The growing popularity of tea is evidenced by the return of the Toronto Tea Festival, taking place on Saturday, January 31 and Sunday, February 1, 2015 at the Bram & Bluma Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library. The popular festival showcases both traditional and modern tea and we’re giving away two tickets to a lucky winner.
GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO SARAH SAR WHO WON TWO TICKETS TO THE TORONTO TEA FESTIVAL
In order to be entered in our giveaway, you must complete at least two of the following steps. Bonus entries for additional steps. Contest closes on Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. EST.
- 1) Like Torontonicity’s Facebook page (If you have already liked our Facebook page, this counts as one step.)
- 2) Post a comment at the bottom of this blog post e.g. “My favourite tea is…”.
- 3) Retweet on Twitter.
- 4) Like and share blog post on Google Plus.
- 5) Sign up for our newsletter to get 5 additional entries to our giveaway: https://eepurl.com/YH17n
You’ll get to speak to more than 30 exhibitors including tea sommeliers, authors, historical fashion experts, musicians and vendors who will share their knowledge of tea culture.
Enjoy complimentary tea tastings and tea foods while witnessing formal tea ceremonies in the Japanese, Chinese and Korean styles. To learn more about tea and tea culture, you can attend seminars by speakers and authors in dedicated rooms at the salon.
Be sure to visit all of the exhibitors to find out about and take home special tea blends, tea-related products and exquisite tea ware by artisans. Listen to tea-inspired music while perusing the exhibits, and watch a fashion show featuring the old Hanfu style clothing.
Guests will receive a limited edition, reusable Toronto Tea Festival bag with a glass tasting cup.
Purchase tickets to the Toronto Tea Festival online or at Tao Tea Leaf at 934 Yonge Street, 647-878-6934 or Majesteas at 950 Queen Street East, 647-350-4646.
Early Bird tickets (to January 20, 2015) are $12 (one day) and $20 (two days). After January 20, 2015, tickets are $15 (one day) and $25 (two days).
The FREE Speaker Series is returning to the Toronto Tea Festival. To guarantee your seat, the Toronto Tea Festival is offering VIP Speaker Series tickets in advance for $2 per seminar. Tickets are available online or at Tao Tea Leaf.
The Toronto Tea Festival takes place on Saturday, January 31, 2015 and Sunday, February 1, 2015 at the Bram and Bluma Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street, 416-395-5577.