National Bubble Tea Day - April 30
(Last Updated On: November 7, 2022)


Get out your boba straws and grab your friends because April 30th is National Bubble Tea Day! Celebrate by indulging in the best that bubble tea has to offer, from creamy milk tea to refreshing green tea to fruity slushies, all customizable with different toppings, sugar level, and ice level!

In the 1980s, the Taiwanese developed a beverage combining the freshness of natural tea, the wholesome creaminess of milk, and the fun of delicious bubbles. The bubbles, also known as boba or pearls, are made from tapioca and complements any drink no matter what it is! Choose from teas with or without milk, ice, sugar, and a plethora of toppings!

Bubble tea is for everyone, as the assortment of recipes and ingredients that go into making boba will have something you’ll like for sure! Be creative! Personalize your own drinks however you desire! Between its sweet creaminess and explosively fun popping bubbles, we promise that you’ll be hooked at the first sip!

HOW TO OBSERVE #NationalBubbleTeaDay

Whether it’s milk tea, slush, punch, or classic tea, the celebration is in the taste! Bubble tea is best enjoyed with others, so #CelebrateEveryday and embrace the moments that come from bubble tea! Some fun ways to share the experience include:

  • Sharing the experience with a friend or family member
  • Living fearlessly – let someone else pick your flavor
  • Saving the bubbles for last!
  • Giving a Kung Fu Tea digital APP gift card ** to someone you love
  • Sharing a selfie with your favorite drink by using #NationalBubbleTeaDay on social media.

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Kung Fu Tea LogoKnown to be America’s Bubble Tea, Kung Fu Tea was founded in Queens, NY on April 30, 2010. Kung Fu Tea is a made-to-order beverage chain with over 250 locations across the U.S. and several in Canada, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Australia. At Kung Fu Tea, each beverage is freshly handcrafted with authentic, high-quality ingredients. The brand’s founders, baristas, and customers are Kung Fu Masters—passionate, dedicated, and fearless in changing the face of the beverage industry.

In 2018, Kung Fu Tea founded the world’s first National Bubble Tea Day, taking a huge step toward spreading the bubble tea culture around the world.

**Join the boba community and bring your family and friends too! Follow America’s Bubble Tea, Kung Fu Tea, on all their social channels to enjoy the National Bubble Tea Day festivities! You can also create an account on the Kung Fu Tea app and get all kinds of rewards and promotions! The 2021 National Bubble Tea Day Kung Fu Tea in-app promotions include:

  • A Free Drink on your next Visit
  • 10% OFF
  • Free Extra Bubbles
  • $1 OFF

Follow them on:
Download the Kung Fu Tea App to earn FREE bubble tea/boba

The Registrar at National Day Calendar proclaimed the day to be observed annually on April 30th.

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