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Mother's Day Weekend

The Mother’s Day Weekend Celebration is a three-day weekend with many opportunities to honor and spend time with mom and loved ones. Enjoy the popular Butterflies LIVE! exhibit, live music, Children’s Garden activities, shopping, dining and more.

Saturday, May 11, 2019
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Event Details

Regular Garden admission  Mothers Day weekend kicks off with flowers at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Saturday and Sunday – Enjoy activities in the Children’s Garden include “make-and-takes” for mom: make a Mother’s Day card and a tissue paper flower! (10 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Saturday, May 11 – Create an experience your mom will enjoy, give her a tour of A Million Blooms. Plus, we’ll be raffling off prizes on Saturday, too! You’ll have a chance to win Garden tickets, gift certificates, and items from the Garden Shop throughout the day.

Sunday, May 12 – Enjoy the smooth jazz sounds of Glennroy Bailey at the popular Mother’s Day concert held at the Bloemendaal House from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Food is also available for purchase at the Bloemendaal House from 12 p.m.-3 p.m.  Guests are welcome to bring blankets or lawn chairs but no outside food or beverage is permitted.

Tips for Mother’s Day: Arrive before noon if you can. Carpool if you can, parking is limited.

Price-Fixe Mother’s Day Brunch at the Lora Robins Tea House (tickets go on sale February 1) with seatings at 10 a.m.,  12 p.m., 2 p.m. Reservations: teahouseevents.com. Please note that admission to the Garden or Garden Membership is required in addition to your brunch.  NO phone reservations, please. Please arrive 30-45 minutes early for your brunch reservation.