Things to do.
We know you want to honor and pamper your mother and time together. Here are some great ideas that will make her feel extra special.
Healthy Baking Class
Following a whole, healthful food lifestyle doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the joys of baking! Join Hotel del Coronado Pastry Chef Daphne Higa in the 1500 OCEAN kitchen on Sunday, May 1, for an afternoon of healthy baking. Perfect for Mother’s Day, this class is open to children when accompanied by an adult. www.hoteldel.com
Spend May 7 at the famous Chocolate Festival at the San Diego Botanic Garden! Enjoy dozens of delectable chocolate tastings, demonstrations, a chocolate fountain and more. This family-friendly event also features children’s activities and a variety of Mother’s Day gifts. www.sdbgarden.org
Mother’s Day Run
Mission Valley Sunset Rotary will put on their 4th Annual Mother’s Day 5k on Sunday May 8. This is a fun and healthy way to kick-off Mother’s Day for the whole family. The 5k raises funds for the San Diego Rescue Mission. www.sdrescue.org
Historic Home Tour
On May 8, celebrate Mother’s Day in California’s Crowned Jewel, Coronado, at the annual Historical Home Tour. This year the tour is themed “Coronado Homes by The Sea.” You are invited into six beautifully designed and appointed homes, each representing architectural styles of a life by the sea. www.coronadohistory.org
Join The Flower Fields final day of their season for Mother’s special day. The stage will be filled with colorful dancing from the Rancho Buena Vista High School’s Ballet Folklorico. In addition, you can make your own mixed bouquets for mother. www.theflowerfields.com
Mother & Daughter Tea
Relax to the melodious sounds of a harp and indulge in a delightful array of delicious tea sandwiches and pastries paired with traditional teas and a glass of champagne at The Westgate Hotel. Home-made macaroons will be offered as a giveaway to each mom to celebrate this special day! www.westgatehotel.com