Land of Sweets Tea

Characters from 'The Nutcracker — A Tale from the Bayou' will mingle with guests at Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre's Land of Sweets Tea on Nov. 26.

Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre will host two seatings of its annual Land of the Sweets Tea at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26, at Boudreaux’s, 2647 Government St.

The tea is geared toward elementary-age children and their families. Sweets and finger foods will be served while guests visit with characters from Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre's "The Nutcracker — A Tale from the Bayou."

Children can participate in arts and crafts, photo opportunities and dance lessons alongside their favorite "Nutcracker" characters. Guests are encouraged to bring cameras.

The ballet company's Nutcracker Boutique will be open for holiday shopping, and guests can take home complimentary treats from the Land of the Sweets Candy Bar sponsored by Party Time.

Tickets must be purchased in advance; seating is limited and subject to availability. Tickets are $40 or $350 for a table of 10 if purchased by noon Nov. 20. If additional tickets are available after noon Nov. 24, tickets will be $50 or $450 for a table of 10. For tickets, call (225) 766-8379 or visit