First Annual Lone Star Iced Tea Festival In Downtown Houston

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Lone Star Iced Tea Festival says
The First Annual Lone Star Iced Tea Festival will be held at the CWA Local 6222 Union Hall in Downtown Houston on Sunday, August 9, 2015! Join us in celebrating the South's favorite summer beverage! YES, this is an indoor, air-conditioned event!

There will be speakers, live entertainment, vendors, tea samples, food, a clown and face-painting for the kids, and MORE!

There is free parking in the building lot, and free street parking on Sundays! Pay lots and garages are also in the area if you prefer.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION is in walking distance.

Website: http://www.houstonteafestival.com
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PRICE: $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Free for children ages 12 and under.*

The first 200 people who purchase tickets will receive an iced tea glass and a swag bag.

PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE VIA EVENTBRITE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/first-annual-lone-star-iced-tea-festival-in-houston-texas-tickets-17316556286]#
(A small service charge applies)

SPONSORS:
Texas Tea and Travel Magazine,
The Tea Mistress, LLC
365 Things to Do in Houston
More to come...

SPEAKERS/TALKS:
Lee Garcia, Texas Tea and Travel Magazine - TOPIC: a Tea Journey through Texas
J'Nean Henderson, The Texas Victorian Lady - Keynote speech on The World (and World's Fair) in 1904; and another topic TBA
Penny Ward, Certified Tea & Etiquette Instructor - TOPIC: Tea Etiquette
Meredith Spies, Author, Dancer, Victorian/Steampunk Specialist - TOPIC: Fanciful Fans: learn about the secret language of fans of the Victorian era and earlier.
More to come...

PERFORMERS:
Lucia & Valdemar, Flamenco music and dance
Breelan Angel, country singer
Staci Butler, blues-rock singer/guitarist
Kalilah, belly dance and Polynesian dance troupe
Kimberly Wilson, Children's Poetry Reading
Smokey Culver, Cowboy Poet
more to come...

CHILDREN'S AREA:
Jen-Jen The Dancing Clown, face-painting, balloon animals, children's entertainer
Kimberly Wilson, Children's Poetry
CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT/ADULT AT ALL TIMES! Please do not leave your children unattended!

VENDORS/EXHIBITORS CONFIRMED SO FAR:
Texas Tea and Travel Magazine
The Tea Mistress, LLC
Thirty One,
Anusha's Henna Expressions
It'z Family Food & Fun
Storm Tight Windows
Ellaina Madera, State Farm
LeafGuard Gulf Coast
More to be announced...

SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE FOR TEA SPEAKERS, SPONSORS, ENTERTAINERS, VENDORS AND VOLUNTEERS!

CONTACT US WITH ANY QUESTIONS:
Festival@HoustonTeaFestival.com

The Lone Star Iced Tea Festival is presented by Houston Tea Festival, Inc., a non-profit organization ( 501(c)3 status pending).
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By: Lone Star Iced Tea Festival

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