Mark the date — May 8 — because your mother is likely to be disappointed if you don’t plan something special for her. Here are just a few options in the San Diego area:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Show mom how much you appreciate her with The Del’s spectacular Mother’s Day champagne brunch buffet.
9 to 11:30 a.m.
Treat mom to a spectacular Mother’s Day brunch on a Hornblower Cruise! Whisk her onboard a Hornblower yacht and all mom has to do is enjoy the scenery, the wonderful cuisine, and your company.
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sit back and celebrate mom with a relaxing 25-mile cruise on the Big Bay. She’ll be transported sipping mimosas, delighting in an assortment of gourmet food selections and enjoying live music aboard this luxury yacht.
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Served in the Westgate Hotel’s beautiful Fontainebleau and Versailles salons, brunch will feature made to-order-omelets, fresh seafood, gourmet plates, carving and crepe stations, baked breads, pastries, and a variety of gourmet desserts.
10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Take mom to the park this Mother’s Day! Visit The Prado in Balboa Park.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Treat mom to a special Mother’s Day on the beach, at SEA180° Coastal Tavern.
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Show mom your love with a seaside culinary adventure, where stunning ocean views are served alongside chef specialties and brunch classics. Relax and dine leisurely on the Chandlers Restaurant outdoor patio or sit indoors to be close to the festivities.
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Abbey, Hornblower’s on-land venue, offers a rare, refined uptown option for Mother’s Day. Originally constructed as an Episcopal church, this elegant 1910 landmark is San Diego’s only remaining Classic Revival structure.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Everyone is invited to celebrate Mother’s Day in California’s crown jewel, Coronado, at the annual Historical Home Tour, “Coronado Homes By The Sea.”
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Treat mom to burgers, fries and fun at the Corvette Diner, which will be offering Mother’s Day brunch specials.
11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Leave the cooking to Sheraton Carlsbad this Mother’s Day. Enjoy coastal views, superb brunch, music and children’s activities.
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Visit the famous Flower Fields on the final day of the season for mom’s special day. The stage will be filled with colorful dancing from the Rancho Buena Vista High School’s Ballet Folklorico, and you can make your own mixed bouquets for only $5.
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The Oasis Camel Dairy Open Farm and Show is all about two new moms, Jamilia and Lily, and their beautiful new baby camels!
Make reservations for the activity that most strikes your fancy; remember, seats will fill up quickly. Let us know at S.A.F.E. if you need any more ideas to celebrate your mom.