High Tea
high teas

A TulipTime Event

Come and enjoy the elegant pleasure of partaking in a formal High Tea and take the tour of the house museum and gardens were 25,000 tulips will be in bloom. Special entertainment will also be provided during tea time, please see below for dates and programs.


Tulips, Teas, and Treats  ·  Wednesday, April 5th

Join us for an afternoon of springtime fun! Enjoy a delightful high tea by Bradford Catered Events, stroll through the tulips, and tour the rooms of our 1834 home. Mast General Store will treat us to a program featuring the history of some favorite old - fashioned candies just in time to fill your Easter baskets!


Hats off to Fashion Tea  ·  Wednesday, April 12th

This tea features a fashion show with models wearing the newest spring and summer Lilly Pulitzer dresses from the Palm Village Shop at Western Plaza. Each model will accessorize with a beautiful hat (suitable for Derby Day and other social occasions) provided by Crescent Bend. After the fashion show and a tea provided by Bradford Catered Events, you may enjoy the colorful gardens!


Cost is $24.95 per adult & $15.00 per child. Price also includes the cost of admission to tour the house museum and gardens. For times and to make tea reservations please call Crescent Bend at 865-637-3163. (For groups of 30 or more, additional dates and tea times can be arranged at any time of the year.)