Store Events

 

The Watts Tea Shop always has a variety of events each season. Celebrate special holidays and occasions in the beautiful elegance of Milwaukee’s most historic tearoom.

Plan your special event in the Tea Shop as well. We specialize in bridal showers, baby showers, and business luncheons. We can help you simply celebrate a special day. We recently implemented new decor changes and design elements that allow for more privacy during your special event.

Call the Tea Shop at (414) 290-5700 and speak with our party planner to discuss the details for your special occasion.

Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.


 

2016 Events

 

Children’s Etiquette Class Saturday Mornings in The Watts Tea Shop

Next Session: TBA

Young ladies and gentlemen, between the ages of 7and 12 years of age, will learn the finer skills of life, such as:  introductions, first impressions, hand shakes, eye contact, posture, dinner manners, writing memorable thank you notes, restaurant dining, and other lessons.  A graduation luncheon will be held at the end of the course.  $85 per child.  To register, please contact Margery Sinclair at 414.861.1965.

(**This event is held at The Watts Tea Shop, but is Hosted by Margery Sinclair.  All questions and reservations must be made through her directly.)

Mother Daughter Tea

  • Saturday, April 30th at 11am or 2pm  
  • Saturday, May 7th at 11am or 2pm
  • Saturday, May 14th at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea service, free gift, and shopping coupon.

A call for grandmothers, mothers, and daughters alike!  Dress up in your finery and enjoy a Watts tradition that spans generations.   Afternoon Tea and free gift are included in the price.  Create memories that last a lifetime!  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Watts Summer Tea Tasting:  Saturday, June 4th at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea Service, Free Gift, and Shopping Coupon.

Our unique tea tasting gives the Tea Novice and Tea Connoisseur alike an opportunity to sample five different seasonal hot teas. Nibble our popular finger sandwiches and legendary desserts. The relaxed format will allow you to have a lovely afternoon and learn about teas!  Don’t worry….If you attended previous tasting events, the teas and information are new!  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Daddy Daughter Tea:  Saturday, June 25th  at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea Service, photobooth opportunity and free gift for the girls

Menu will include a tray of finger sandwiches, sweet sampling platter with fresh-made delicacies, and your own pot of freshly brewed tea.  There will be a dad-friendly and kid-friendly option!  Each Princess also receives a special crown!  Don’t worry Mom and Grandma, Watts will have a photographer moving throughout the room to capture special moments, available for FREE download after the event to share with you.  A photobooth will also be set up to capture a silly moment with your special girl.  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Christmas in July Sale – All Month Long 

Order any dated item for 2016 and receive an additional 20% off, restrictions apply.   

Bastille Days Specials:  July 12th – 16th 

Stop in to take advantage of  our French Luncheon Specials or shop select French brands at an additional 20% Off (more details to follow).

Summer Sister Tea:  Saturday, July 23rd at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea service and a free gift.

Take some time out of your busy day to enjoy the company of that special someone in your life.   Sisters and friends alike can enjoy a charming Afternoon Tea in Milwaukee’s most historic tearoom, The Watts Tea Shop.  Dress up in your finery and enjoy a Watts tradition that spans generations.  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Alice in Wonderland Tea Party:  Saturday, August 13th at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea Service, free gift, and photobooth opportunity

Come dressed up in your most over-the-top hat to enjoy this silly, Alice in Wonderland-inspired party!  Enjoy a special afternoon tea menu on mis-matched finery, a free gift, and take advantage of a photobooth opportunity.  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

147th Anniversary Week!! September 5th -10th

Sales, giveaways, and promotions all week long!  Trunkshows, gift with purchases, and a different sale/promotion every day.

Generational Tea:   Saturday, September 10th  at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea service, free gift, and shopping coupon.

A call for grandmothers, grandfathers, mothers, fathers, sons, and daughters alike!  Dress up in your finery and enjoy a Watts tradition that spans generations.   Afternoon Tea and free gift are included in the price.  Create memories that last a lifetime!  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Watts Autumn Tea Tasting:  Saturday, October 1st at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea Service, Free Gift, and Shopping Coupon.

Our unique tea tasting gives the Tea Novice and Tea Connoisseur alike an opportunity to sample five different seasonal hot teas. Nibble our popular finger sandwiches and legendary desserts. The relaxed format will allow you to have a lovely afternoon and learn about teas!  Don’t worry….If you attended previous tasting events, the teas and information are new!  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Autumn Sister Tea:  Saturday, October 22nd  at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea service, free gift, and shopping coupon.

Take some time out of your busy day to enjoy the company of that special someone in your life.   Sisters and friends alike can enjoy a charming Afternoon Tea in Milwaukee’s most historic tearoom, The Watts Tea Shop.  Dress up in your finery and enjoy a Watts tradition that spans generations.  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Riedel Wine Tasting Event:  NOVEMBER Date to be Announced  5pm-7pm

Come join us for the excitement of fine wines and light fare as you learn from a Riedel expert the difference the right glass can make!
Your $75 per person reservation includes a take home set of 4 Riedel crystal stems ($155 value) as your gift. Friends or Couples: Register 2 people together for $125.  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

Breakfast with Santa:  Saturdays  November 26th, December 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th at  9:00am

$25 per person includes meal, photo opportunities, and gift for every attendee

Come dressed up in your holiday attire and bring the children to tell Santa their heart’s desire. A scrumptious breakfast with a fabulous surprise gift for every child at Milwaukee’s most historic Tea Room. Meet the Jolly Old Elf, for a photo opportunity, while Mrs. Claus reads her lively version of The Night Before Christmas.  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

HURRY!  This event often sells out in months in advance!

The Twelve Days of Waterford:  December 1st – 12th

A George Watts Exclusive Two Week Holiday Celebration of Waterford Crystal featuring a different, exciting promotion each day.

Robin Berk Handmade Santas Trunk Show:  Saturday, December 3rd (tentative date)

Our new annual tradition!  Stop in to meet local artist Robin Berk and view her fabulous handmade, heirloom quality Santas! Each Santa has his own story and Watts will be featuring more than 20 unique designs!  Have your purchase signed by the artist and find out about her inspiration and creative process.

Holiday Tea:  Thursday, December 15th at 2:30pm

$25 per person includes Afternoon Tea service, free gift, and shopping coupon.

Stop in to The Watts Tea Shop to start a new holiday tradition… Take a break from the holiday hustle and bustle!  Sit and slowly sip seasonal teas, enjoying the view from frosty windows overlooking Milwaukee’s Easttown Neighborhood. Take in the holiday ambiance of our beautifully decorated Tea Shop and snack on finger sandwiches and special seasonal treats in Milwaukee’s most historic tearoom.  Enjoy a coupon for last-minute holiday shopping that day as well!  Reservations are required for all seated events in The Watts Tea Shop.  Please call 414-290-5700 to make reservations.

 

*Events are subject to change without notice.

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