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Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea | 2019

A Favorite New Orleans Family Tradition

Little Princes & Princesses are invited into our Magical Royal Kingdom at Royal Snownesta where their fantasies come to life in our beautiful Grand Ballroom! Featuring story time with Mrs. Claus, a sing-a-long with Rudolph, the Sugarplum Fairy and Marching Toy Soldiers for an interactive holiday adventure that children of all ages can enjoy. Word has it that Santa himself will make a special appearance all the way from the North Pole! Photos with Santa will be available for purchase before and after each seating.

Book by early October and receive 10% off tickets!

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Teddy Bear Tea

Times and Dates

Seatings will occur on the following dates:

  • December 15 | 11AM & 2PM
  • December 19 | 2PM
  • December 20 | 11AM & 2PM
  • December 21 | 10AM, 1PM & 4PM
  • December 22 | 11AM & 2PM
  • December 23 | 11AM & 2PM
Children's Hospital Logo - Teddy Bear Tea

Celebrate the Season

Every year during the holiday season, Royal Sonesta New Orleans partners with Children’s Hospital of New Orleans to give back to the community by collecting toys for the Toy Drop, hosting patients at a special Royal Teddy Bear Tea and by bringing the Royal Teddy Bear Tea to the residents of Children's Hospital. This collaboration provides not only the patients with unique and memorable Christmas experiences, but also meaningful financial contributions to those who need it most.

Each child is invited to `share the magic` of the season by donating a small, unwrapped gift for the Children's Hospital Toy Drop.

Additionally, for every $5 holiday donation in support of Children's Hospital of New Orleans, you'll be entered in a raffle to win a grand prize package!


General Admission

VIP Admission*

Adults $59
Child $34

Adult $75
Child $49


VIP admission includes a photo (5" x 7") with Santa (one per family), a Commemorative Teacup and Champagne for adults


Ticket price does not include sales tax and 21% service charge. Discount parking is available for $12. Only similar ticket types per order please (All General Admission or All VIP tickets). Attendees will not be able to have a mix of VIP and General Admission tickets.


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