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Tea Time at Mercer

May 11 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ladies (and gents,too) don your favorite chapeaux as The Mercer Society salutes National Public Gardens Day with our Second Annual Tea Time at Mercer, Friday, May 11, 2018  Relaxing under shady tents, you will sip on Catspring Yaupon Tea while enjoying scrumptious tea time treats and participate in fun events that will fill the afternoon.  Tea service begins at 2:30 and concludes at 4:30 pm.

Bring mom, grandmom, aunt, or a close friend for this lovely tea time, set in beautiful Mercer Botanic Gardens.  Photography opportunities available, fun prizes for hat categories and other tea time games. Live entertainment and more.


Registration required; limted seating; hats essential!

Tea registration: TMS members: $20.00; non-members: $25.00; Children ages 10-16: $12.50

Tea Underwriter: $500.00 All Underwriters receive a premier, reserved table for 8 guests, recognition at the event and online as VIP supporters. 

For registration –  call 713-274-4166

All proceeds from the Blooming Bonnets Tea benefitted Mercer Botanic Gardens. 

The Mercer Society thanks the following companies and individuals for helping to make our 2017 Tea Event a success:

Table Centerpiece Sponsor – HEB;

Tea Sponsor – Catspring Yaupon Tea;

Caterer Sponsor – Black Swan Catering

Treats Sponsors – Nothing But Bundt Cakes; Carrabba’s Italian Grill; Lawler’s Cheesecakes; Great Harvest Bakery

Special Tea Centerpiece – Kingwood Garden Club , Nancy 

Photographer – Hector Silva Photography

Raffle Table Sponsors:

Hat Sponsor – The Hat People; Old Town Spring

Orchid Sponsor – Orchid Express

Chocolate Shoe – Cacao & Cardamon

Stationary Basket – Paper Trends