Program Schedule

Schedule is subject to change. Tea Tasting schedule will be posted at a later date.

Please note: Space is limited for each presentation. There is no VIP seating this year. Seats are provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Saturday

Time Epic Novella Prologue Epic - Stage
10:00 Vendors Vendors CLOSED
10:30 Opening Ceremonies Chinese
Tea Ceremony
11:00 Chinese Tea Ceremony: Historical and Modern
Robert James Coons
Tea Tasting Competition
11:30
12:00 Tea, How we taste and how it determines the tea we like
Raelene Gannon
Japanese
Tea Ceremony
12:30
13:00 Puerh's Roots - Caravan Fuel To Boutique Idol
Jeff Fuchs
Korean
Tea Ceremony
13:30
14:00 An Inside Look at Chinese Tea
Zhen Lu
Tea Tasting Competition
14:30
15:00 Tea 101
Kevin Gascoyne
Chinese
Tea Ceremony
15:30
16:00 The Many Ways of Tea: Its path around the world
Linda Gaylard
Japanese
Tea Ceremony
16:30
17:00 CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Sunday

Time Epic Novella Prologue Epic - Stage
10:00 Vendors Vendors CLOSED
10:30 Chinese
Tea Ceremony
11:00 Appreciation of the leaf - How to appraise Chinese Tea
Zhen Lu
Tea Tasting Competition
11:30
12:00 General Tea Health Benefit
Michelle Pierce Hamilton
Japanese
Tea Ceremony
12:30
13:00 The Tea Caravans to the top of hte world: Puerh's other Tale
Jeff Fuchs
Korean
Tea Ceremony
13:30
14:00 Minimum Standards for Specialty Tea
Bill Kamula
Tea Tasting Competition
14:30
15:00 Himalayas Tea
Kevin Gascoyne
Chinese
Tea Ceremony
15:30
16:00 Genuine Tea/Our Journey
David O'Connor & Sarah Wilcox
Japanese
Tea Ceremony
16:30
17:00 Tear down Tear down CLOSED CLOSED