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Savour: RAGA’s High Tea and Auction

November 17, 2018

Tea Service: 3:30 pm – High Tea – Sold Out – Those interested are welcome to join (free of charge) after tea service is complete at 4:30pm for cocktails and the remainder of the auction. 

Location: Richmond Art Gallery, 7700 Minoru Gate

Auction Preview 

Schedule of events:
3:30pm – Welcome
3:40pm – Tea Service
4:30pm – Best Dressed Awards
4:45pm – Live performance
5:15pm – Auction Lot #1 Closed
5:20pm – Wild Sweets Chocolate Talk
5:50pm – Auction Lot #2 Closed
7:00pm – Event closes

Join us for an afternoon high tea with performances, tasty snacks, handmade cocktails and a silent art auction representing the gallery’s past, present and future all to benefit the diverse programming of the Richmond Art Gallery. Dress to impress in your best high tea attire. Best dressed ‘High Tea’ and best ‘Fascinator’ will be awarded at the event.

Alongside the event, RAGA presents a unique all chocolate installation titled Abstract Geometry developed by the creative team of Wild Sweets. Dominique & Cindy Duby of Wild Sweets are internationally acclaimed award-winning pastry chefs / chocolatiers. The duo have been ranked one of the ‘25 Best chocolatiers in the World’, awarded ‘Best Chocolatiers in America’ and ranked ‘Top 10 Pastry Chefs in the World’ while leading Pastry Team Canada. More info on Wild Sweets here.

Silent Auction includes works by: Diyan Achjadi, Carl Beam, Richard Bedwash, Chris Charlebois, Tony Chu, Caroline Dahlmanns, Margreth Fry, Chris Gallagher, Greg Girard, Jennifer Heine, Jill Henderson, Jeanette Jarville, Russna Kaur, Miao Ting Lee, Brian (Pashigeesic) Marion, Jonathan Middleton, Adrienne Moore, Russel M. Noganosh, Holly Schmidt, Ho Tam, Karen Tam, Pierre Vassura, Biliana Velkova, Lorraine Wellman, Janice Wu, Debra Zhou and more. Plus special items from Gateway Theatre, Richmond Oval, Arts Club Theatre CompanyVancouver International Film FestivalVancouver International Wine FestivalVancouver Art GalleryMorris and Helen Belkin Art GalleryRichmond Center- Indigo Spirit Books and Gift and many more.

High Tea Menu
provided by Gallery Cafe (https://www.thegallerycafe.ca/)
Selection of teas provided by Nikaido Tea
+ Special spiked tea cocktails – (Cash Bar)

Savory
– Egg salad & avocado pinwheels
– Chicken salad squares
– Smoked salmon on rye with cream cheese & capers
– Cucumber & cream cheese triangles

Sweet
– Miniature Lemon chiffon tartlet
– White chocolate mousse in a dark chocolate mousse cup

Scone
– Strawberry Lavender scone
*Vegan options available upon request

TICKETS – High Tea – Sold Out – Those interested are welcome to join (free of charge) after tea service is complete at 4:30pm for cocktails and the remainder of the auction. 

RAGA Members $30
Non-Members $40 (Includes a one-year RAGA membership)

Purchase online (below), or email: gallery@richmond.ca, phone: 604-247-8314


HIGH TEA MENU

Provided by Gallery Cafe

Selection of teas

Savory
Egg salad & avocado pinwheels
Chicken salad squares
Smoked salmon on rye with cream cheese & capers
Cucumber & cream cheese triangles

Sweet
Miniature Lemon chiffon tartlet
White chocolate mousse in a dark chocolate mousse cup

Scone
Strawberry Lavender scone

 

Savour Donors 

   

Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday 10 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday 10 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday 10 AM – 4:00 PM

We have limited hours due to COVID19.  More info.
Closed on statutory holidays.

Current Exhibitions

Admission

By donation

Location

Richmond Cultural Centre
7700 Minoru Gate
Richmond, BC  V6Y 1R8
Canada Line Station: Richmond-Brighouse

604-247-8363
gallery@richmond.ca

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