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2012 Tea Lovers Festival - Offering Meetup Discounts

California’s Premier Tea Festival since 2006

2012 Tea Lovers Festival

May 4th to May 27th


A City-Wide Celebration of the Love of Tea!

Now Offering Meetup Member Discounts

Something lovely is coming 'round again and it's bigger and better than ever! I know it's far but some "super-tea lovers" really do travel this far for tea events so I'm posting this here.

The 2012 Tea Lovers Festival stretches from May 4th to May 27th this year and will be held throughout the Los Angeles area. The Tea Lovers Festival is for everyone, including children and strives to reach tea novices. tea connoisseurs and tea professionals.

Just the main events are listed here. See details at

Check out the great discounts our Meetup members are eligible for down below.

Meetup group hosting updates will be found in this Meetup event's "Comments" section.

Main Events

• TeaVIP Opening Reception: May 4, 2012, 7pm at Royal/T

• Tea Tastings & Studies: May 5, 2012, 3:30pm at Temple Tea and 6:00pm at Bird Pick

• Tea Lovers Marketplace: May 6, 2012, 10am at Royal/T (Free entry)

• Mother's Day Tea Festivities: May 13, 2012, 1pm at Royal/T

• Battle of the Bakers: May 19, 2012, 4pm at Royal/T

• Tea & Meditation: May 22, 2012, 7pm at Creative Chakra Spa

• TeaVIP Closing Ceremonies: May 27, 2012, 3pm at Royal/T

Meetup Member Discount

In the spirit of this year’s theme, “Collaborations”
, the festival is offering members of select Meetup groups discounts of 25% off on the "Teaconomist" annual memberships until May 30, 2012 as follows:

• Individual Teaconomist Package: $30/year (reg. price $40)
1 Tea Lovers Tote Bag
10% off programming for the year (tea studies, labs, bus tours, etc.)

• Family/Couple Teaconomist Package: $55/year (reg. price $75)

1 Tea Lovers Tote Bag
1 Pack of Tea Lovers Tea Blends
10% off programming for the year (tea studies, tea labs, tea bus tours, etc.)

To receive the Meetup Discount, call[masked] or email

[masked] by May 30, 2012

• Give your name and the name of our Meetup

• Mention the code “TEA-LOVERS-MEMBER-OFFER”

Useful Information

• Register online at Tea Lovers Festival Information (
Click the “Program” button
Call[masked] for festival information

• Address
Royal/T Cafe
8910 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
Map (

• Royal/T Cafe Parking Information
Trader Joe’s – free 2 hour parking in structure
“Location” button on for additional suggestions

• Admission
FREE for the Tea Lovers Marketplace
$10 for Film Screenings
$15 - $20 for Tea Tastings and Tea Studies
$25 - $45 for Tea Labs

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  • Dianna H.

    I'll be hosting the TeaVIP Opening Reception: May 4, 2012, 7pm at Royal/T for the Meetup.

    April 23, 2012

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  • Dianna H.
    Founder and Organizer, Organizer,
    Event Host

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    Promoting the learning and understanding of Chinese tea, music and arts

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    An organic tea company, donating 10% of web sales to the Japan Red Cross

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    Discounted memberships and events. Free festival tote bag and more.

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