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The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) is an international non-profit association representing the world's leading creators, developers, designers and producers of compelling places and experiences.

Our members bring the experience of engaging storytelling and entertainment to a vast number of casinos, restaurants, retail stores, museums, zoos, theme parks and an ever-growing list of destinations that aim to bring a higher level of visitor experiences world wide.

We provide the proper channels and opportunities to network, educate and help your business or career grow.

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TEA blog

120 turn out for TEA mixer at Pixomondo Los Angeles June 9
14 June 2016

120 turn out for TEA mixer at Pixomondo Los Angeles June 9

The Western North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) is having a busy season of business networking and professional development.  David Garber , Executive Producer | Themed Entertainment, PIXOMONDO ...

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Walt's Barn opens its doors to the Themed Entertainment Association for a Disney-phile dream event
07 June 2016

Walt's Barn opens its doors to the Themed Entertainment Association for a Disney-phile dream event

On the evening of May 12, 2016, Walt's Barn was the setting for an industry mixer courtesy of the  Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) Western North America Division.  Report by Robert ...

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At Great Wolf Lodge, TEA members explore the world of themed resorts
07 June 2016

At Great Wolf Lodge, TEA members explore the world of themed resorts

Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) members, friends, and family were treated to an exceptional behind the scenes tour, panel discussion, and encounter at Great Wolf Lodge in Garden Grove, California May ...

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Wanda Group hosts TEA's David Willrich at Cultural Tourism City grand opening
06 June 2016

Wanda Group hosts TEA's David Willrich at Cultural Tourism City grand opening

Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) leader  David Willrich of DJ Willrich Ltd. is Vice President of the TEA International Board and immediate past president of the TEA Europe & ...

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TEA Advantage: Steve Birket, Pat Gallegos and the strobe light that changed everything
31 May 2016

TEA Advantage: Steve Birket, Pat Gallegos and the strobe light that changed everything

Because themed entertainment providers serve overlapping sectors, members of the Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) are liable to find friends or colleagues wherever they go - and that network of ...

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TEA and AECOM launch the 2015 Theme Index & Museum Index - and the media responds
27 May 2016

TEA and AECOM launch the 2015 Theme Index & Museum Index - and the media responds

Free download:  Visit this link  to view/download 2015 TEA/AECOM Theme Index & Museum Index and all prior editions back to 2006 Travel writers, business writers and industry writers are exploring the ...

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With 2015 Theme Index & Museum Index, TEA & AECOM mark 10 years' collaboration on an essential industry resource
26 May 2016

With 2015 Theme Index & Museum Index, TEA & AECOM mark 10 years' collaboration on an essential industry resource

The Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) and AECOM  express thanks to the numerous park and museum operators who graciously and generously furnished attendance information and imagery for the 2015 ...

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Why Not? TEA members enjoy an educational tour of top visitor attractions in Houston - Jenn Clauser reports
19 May 2016

Why Not? TEA members enjoy an educational tour of top visitor attractions in Houston - Jenn Clauser reports

Across the world, like-minded people use Storytelling + Architecture + Technology to create Experiences (members of the Themed Entertainment Association will recognize the SATE acronym). The results? Stacking space shuttles on ...

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TEA Member Spotlight: Europe & Middle East Division President Paul Kent, of Electrosonic
18 May 2016

TEA Member Spotlight: Europe & Middle East Division President Paul Kent, of Electrosonic

Paul Kent, Senior Consultant Entertainment, Electrosonic Inc., stepped up in November 2015 as President of the Europe & Middle East Division ( EME ) of the Themed Entertainment Association ( ...

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Park World covers TEA's day in Dubai
18 May 2016

Park World covers TEA's day in Dubai

On a bright (but not too hot) April 20 morning in Dubai, a group of some 20 Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) members who were in town attending the DEAL trade ...

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Industry news

Work starts on south India's largest theme park as Wonderla eyes national expansion
24 Jun 2016

Work starts on south India's largest theme park as Wonderla eyes national expansion

India’s largest theme park operator Wonderla Holidays has started work on a fourth park in Chennai to open in Q4 2018....

PGAV Destinations and Looking for Lincoln Celebrate 10 Successful Years
24 Jun 2016

PGAV Destinations and Looking for Lincoln Celebrate 10 Successful Years

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24 Jun 2016

Asian Attractions Expo Breaks Records Sixth Year in a Row

Shanghai, China — Based on preliminary results, Asian Attractions Expo (AAE) 2016 attracted a record-breaking 11,500 total participants, including 8,100 buyers; and for the sixth consecutive year broke records for ...

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TEA Events

28 June 2016
TEA Eastern Division Event -- Mixer and Fundraiser for OneOrlando!
Splitsville Luxury Lanes, Lake Buena Vista, USA
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03-04 July 2016
Phantasialand - TEA SATE Academy Days, Germany
Phantasialand, Bruhl, Germany
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08 July 2016
TEA Tailgates with Orlando City Soccer
Camping World Stadium , Orlando, United States
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28 July 2016
TEA Knott's Berry Farm Behind-The-Scenes Tour and Mixer
Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park, United States
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13-15 October 2016
SATE 2016: New York City
Themed Entertainment Association, New York City, USA
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