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Get your tickets! 2019 TEA Summit & TEA Thea Awards Gala, April 11-13
Tickets are now on sale for 2019 #TEAsummit and #TEAtheas April 11-13 at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, the biggest weekend of events for the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) and the global attractions industry that TEA serves. Read More >>
TEA celebrates the holidays! Los Angeles, Chicago, NYC, Orlando, London, Osaka

Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) members know how to put on a party! Enjoy photos from various holiday gatherings of late 2018. Read More >>
Season's Greetings from TEA and holiday closure dates

The Themed Entertainment Association wishes you and yours a joyous holiday season.  Read More >>
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TEA announces Thea recipients, welcomes new Board members, mixes and mingles at IAAPA Attractions Expo Orlando

The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) booth at IAAPA Orlando 2018 was continually busy throughout the four days of the Expo, providing a place for people to learn more about and join the association, make connections, catch up with colleagues, attend sponsored mixers and learn about the new slate of TEA Thea Awards recipients. Read More >>
New TEA Board members announced and outgoing leaders thanked for their service in 2018

Orlando, 14 November 2018 - The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) announced the results of its annual elections for International Board and Divisional Boards, welcomed the new leaders to their roles and thanked the outgoing Board members who have finished their terms. Read More >>

Universal, Chimelong, Disney, Herschend, Fantawild, Six Flags, Huaxia, LEGO, Intel among 25th Annual TEA Thea Awards recipients to be honored April 13, 2019

BURBANK, California USA – “The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) congratulates the TEA Thea Awards recipients, representing some of the finest achievements in the creation of compelling places and experiences,” said TEA International Board President Michael Mercadante of Main Street Design. Read More >>
Chimelong is presenting sponsor of the 25th Annual TEA Thea Awards Gala, 13 April 2019 - tickets on sale now

Burbank, CA -- The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) announced that Chimelong Group has become Presenting Sponsor of the 25th Annual Thea Awards Gala, April 13, 2019 at Disneyland Resort, Anaheim, CA. Tickets on sale now. Read More >>

110 attend TEA SATE Asia - Chimelong

TEA SATE Asia 2018 - Chimelong took place 25-28 October at Chimelong in Guangzhou, China (top photo). Read More >>

Full house (500+) for TEA SATE Orlando - SeaWorld

More than 500 industry members attended TEA SATE Orlando - SeaWorld, Oct 4-5 2018, organized by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA). Read More >>

Experience Design: Themed Entertainment Association NextGen members undertake a creative exercise in Europe

The NextGen Initiative of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) brings students and recent graduates into the association to help acquaint them with the international attractions industry and build careers. Read More >>

TEA participates in China International Import Expo

TEA at CIIE - The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) participated in the first China International Import Expo (CIIE), in Shanghai, 8 November 2018. CIIE aims to promote China’s culture and tourism industry for integrated development in international markets. Read More >>
TEA Explores Japan - report & photos

"TEA Explores Japan" was a professional development event organized by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Asia Pacific Division, Dec 4-5, 2018 at Panasonic Center Tokyo and Universal Studios Japan. Read More >>

TEA Festive London Day Out 2018 - Owen Ralph reports

In what has become established as an annual holiday tradition, members of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Europe & Middle East Division (TEA EME) met in London for the 2018 Festive London Day Out on Thursday, December 13. Read More >>
TEA returns to MAPIC in 2018 - Klaus Paulsen reports

In November 2018 the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) participated for the second time at MAPIC, the annual, international retail property market held in Cannes, France. Read More >>
Halloween in Germany - TEA excursion

On 11-12 Oct 2018, a group outing organized by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) brought together 22 fearless industry members to explore unique Halloween offerings in Bottrop, Germany. Read More >>

Miami Beach: TEA gathering at Wolfsonian Museum

The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Eastern North America Division organized a behind-the-scenes in Miami Beach, Florida at the Wolfsonian Museum, spotlighting the exhibition, "Deco: Luxury to Mass Market." Read More >>

TEA mixer at AZA 2018 in Seattle - Ian Klein reports

A slew of industry professionals joined the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Western North America Division in Seattle for a mixer in conjunction with the Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) Annual Conference in September 2018. Read More >>
Professional development: Hospitality at LEGOLAND® California

The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Western North America Division organized a unique professional development event and behind-the-scenes tour at LEGOLAND® California in San Diego, showcasing the property's new hospitality development. Read More >>

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