Welcome to Death Cafe

A Death Cafe is an event where people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death.

At a Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.

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Support Death Cafe

Running Death Cafe is great fun but does take a lot of time. If you value this work please support us on Patreon.

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Talking about death

A Death Cafe is an agenda free discussion about death. So far we've held 18450 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 18450 Death Cafes. These never involve agendas, advertising or set conclusions. Interesting conversations are guaranteed!

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Host a Death Cafe

People who adopt the model set out in our guide are welcome to set up their own Death Cafes. So far we've held Death Cafes in 90 countries.

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Support Death Cafe

Running Death Cafe is great fun but does take time and resources. If you value this work please support us on Patreon.

Support us

Recent posts

Death Cafe: Eastern Sierra Death Cafe

Posted by DeathDoula. on June 10, 2024, 9:16 p.m.



With Hari Khalsa

June 29, 2024, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (pacific)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Tijuana / San Diego

Posted by DeathCafeTijuanaSanDiego on June 10, 2024, 3:56 p.m.



With Eva Navarrete & Angela Serrano

June 20, 2024, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pacific )

Accepts donations


¡Hola!

Te invitamos a participar en nuestro Death Café Tijuana / San Diego, facilitado por:

Eva Navarrete y Angela Serrano.

 

Abordar el tema de la muerte puede resultar un desafío ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, EST New York–based (all welcome!)

Posted by LauraK on June 10, 2024, 2:46 p.m.


With Circle Home Death Café of Hudson Valley, New York, and Death Cafe Westchester, New York

Dec. 18, 2024, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


At the start time, attendees will be let in from the waiting room. After a brief introduction and guidelines review, the event will get started. Small groups of three to ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, EST New York–based (all welcome!)

Posted by LauraK on June 10, 2024, 2:45 p.m.


With Circle Home Death Café of Hudson Valley, New York, and Death Cafe Westchester, New York

Nov. 18, 2024, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


At the start time, attendees will be let in from the waiting room. After a brief introduction and guidelines review, the event will get started. Small groups of three to ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, EDT New York–based (all welcome!)

Posted by LauraK on June 10, 2024, 2:45 p.m.


With Circle Home Death Café of Hudson Valley, New York, and Death Cafe Westchester, New York

Oct. 18, 2024, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


At the start time, attendees will be let in from the waiting room. After a brief introduction and guidelines review, the event will get started. Small groups of three to ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, EDT New York–based (all welcome!)

Posted by LauraK on June 10, 2024, 2:44 p.m.


With Circle Home Death Café of Hudson Valley, New York, and Death Cafe Westchester, New York

Sept. 18, 2024, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


At the start time, attendees will be let in from the waiting room. After a brief introduction and guidelines review, the event will get started. Small groups of three to ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, EDT New York–based (all welcome!)

Posted by LauraK on June 10, 2024, 2:40 p.m.


With Circle Home Death Café of Hudson Valley, New York, and Death Cafe Westchester, New York

Aug. 18, 2024, 10.00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (EST)

Free


At the start time, attendees will be let in from the waiting room. After a brief introduction and guidelines review, the event will get started. Small groups of three to ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, EDT New York–based (all welcome!)

Posted by LauraK on June 10, 2024, 2:38 p.m.


With Circle Home Death Café of Hudson Valley, New York, and Death Cafe Westchester, New York

July 18, 2024, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


At the start time, attendees will be let in from the waiting room. After a brief introduction and guidelines review, the event will get started. Small groups of three to ...



Death Cafe: Rotherham Town UK Death Cafe

Posted by Tig on June 10, 2024, 6:49 a.m.


With Tricia

June 30, 2024, 12.15 p.m. - 1.45 p.m. (BST)

Free


Sponsored by the Baha'is of Rotherham. But the cafe is open to anyone regardless of belief and worldviews. It is an oppportunity for people to discuss views and concerns ...



Death Cafe: Manly NSW Death Cafe

Posted by mknight on June 9, 2024, 2:44 a.m.



With Michele Knight

June 29, 2024, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (GMT - Sydney, Australia)

Accepts donations


I ran my first Death Cafe in Sydney, Australia in September 2014 and since then have done so on a regular basis.  Since childhood, I have experienced diverse spiritual and ...



Death Cafe: Summerville SC Death Cafe

Posted by Lowcountry Death Café on June 8, 2024, 12:20 p.m.



With Jennifer Egnor

June 20, 2024, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

Free



Death Cafe: Palm Springs Death Cafe (online) PST

Posted by ThomPSCA on June 8, 2024, 11 a.m.



With Ruth Debra

Dec. 5, 2024, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific )

Free


This Death Cafe is sponsored by Planning Ahead for LGBTQ Seniors (PALS), and is geared primarily to members of the LGBTQ community and allies.

Please register via the following link ...


Death Cafe: Palm Springs Death Cafe (online) PST

Posted by ThomPSCA on June 8, 2024, 10:59 a.m.



With Ruth Debra

Nov. 7, 2024, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific )

Free


This Death Cafe is sponsored by Planning Ahead for LGBTQ Seniors (PALS), and is geared primarily to members of the LGBTQ community and allies.

Please register via the following link ...


Death Cafe: Palm Springs Death Cafe (online) PDT

Posted by ThomPSCA on June 8, 2024, 10:58 a.m.



With Ruth Debra

Oct. 3, 2024, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific )

Free


This Death Cafe is sponsored by Planning Ahead for LGBTQ Seniors (PALS), and is geared primarily to members of the LGBTQ community and allies.

Please register via the following link ...


Death Cafe: Palm Springs Death Cafe (online) PDT

Posted by ThomPSCA on June 8, 2024, 10:57 a.m.



With Ruth Debra

Sept. 5, 2024, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific )

Free


This Death Cafe is sponsored by Planning Ahead for LGBTQ Seniors (PALS), and is geared primarily to members of the LGBTQ community and allies.

Please register via the following link ...