High Tea Fundraiser Returns for 2nd Year at Fairmont Royal York #TeaandTiaras @StarlightCanada

Looking for a fabulous event to attend with your special girl? Later this month you can get dressed up and have high tea while helping a great cause. Having had four children myself and one who was in the hospital for way too long, this charity means a lot to me as well as many in the community.

Tea & Tiaras

Mothers, daughters, aunts, grandmothers, cousins, friends and colleagues are preparing to dress in their Sunday best on October 25, 2015 to attend an afternoon filled with delicious teas and high fashion at Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada’s second annual Tea & Tiaras. The event, hosted by Suhana Meharchand, will take place at Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York (100 Front Street West) from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., is an elegant afternoon geared to raise awareness and funds for Starlight Canada.

Throughout the afternoon, guests will be showered with a variety of decadent gourmet tea and treats, along with an assortment of live entertainment featuring many of Starlight Canada’s family programming recipients. Event highlights will include a performance by Starlight teen Karyssa, whose musical training throughout her chemotherapy treatment has brought her closer to her dream of becoming a recording artist; a fashion show featuring Starlight mothers and daughters modelling high fashions from Riani Designs; and a live art performance piece from pop artist Jessica Gorlicky, which will later be available for auction at the event.


In addition to live entertainment, Starlight Canada has enlisted the help of several local vendors to provide experiential moments throughout Tea & Tiaras, including a beauty corner , a custom photo booth and three pop-up boutiques featuring Ma Lu shoes, Skinlicious handcrafted soaps, and Tocara Jewelry. Guests will also be able to take advantage of the event’s silent auction which includes items such as airfare tickets from Air Canada Foundation to anywhere in North America, a one-year Goodlife gym membership, beauty baskets from M·A·C and Estée Lauder and much much more. Original works of art crafted by Starlight children, who have harnessed the power and therapeutic nature of creativity to cope will their illness and recovery will also be available for purchase.

Canadian talent who will join in on the afternoon tea party include: JUNO winner Simone Denny; musicians Alessia Cole and Tara Shannon; Corner Gas’ Tara Spencer-Nairn; Saving Hope’s Kim Shaw and Parveen Kaur; media personalities Kim D’Eon, Lynn Spence and Allison Dore; along with many others.

You are cordially invited to join us on Sunday, October 25 for the 2nd Annual Tea & Tiaras “Where High Tea meets High Fashion.”

Sunday, October 25

The Fairmont Royal York Hotel

Toronto, ON

Concert Hall, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Tickets $80 per person or $640 for a table of 8

Order your tickets now and enjoy a fabulous girls afternoon while helping a great cause.

Website: http://starlightcanada.org Twitter: @StarlightCanada #TeaandTiaras Facebook: facebook.com/starlightcanada

About Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada:

Starlight Children’s Foundation™ Canada is part of Starlight’s global network, serving kids and families through partnerships with more than 130 healthcare facilities. Over the past 30 years, Starlight has become a leading global charity that partners with experts to improve the life and health of kids and families around the world. Collaborating with innovators in pediatric healthcare, entertainment and technology, Starlight provides a unique blend of family-centered programs and services from hospital to home. Starlight partners with more than 1,750 healthcare facilities and pediatric hospitals in Australia, Canada, Israel, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States, serving millions of children every year.


  1. Robin Rue (@massholemommy) says

    No daughters here, but I have always wanted to attend a tea. Can you believe that I have never been to one?

  2. Sounds like a great time for a great cause 🙂

  3. This sounds like an exciting event. Have fun and I hope you reach your target.

  4. This sounds awesome. I love high tea, and the fact that it helps such a good cause makes it a double win.

  5. What a fantastic sounding event and great cause! I really hope it goes well 🙂 x

  6. This will be so much fun. It will be great to help out the Starlights Children’s Foundation too.

  7. What a really great cause and I know it well growing up and being born and raised in Toronto. I have attended a few tea parties with Bella and even had our own.

  8. I would love to do this. It’s in Toronto too so how fun. This is a really great cause!

  9. Jennifer Williams says

    That sounds like it is going to be such a fun event. I love going to these events where they make it fun to support and raise awareness for good causes.

  10. Oh, that looks like so much FUN! I love when people can have a great time and donate to an amazing cause all at the same time!

  11. Sounds like its going to be a great event and it’s good to see people coming together to bring awareness to a great cause.

  12. I would love to do this with my Daughter. It sounds like it is an amazing fundraiser.

  13. I love fundraisers like this one because it gives back to the community. It’s so important to give back to others in need.

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