Mother's Day Tea

Mother's Day Tea

When: Sunday, May 8, 2016 4:00 PM to Sunday, May 8, 2016 6:00 PM

Join us on the Veranda and in the Ballroom of the Jean Ellen DuPont Shehan Visitor Center as we celebrate mothers and grandmothers with a lovely Afternoon Tea. Guests will be treated to scones, savories and desserts served by delightful garden volunteers while enjoying live music 

Tea service begins at 3:00 p.m.

Cost per person is $27 for members, $37 for non-members and $17 for children 12 and under.

For information and reservations, please call Marnie Valent at 305.663.8059 or e-mail

Need a special gift for mom? Choose from a adopting a bird, butterfly or orchid, or dedicate a brick, tree or bench.

After everything your mom has done for you, she deserves the very best!

Full List of Teas

 Mommy & Me   January 10, 2016
 First Ladies Tea   February 21, 2016
 The Orchid Tea Garden *    March 11, 12 & 13, 2016
 The Spring Tea Garden *  April 9 & 10, 2016
 Mother's Day Tea  May 8, 2016
 Nell's Tea Garden *   November 12 & 13, 2016

*A new addition to some of the Fairchild festivals will be a lovely outdoor Tea Garden in the Baobab Courtyard beside the historic Gate House.   Under the shade of a tent you will find beautifully set tables and volunteers waiting to serve you a delicious tea complete with scones, savories, and sweets and of course the same wonderful teas blended especially for Fairchild. Live music is provided and the cost is $15.00 per person after admission.  Open 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.