The Northwest Tea Festival is the premier festival in the Northwest celebrating the world’s favorite beverage. With world-renowned presenters, tea tasting, shopping, and more, both new devotees and long-time fans can explore the wonder of tea. Head to the Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center on Saturday and Sunday, October 1 and 2 for the wonderful world of tea.

Steep yourself in educational lectures, cooking with tea demonstrations, book signings, and of course – tea sampling! Shopping abounds! You’ll be able to bag tea service items, teas, books and more. No mad hatters, but lots of delicious tea to celebrate!

Learn the health benefits of tea, the different types of teas, and how to make tea a lovely part of your social life. Whether you care for one lump or two, the Northwest Tea Festival has something for you!

The event is FREE. A $5-15 Suggested donation with a free porcelain teacup for tastings. Select lectures or special tastings may require additional fees. Go to for more information.