2017 Texas TEA&TRAVEL Affair
April 23, 2017 12:30 pm-4:30 pm
hosted at the Historic Sylvan Pavilion, La Porte
The 13th Annual Texas Tea Affair will be held on Sunday, April 23th, 2017 in La Porte from 1:30-4:30pm. This unique afternoon tea benefits the BAY AREA TURNING POINT Shelter offering support to local women and men escaping domestic violence in the Gulf Coast region. Each year, the Tea Affair provides an afternoon of fun, fashion, food, fellowship, invigorating speakers, tea and ornamented, themed tables to the Greater Houston community.
This year’s Texas Tea Affair is proud to encourage guests to wear hats and fascinators to the tea. The afternoon will include a full lunch, scones, desserts, exotic tea, a tea cup exchange and spring market.
12:30-1:30pm Early Arrival / Spring Market opens.
1:30-2:00pm Welcome / Tea Cup Exchange – Bring your teacup to exchange, washed and packaged. Add a note for your new friend.
2:00-3:00pm Afternoon Tea Service – 4 course meal of savories and sweets.
3:00-3:30pm Tea Table “Peoples Choice” Announced/ Women of the Year Awards.
3:45-4:15pm Steeping Lounge Open.
4:30pm Acknowledgments / Market Closing.
Dress Attire: Sunday best, hats and gloves welcomed.
TEA CUP EXCHANGE: Bring a teacup/saucer to exchange- washed and lightly packaged for your new friend. (value $15-20) Add a special note or tea memory to inspire the cups journey. Sets may be purchased at check-out or via TEAinTEXAS by 4/10/2017. Call 832-955-1767 for assistance. SEE TUTORIAL
A detailed event program and parking instructions will be emailed to attendees by April 20.
For inquiries or food restrictions, kindly contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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BOOK YOUR ROOM
Want to make a weekend of it with your family or girlfriends? We’d love to have you on the beach with us! Local hotels extended a great rate for tea affair attendees starting at $109 per night plus room tax. Just say you are with the TEA AFFAIR and they will book your weekend getaway! Participating Hotels
$ 250 Tea is KINDNESS Sponsor
$ 500 Tea is JOY Sponsor
Registration is required; tickets will not be available at the door.
Please call us for complete sponsorship level details.
The conference’s popular vendor market will be back and better than ever! Attendees can shop until they drop for clothing, shoes, cosmetics, jewelry, unique gifts and so much more. Affair attendees will experience incredible professional and social networking opportunities with more than 200 women this weekend! MARKET
WOMEN OF THE YEAR HONOREES
The 13th annual event will honor trail blazing business and community leaders as “Women of the Year” award recipients. NOMINATE
In addition to our speakers, tea affair attendees will hear cutting edge health updates, enjoy fabulous shopping in the vendor market, tea tasting breaks, complimentary parking, dozens of door prizes, official gift bag, complimentary party favors and so much more.