Welcome to Celebrations
There are lots of things happening this fall! Enjoy weekly tea events and look forward to our extended hours starting the day after Thanksgiving, when we will be open EVERY DAY 10AM - 5PM and open unitl 7PM on Thurs & Fri nights.
Our 6th Annual Small Works: Artful Treasures exhibition is running now through Jan 4th. Also, save the date for Small Business Saturday, November 29th (Trunk Shows & "Tea & Treats")! Folks are already holiday shopping... votive candles and decorative matches for our 4th Annual Keep the Home Fires Burning Campaign make small, thoughtful gifts and help keep your neighbors in need warm this winter.
Chosen #1 Art Gallery in Yankee Magazine's "Best of New England Reader's Choice" Awards, Celebrations' Gallery showcases original artwork, glass, sculpture, pottery, and jewelry by dozens of artists & artisans in 5,000sf of a restored 1885 Queen Anne Victorian.
The Gift Shoppes feature a wide selection of unique merchandise in all price ranges. This includes specialty teas, tea accessories and tea-related gifts plus ladies' accessories such as scarves, hats & gloves; bath and beauty items; baby gifts, gift books and stationery; and home decor items for birthdays, hostess gifts, weddings, showers and other special occasions.
Celebrations Tea Room is open for Themed Afternoon Tea Events by reservation. Afternoon Tea event include freshly brewed specialty tea, soup course & three tiers of savories & tea sandwiches, freshly baked scones & sweet treats. The Tea Room can be reserved to celebrate a special occasion with a group or host an offsite business meeting. We will help you create the perfect menu and theme for unforgettable occasion.
Located in Connecticut's "Quiet Corner" on Scenic RT 169, Celebrations is worth the trip. Celebrations is proud to have been featured in Yankee Magazine, The Boston Globe, Worcester Magazine, Connecticut Magazine, New England Travel and more local and regional publications. Read more about what media and customers are saying about us...
Help us make a community dream come true!
We were so excited to be featured on WFSB's Better Connecticut show on Sept. 8 with Scot Haney to promote our "It Takes a Village, People...to Build a YMCA" Art Exhibition and FUNdraiser, which opened Sat, Sept 13th, 5-8PM. The show will be up through October 25th, so come on in and purchase artwork to support the building of the new YMCA in Putnam!
We are delighted to announce that Yankee Magazine has released its 2014 “Editors’ Choice” List and selected us as "Best Tea Stop"!
New tea events have been scheduled for fall & winter! See our tea events page for all the details...
Awarded Connecticut Magazine's 16th Annual "Best of Connecticut" Edition: Best Regional Gift Shop!
Our beautiful town of Pomfret (including Celebrations!) is featured in the Boston Globe's Travel section! Read all about us here in "A Tank Away: A village of quiet comfort in Pomfret, Conn."
Our Themed Afternoon Tea Events, open to all by reservation, have been very popular. We hope you can attend! Reservations required. Call today -- 860-928-5492.
Enjoy a delicious break with our Fall Tea Events, scheduled for select dates. Starting in September, we are offering several choices with a smaller menu and no reservations needed (but suggested!).
The Tea Room can also be reserved for your group or to celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday, a shower or to host an offsite business meeting. Please inquire...