What to do in San Diego for Mother’s Day

The love that moms give is anything but ordinary. So, this Mother’s Day, do something out-of-the-ordinary for her. Treat your mom to a special Mother’s Day event to celebrate her, show your appreciation and make new memories together.

We’ve found five unique Mother’s Day events in San Diego to make your search easier:

  1. Mother’s Day Coffee & Cupcake Pairing

    Where: Project Reo Collective 2335 Reo Drive #6 92139
    When: May 12, 2018, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    Cost: $16
    If your mom enjoys coffee and cupcakes, then she’s going to love this! Hosted by a community activism organization that also sells coffee, this event pairs four mouth-watering drinks with four delicious mini cupcakes. There will be music, a photobooth and other local vendors to shop from.

  2. Mother’s Day Weekend Art, Garden & Studio Tour

    Where: South Carlsbad and Encinitas
    When: May 12 and 13, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Cost: $30 (children 17 and under are free with an adult)
    Accompany your mom on an art and garden tour through south Carlsbad and Encinitas. The outing consists of visiting eight different gardens, viewing more than 30 exhibits of local art and frequenting artists’ studios. Local art includes paintings, ceramics, glass art, gourd art, fiber arts, photography, jewelry and others. Every location will serve complimentary refreshments.

  3. Mother & Daughter Teas

    Where: Westgate Hotel Grand Lobby
    When: May 11 and 12, 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    Cost: $50 (plus tax and gratuity)
    Gift your mom with an elegant afternoon of tea and snacks at the luxurious Westgate Hotel in Downtown San Diego. You’ll find yourself savoring the intimate yet relaxing moment, while a harp plays in the background and you nibble on tea sandwiches and pastries. Various traditional teas and champagne will be available, as well as homemade macaroons for every mom.

  4. Mother’s Day Celebration

    Where: Carlsbad Flower Fields
    When: May 13, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Cost: $16 for adults, $14 for seniors
    This celebration is held on Carlsbad Flower Fields’ final day of the season. Come and see the 50 acres of breathtaking Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers in full bloom and enjoy a stage performance put on by a high school dance team. Custom mixed bouquets will be sold for $5.

  5. Mother Daughter Sip, Shop & Fashion Show

    Where: McKenzie Rae Dresses 643 G Street 92101
    When: May 6, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
    Cost: $20
    Bring out your mom’s inner fashionista by attending this fun event. You and your mom will get to walk a red carpet, watch a fashion show and eat hors d’oeuvres. Music, shopping and women’s empowerment speeches will also be available.

No matter your mom’s age, taking her for a special Mother’s Day outing is good for her wellbeing and your bond. Remember to do something that you know she will enjoy. For more fun San Diego events to attend with your loved ones, check out Scripps Affiliated Medical Groups’ articles.

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