Current Tea Programming

Make your reservation for your fall and holiday tea soon!  Some teas sell out quickly.


American Girl Halloween Party
Saturday, October 20 - 3 p.m.

Get ready for a "boo-tiful" time at our American Girl Halloween Party! Dress in your Halloween costume and enjoy a kid-friendly, tasty tea. The party will include great food, music and games.  Each child will create a delightfully-frightful Halloween craft and receive a tasty treat to take home.

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Vintage Vegas Party
Friday, October 26 - 12 noon

You won't need luck to enjoy this tea as we travel back in time, celebrating the world-class entertainers who helped put Las Vegas on the map. We'll transport back to the 1950s and 1960s, enjoying a four-course tea. We'll then caravan down to the Kalamazoo Civic Carver's Center to enjoy the Senior Readers Theatre production of Vintage Vegas at 2 p.m. Guests attending this tea will feel like they've hit the jackpot! Limited tickets available so be sure to make your reservation early.


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Sleepy Hallow Tea

Saturday, October 27 - 5 p.m.

We know Halloween isn't just for kids, so don your favorite costume and be sure not to lose your head over this exciting seasonal tea. To set the mood, a dramatic reading of selections from The Legend of Sleepy Hollow will be performed. Come enjoy this spooky tea ... if you dare! Guests are welcome to stay and participate in the Kalamazoo Jaycee's Haunted Trail Walk starting at Stuart Manor at 7 p.m. There is an additional fee for the Haunted Trail Walk, which is paid to the Jaycees at the beginning of the walk.


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Bread Cornucopia Centerpiece with Lori Brown
Saturday, November 10 - 1 p.m.

"With all the beauty and bounty of fall, friendship is my favorite of all..." Join us as we savor the beauty and bounty of fall, and share a warm memorable tea. As we enjoy fall tea time treats, Lori Brown of Demarle of France will show us how to make this beautiful bread cornucopia for your Thanksgiving table.


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Booked for the Holidays
Wednesday, November 14 - 12 noon

Join Librarian Marsha Meyer from the Portage District Library for this exciting book exchange and tea party. Bring a favorite book that you've read and are ready to trade. Each person gives a two-minute presentation about why they loved the book. Names are drawn from a hat and each participant selects his/her new book in the order the names are drawn. This is a great way to discover exciting books to put on your "must read" list.

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Movie Breaking Dawn Part 2
Saturday, November 17 - 1 p.m.

You're invited to the movie event of the year! This popular series comes to an exciting end and we want you to be part of this special Twilight Series tea! Ticket prices include a four-course tea and movie ticket to the premier of Breaking Dawn Part 2 at Celebration Cinema at 3 p.m. in an exclusive, private screening room. Discounted concession vouchers will also be provided.

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Call (269) 329-4522 to make a reservation today!

Purchase tickets at the Parks and Recreation Division or mail payment of for tea reservations with a check made payable to City of Portage to:

City of Portage
Department of Parks and Recreation
7719 South Westnedge Avenue
Portage, Michigan 49002