Celebrate Mother's Day

It’s time to make mom feel extra, extra special.


Make it extra special with these awesome Maryland Mother’s Day ideas with brunches, festivals, and events.


Mothers Day Garden Picnic at Star Bright Farm
Field of Lavender at Star Bright Farm
Helen Norman

May 9, 2021
This Mother’s Day treat the mother(s) in your life to a countryside picnic at Star Bright Farm, complete with decadent boxed lunch by Llamalo Catering and custom-made Star Bright Farm beverages. Families are invited to spread out across the farm and create your own picturesque picnic settings with tables, chairs and blankets brought from home. Let the kids roam the hillside while mom relaxes or shops for herself in the Barn Market. Select tables will be available in the upstairs of our Barn Market on a first-come first-serve basis.

Mother's Day Cruises
The Catherine Marie yacht in Annapolis

May 9, 2021
Treat the moms in your life to a lovely cruise aboard a Watermark® yacht. Watermark is offering 90-minute Mother’s Day cruises in Annapolis, featuring live music, charcuterie boxes, and a signature drink, The Momosa.  In Baltimore, City Cruises is offering Mother's Day cruises with brunch for some lucky moms.

Top Brunch Restaurants
Blue Moon breakfast’s Capt’n Crunch French toast
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Looking for a tasty brunch restaurant for Mothers Day near you? Check out these top brunch restaurants, which made Open Table's Top 100 Best Brunch Spots in America!

Spa Escapes
women at spa
The Ivy

There are so many spa options all over Maryland. Perhaps a "diamond facial" at National Harbor or a  trip to the Himalayan salt cave in Bethesda is more your cup of tea. Experiences await you throughout Maryland.

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Garden Retreats
Ladew Gardens in spring
Helen Norman

These green oases – with ornamental, heirloom or native plants, topiary, outdoor sculpture and historical roots – can easily be the colorful centerpiece for a Maryland getaway. Whether you are an avid gardener, birdwatcher, appreciator of art – or just looking to enjoy nature, stretch your legs – our  gardens are wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate the seasons.

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Mother's Day and Mother Nature
Woman on the Water
Maryland DNR

Mother Nature beckons Moms outside with a large menu of possibilities, many can be enjoyed solo. So get away from it all.  Maryland offers hiking, biking, birdingwater adventures and much more.  Refresh your spirit and enjoy the nurture of nature for Mother's Day in Maryland.

Mother's Day at Green Meadows Petting Zoo
Green Meadows Petting Zoo
Green Meadows Petting Zoo

May 9, 2021
Moms, meet the other Moms and their cute offspring.  There are lots of babies to see and Moms to congratulate.  You can even feed some farm animals.  And go on a relaxing hayride. Then watch the farm's pigs race!  Enjoy hands-on experiences with the many farm animals.  And for Mother's Day, pay for one regular admission and Mom can come in for free.

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