santa for coffee lovers, minus the wait for December!

Coffee in Pop Culture

Why not switch up your coffee break with a little trivia? Which TV show made Central Perk famous? If you said “Friends,” you deserve an extra shot of syrup in your cup!

The Ultimate Coffee Break Playlist

Create a playlist of coffee-themed songs to set the mood. With classics like “Black Coffee” by Ella Fitzgerald to the upbeat “The Coffee Song” by Frank Sinatra, your break can have a soundtrack as energizing as your brew.

A Bean for Every Taste

National Coffee Break Day is inclusive – there’s a bean out there for everyone. Are you a no-nonsense black coffee drinker, or do you fancy a frothy, flavored concoction? Today’s the day to indulge in your favorite, or step out of your comfort zone and try something new.

A Pause for Sustainability

Let’s not forget the beans behind the scenes. Use this day to learn about sustainable coffee farming and consider trying brands that support fair trade practices.

National Coffee Break Day is the perfect excuse to savor that cuppa a little longer, to explore the wonders of the bean, and to connect with your coffee comrades. So here’s to the humble coffee break – may it always be a wellspring of delight in your day!

When does National Coffee Break Day happen next year?

National Coffee Break Day will happen on the following upcoming dates:

  • Monday January 20, 2025
  • Tuesday January 20, 2026
  • Wednesday January 20, 2027
  • Thursday January 20, 2028
  • Saturday January 20, 2029


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