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Camellia & Tea Festival Descanso Gardens

  • Descanso Gardens 1418 Descanso Drive La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011 (map)

Camellia & Tea Festival at Descanso Gardens

Celebrate the camellia, which brightens winter days with its colorful blossoms and warms the heart when brewed into tea! Activities free with admission unless noted. Free Admission to the gardens on Saturday the 30th!


Chado Tea tasting  Both days, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sample a variety of teas and learn about tea plants (Camellia sinensis) from the experts at Chado Tea of Pasadena.

Camellia crafts  Both days, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Bring the youngsters for hands-on art activities.

Camellia walks  Both days, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Take a guided walk of the Descanso camellia collection.

Invertigo Dance Theatre  Both days, 10:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.

Enter a magical world of motion with Invertigo Dance Theatre. Enjoy a lively performance of dance and live music, followed by an interactive workshop.

Camellia Lounge  Both days, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Enjoy a proper tea with Patina! Tea service available for purchase includes choice of tea with a mini tea sandwich plate. Other snacks and items will also be sold.

Earlier Event: January 1
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Later Event: February 3