Now's your chance to support a great cause, taste more than 40 different types of tea and become a part of history in the process. In celebration of the worldwide premier of The TeaBook, an innovative new device for storing, showcasing and serving tea, the creators are throwing a tea party to try and break the Guinness World Record for the largest tea tasting. Come on down to L.A.'s California Science Center to sample more than 40 different types of tea, enjoy music from seven different groups, take part in a costume contest and more. Proceeds from this world-class tea party benefit the substance abuse charity Miriam's House.
6:30pm – 7:00pm: Compton Lion – Reggae
7:30pm – 8:00pm: Green Ashes Band – Irish Rock
8:15pm – 8:45pm: Rajib Karmakar Band – Indian Classical
9:00pm – 9:30pm: Clover String Quartet – Orchestral
We will have three costume contests throughout the evening.
Compete in any of these categories:
Best Fancy “Afternoon Tea” Attire
Best Alice in Wonderland Costume
This is a zero waste event — so BYOM (Bring Your Own Mug) or purchase a collectible mug at the event.
In addition to costume contests, there will be raffles, drawings, and activity contests throughout the evening with various prizes donated by The TeaBook and other sponsors.
Some Contests include:
Tea Cup Toss (throw tea bags into tea cups)
Fastest The TeaBook Filler
Tea Cup Stacking
Giant Card High Tea – Low Tea (similar to Card Sharks)
We will have other family friendly activities such as temporary tattoos, face painting and tea cup caricatures (for additional money) by renowned cartoonist Chari Pere.
Vendors and food trucks will have food available for purchase.
A free desert buffet will be served at the event.