Tea Room Special Events

Special events in the Tea Room are available exclusively to Junior League members and Tea Room patron members.

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Please note: Beginning Thursday, June 1, 2017, Tea Room Special Events (excluding Informal Style Shows during regular luncheon service) will require payment in full at the time of reservation. The Tea Room will no longer provide refunds for cancellations unless the event is cancelled by the League. In circumstances when the cost of admission is not all-inclusive, the posted ticket price will be required at the time of reservation and any additional costs (e.g. cash bar) will be paid at the event.

Save the Date for Special Events

Story Time Tea
Sunday, February 18, 2018, at 2:30 p.m.

The Tea Room Special Events Committee is pleased to introduce a new event – Story Time Tea. This is a unique opportunity for League members and Tea Room patron members to bring their children, grandchildren and young friends to the Tea Room for an enjoyable afternoon of tea, favorite stories and storybook characters. Doors open at 2 p.m. and the Story Time Tea festivities will begin at 2:30 p.m. A buffet of “tea time,” yet child-friendly sandwiches, light bites and desserts will be offered. Featured drinks will include an assortment of specialty teas, Arnold Palmers and lemonade. A cash bar will be available. Ticket prices are $30 for adults, $15 for children ages three to 12 and complimentary for children two and younger. Payment must be made at the time of reservation, and no cancellations or refunds will be issued. Reservations accepted beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Spring Style Show Featuring Trina Turk
Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 7 p.m.

Ask friends and family members to join you for an evening of trend-setting fashion from Trina Turk in the Ballroom on Thursday, April 12, 2018. A three-course set menu will be served and the ticket price will include bar service. A table of 10 can be reserved for $750, and individual tickets will be available for $75 per person. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the style show will begin at 7 p.m. Reservations open on Monday, March 5, 2018, at 9 a.m. Payment must be made at the time of reservation.

Bubbles and Brunch Featuring Lilly Pulitzer
Sunday, April 22, 2018, at 11:30 a.m.

On Sunday, we brunch at the League…again! Back by popular demand, League members, Tea Room patron members and their guests will order à la carte from the Tea Room’s delicious brunch menu and sample from the different juice varieties served at the mimosa bar. In addition, attendees will enjoy an informal style show featuring clothing and accessories from Lilly Pulitzer. Diners may make reservations from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; informal modeling will begin at 11:30 a.m. Reservations open on Monday, March 12, 2018, at 9 a.m.

Family Fajita Fiesta
Friday, May 4, 2018, at 6:30 p.m.

Attend a fun fajita buffet in the Tea Room. Relax with a margarita while the kids enjoy family-friendly activities and a bounce house. Tickets are $30 for adults, $15 for children ages three to 12 and complimentary for children two and younger. A cash bar will be available. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the buffet will open at 6:30 p.m. Reservations open on Monday, March 19, 2018, at 9 a.m. Payment must be made at the time of reservation.

Mother’s Day Lunch
Sunday, May 13, 2018, at 11:30 a.m.

Celebrate the special woman in your life with an elegant buffet lunch in the Ballroom. This timeless tradition is perfect for the whole family. Tickets are $45 for adults, $22.50 for children ages three to 12 and complimentary for children two and younger. A cash bar will be available. Doors open at 11 a.m., and the buffet luncheon service will open at 11:30 a.m. Reservations open on Monday, April 2, 2018, at 9 a.m. Payment must be made at the time of reservation.

Informal Style Shows* in the JLH Tea Room:

Chico’s – Thursday, January 18, 2018
Kendra Scott – Wednesday, January 24, 2018
TuTu Cute – Friday, February 9, 2018
Pinto Ranch – Wednesday, February 21, 2018
COLORES Collective – Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Elaine Turner – Thursday, March 8, 2018
Laura J Finery – Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Steve Guthrie – Friday, April 20, 2018
C’est Chic by Carmine – Thursday, April 26, 2018
Becky Hollands Atelier – Friday, May 11, 2018

*For Informal Style Shows, reservations for lunch in the Tea Room are available from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Please contact the Tea Room Front Office at 713.871.6673 or tearoom_reservations@jlh.org. Informal modeling is presented from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.