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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Talking about death

A Death Cafe is an agenda free discussion about death. So far we've held 9882 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 9882 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 68 countries.

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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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Recent posts

Death Cafe: Littleton Death Cafe PLUS

Posted by Vanessa Johnston on Dec. 4, 2019, 12:18 p.m.



With Bemis Public Library

Feb. 9, 2020, 3.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain)

Accepts donations


This Littleton Death Cafe grew out of the enormous popularity of the Denver Death Cafe downtown. There seems to be a growing need for those in the metro area to ...



Death Cafe: Bizkaia Death Cafe

Posted by Naomi on Dec. 4, 2019, 9:27 a.m.



With Elena Olano

Dec. 11, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (GMT + 01:00)

Free



Death Cafe: Ipswich Death Cafe

Posted by spookydel on Dec. 4, 2019, 4 a.m.



With Adele Chaplin

Feb. 3, 2020, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 a.m. (GMT)

Free


The event is very informal and does not run to an agenda, instead focussing on the needs of the attendees on that day.  The death cafe is kindly sponsored by ...



Death Cafe: The Embrace (Death Cafe) Online

Posted by Newman Alexander on Dec. 3, 2019, 2:52 p.m.



With Newman Alexander

Dec. 21, 2019, 3.15 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (CET (Copenhagen, Denmark))

Free


For this event I'm invite people to drink ceremonial cacao (if they want to). I am very curious about how this will affect people's experiences of sharing their ...



Death Cafe: Maine Highlands Death Cafe

Posted by MaineHighlands on Dec. 3, 2019, 6:54 a.m.



With Lisa White and Lesley Fernow

Dec. 14, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: 'Café de la Muerte' - Death Cafe Pamplona

Posted by Centro Henri Lenaerts on Dec. 3, 2019, 3:56 a.m.


With Plan "Universidad Saludable" (UPNA - Centro Henri Lenaerts)

Dec. 11, 2019, 5.00 p.m. - 6.45 p.m. (Spain)

Free



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Austin - North

Posted by Heather Black on Dec. 2, 2019, 10:26 p.m.



With Heather Black

Jan. 12, 2020, 3.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)

Accepts donations


This Death Cafe will allow individuals to openly discuss their thoughts and feelings around death and dying. We will come together to consider each of our opinions and experiences in ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Dec 15 Beijing

Posted by Death Cafe Beijing 2019- on Dec. 2, 2019, 6:52 p.m.



With Xiaobai/Jessica

Dec. 15, 2019, 2.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (UTC +8)

Accepts donations


Scan the QR code on this page and add Xiaobai on WeChat to reserve your spot!



Death Cafe: Chesterfield Death Cafe

Posted by JenniferJurlando on Dec. 2, 2019, 6:23 p.m.



With Jennifer Jurlando

Dec. 19, 2019, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

Free


December's Chesterfield Death Cafe will be an opportunity to have some sweet treats and warm beverages in good company while pondering the BIG questions. Come meet some of your ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Berlin #30 X-MAS Part 1

Posted by deathcafepeking on Dec. 2, 2019, 4:16 p.m.



With Ziyi

Dec. 15, 2019, 11.00 a.m. - 12.30 a.m. (German)

Accepts donations


Due to your large interest in joining Death Cafe Berlin, there will be an x-mas special with two dates on the 15th and the 18th of December.

With session II ...



Death Cafe: Vienna, VA Death Cafe

Posted by jheuler on Dec. 2, 2019, 2:46 p.m.



With Jane Euler

Jan. 11, 2020, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (EDT)

Accepts donations


Join us as we talk about death and dying in a safe and judgement free space.  Enjoy tea and cake too. If you have never been to a Death Cafe ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Boston

Posted by CLasky on Dec. 2, 2019, 1:45 p.m.



With Fenway Community Center

June 3, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


Welcome to Death Cafe at the beautiful Fenway Community Center. We invite you to join us for a warm, open and lively conversation about shared life experiences, expectations and connection ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Boston

Posted by CLasky on Dec. 2, 2019, 1:44 p.m.



With Fenway Community Center

April 22, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


Welcome to Death Cafe at the beautiful Fenway Community Center. We invite you to join us for a warm, open and lively conversation about shared life experiences, expectations and connection ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Boston

Posted by CLasky on Dec. 2, 2019, 1:43 p.m.



With Fenway Community Center

March 11, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


Welcome to Death Cafe at the beautiful Fenway Community Center. We invite you to join us for a warm, open and lively conversation about shared life experiences, expectations and connection ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Boston

Posted by CLasky on Dec. 2, 2019, 1:39 p.m.



With Fenway Community Center

Jan. 29, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


Welcome to Death Cafe at the beautiful Fenway Community Center. We invite you to join us for a warm, open and lively conversation about shared life experiences, expectations and connection ...