Mother's Day has always been a very special celebration in our family. Calling my mother hardworking is an understatement, so on this day, we focus on activities that allow her to relax and have FUN! Every year, I'm always looking for a new place to eat, a unique recipe to cook, and always leaving time for my mom to take a well-deserved nap on the couch. Of all the places we've gone, she still says her favorite mother's day was a day spent buying new rose trees and digging their new homes in her front yard. Luckily for me, there's no space for any more roses :)

 

I hope these ideas bring you joy and inspiration for celebrating the special women in your lives! More information below.

 

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY!

 

 

Ainsley House Tea & Tour

Treat someone special to a Mother's Day Treat!  Enjoy a lovely Tea and Tour inside the Carriage House followed by a tour of the Ainsley House.  The tea  sitting will be at 12pm.  A tour of the Ainsley House will follow.

 

Location: Ainsley House: 51 N Central Ave, Campbell, Ca. 

Date: May 11th

Time: 12pm

Cost: $50

You can purchase tickets and find more information HERE

 

 

Downtown Los Altos Wine Walk

Grab your favorite mother and head down for an evening of tasting great wine and strolling Downtown Los Altos at the Los Altos Mother's Day Wine Walk.

 

Location: Downtown Los Altos. Check-in begins at 3pm at 2 locations: Veterans Community Plaza at the intersection of Main and State Streets OR Los Altos Hardware, 441 First Street. 

Date: May 11th

Time: 5-8pm

Cost: $35

You can purchase tickets and find more information HERE

 

 

Macaron Baking Class

Forget flowers and chocolates…surprise your mom with decadent macarons. Delicate, brightly colored meringue cookies paired with a smooth, delicious filling–the macaron entices the eye before it melts away in a sweet bite or two. This special French confection is a culinary world favorite, and now you can learn professional tips and tricks for creating your own macarons at home. You’ll also explore a variety of flavorful fillings so you can create your own tasty variations sure to delight Mom on her special day.

 

Location: Various Sur La Table locations including Los Gatos, Palo Alto, Santa Clara, San Francisco & more! 

Date: Classes every day between May 12th-14th

Time: 9am-12pm

Cost: $75

You can purchase tickets and find more information HERE

 

 

Live Music  &  Buffet

Treat mom to brunch buffet on her special day. Verge will be serving unlimited mimosas, a seafood bar with shrimp and mussels , omelette station, carving stand with prime rib and turkey and more! Live music will also be performing at the restaurant and ballroom.

 

Location: Toll House Hotel: 140 South Santa Cruz Avenue, Los Gatos, CA 95030

Date: May 13th

Time: Seating Times: 11, 11:15,11:30 ;1:00, 1:15,1:30, and 3 pm

Cost: $32-$72

You can view the menu & make reservations HERE

 

 

Merit Scholars Mother's Day Concert

CSMA’s Merit Scholarship Student Ensembles perform special selections to celebrate Mother’s Day in this annual event. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy these talented, young musicians.
 

Location: Community School of Music & Arts: Finn Center, 230 San Antonio Cir, Mountain View, CA 94040

Date: May 12th

Time: 5-6:30pm

Cost: FREE

You can view the Facebook event HERE

 

 

Mother's Day Makeup & Mimosas

Pamper your mom with mimosas and a makeup class in Downtown Campbell! You'll be ready for a night on the town!

 

Location: Khartoum Bar: 300 Orchard City Drive, Campbell, CA 95008

Date: May 12th

Time: 12:30pm-2:30pm

Cost: $45-$60

You can purchase tickets and find more information HERE

 

 

Winchester Mystery House Brunch & Tour

Looking for a unique way to celebrate Mom this Mothers Day? Start things off right — by spoiling her with a sweet and savory brunch and bottomless mimosas in the Winchester Estate Greenhouse. Afterwards you will explore the world famous Winchester Mystery House on the 65 minute Mansion tour.

 

Location: Winchester Mystery House: 525 S Winchester Blvd, San Jose, CA. 95128

Date: May 13th

Time: 11am-3pm

Cost: $29-$99

You can view the Facebook event HERE

 

 

Mother's Day  Open House

Love going to open houses on the weekend?! Check out this weekend's open houses by area!