She assisted you with your schoolwork, served you chicken noodle soup when you were ill, and never missed a game or performance. Whatever her special brand of nurturing was, she earned a wonderful Mother’s Day, yes?
So, how do you show your great mother your appreciation for all her selfless hours caring for you? We have some fantastic suggestions for surprising Mom and showing her how much you care and appreciate her. We live in an amazing area filled with endless opportunities to give Mom her due. How about these for some fun ideas?
- Beach picnic or lunch at her favorite restaurant
- Spa day with her best-loved treatments
- A harbor tour to watch the dolphins
- An epic brunch at the harbor or with Flamingo dancers
- A gift certificate to pamper her AFTER the big day
- Her favorite bottle of wine that she thinks costs too much to splurge
You likely have some ideas of your own, but the important thing is to take time to make it a special day
Mothers Day Orange County Event Ideas
When you think of Orange County, you have many options around the water and inland. If It’s a nice day, a beach picnic with wine at the San Clemente pier or the beautiful sand in Laguna Beach comes to mind.
Mother’s Day Cruise: Spoil your mother with a two-hour cruise with refreshments, fruit, pastries, and other goodies. May 8 at Dana Wharf, 10 am and 5 pm. Preregistration is suggested.
Mother’s Day Experiences – enjoy great music, festive dining, and a pop-up in South Coast Plaza. For a day she’ll remember, book high tea or a day at the Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club.
Suppose it’s flowers that make her smile. Today, grab a gorgeous bouquet for Mom at French Buckets in Laguna Beach or Newport Beach! Whether she enjoys roses, lilies, orchids, or dahlias, show her how much you care by giving her a stunning arrangement. If you have a certain idea, French Buckets will design a unique, personalized arrangement just for you!
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a feast full of good food and drinks. One of the best Mother’s Day Brunches is at the Balboa Bay Resort. But book early. It’s a popular and gorgeous spot right on the docks.
Corona del Mar
Take Mom on a stroll through a lovely garden and buy gifts for Mother’s Day at Roger’s Garden. Whether she is inspired to add some color to her patio or a touch of home décor, she’ll be back many times to this special spot. Roger’s is also a terrific spot for lunch in their Farmhouse Restaurant.
If unique entertainment is part of your Mothers Day Orange County adventure, enjoy a three-course brunch buffet while watching a flamenco dance performance at the Mother’s Day Flamenco & Champagne Brunch at Cafe Sevilla in Costa Mesa.
Last But Not Least!
At OC Skin Care By Karie, we offer many anti-aging, skin revitalization, and skin soothing treatments that can be part of her big day or a much-appreciated gift certificate to book at her leisure! Here is a link to our website with information about:
- Our May Mother’s Day special, including a 20% discount
- How to purchase a gift certificate
- Our booking page with a complete list of the best skincare treatments using medical and organic ingredients and peels
We hope you found this blog inspiring and helpful. Have a wonderful Mothers Day Orange County, pampering your mom, a mom, or yourself…you deserve it!