Q:  Where is the Abdallah Shrine Temple?

A:  5300 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, Kansas


Q:  Is there an admission charge?

A:  Yes.  Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children 12 and under.  The Tea is $25 and that price includes free admission.  Purchase your tea ticket at the front door when you arrive.  Cash is preferred.  

Q:  Where can I park? 
A:  There are plenty of parking spots at the Abdallah Shrine Temple on Metcalf.  A limited number of spots are available around the main building including disabled parking.  The larger lot by the Cargill office is available for all patrons.  There is also a 3rd lower lot on the other side of 53rd Street.  If needed, you can drop people off at the front door and park in the lower lot.    



Q:  How soon do the doors open?  
​A:  The doors may be open for vendors and volunteers, but you will not be able to enter the event until 10:00am

​Q:  What is included in the Tea? 
​A:  Our tea may include 2 Finger Sandwiches, Pinwheels, Sausage Roll, Shortbread, Scone & Jam, Blueberry Crumble, Chocolate Truffle and Lashings of Tea.  

Q:  What if I have a food allergy?  

​A:  Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate any special requirements at this time.

​Q:  What times are the Teas?
​A:  Seatings for the teas are at 10:30 / 11:45 / 1:00 / 2:15 Please note these are new times for 2019.


Q:  Can I buy a ticket to the Faire in advance?  

​A:  Tickets for the Faire are only sold at the door the day of the event.  Cash is preferred. 

​Q:  Can I reserve a time for the Tea?  

A: Information for online ticketing for 2020 coming soon!  More tickets will be sold online than are available the day of the faire.

Q:  How much is the tea and do you offer a child discount?
​A:  The tea is $25 and includes free admission.   Since this is a fundraiser and seating is limited we are unable to offer any discounts.

Q:  What forms of payment do you accept?  
​A:  Cash is preferred to enter the event.  Many of our vendors only accept cash so please bring plenty.  Some vendors are able to accept credit cards.   ​


Q:  Are there handicapped accommodations?  
​A:  There is handicapped parking available and a lift (elevator) to take you down to the tea.  

Q:  Is there Entertainment?
​A:  There is entertainment throughout the day which include dancers, musicians and
 rennasaince royalty.

Q:  What is the Entertainment schedule?

​A:  The schedule will be posted on the website as soon as it is available,
 which is usually a few weeks before the event.  It is also listed in the program that you receive at the door.


Q:  Who are the vendors?
​A:  Information on vendors will be posted on our Facebook page and website as it becomes available.  

​Q:  Is this a fundraising event?
​A:  The British Faire is a fundraising event for the Daughters of the British Empire. 
Proceeds go to the British Home and local women's charities.  

​Q:  Are Dogs Allowed?

A:  Only service dogs are allowed.  

Q:  What is the best way to contact you for additional questions:

A:  Please email us at