Mother’s Day is May 8 and there are countless ways to recognize the most important woman in the world right here in Loudoun. Indeed, you don’t have to limit yourself to Sunday events. Here are some of the best ways to celebrate mom this Mother’s Day weekend.
Mother's Day Flowers
Flowers are making a special appearance at Bear Chase Brewing this Mother’s Day (May 8th) – wine/beer and bouquets. Enjoy your favorite cold brew or wine and take a stop at Tip Top Flower Truck to assemble your own bouquet to show your appreciation to all the irresistible mothers out there. Meanwhile, at Dirt Farm Brewing in Bluemont, Fleur De Leah Flower Farm will be offering beautiful home-grown and hand-picked bouquets for $25 each, part of the scenic brewery’s Mother’s Day Brunch & Bouquets event starting at 11 am.
Mother's Day Exercise
Mothers appreciate a good zen moment after so many (not so) zen moments Casanel Vineyards & Winery will provide that this Mother’s Day with a yoga course with YogaSix. General admission tickets are $28 and include wine.
Mother's Day Brunches
The Stable at Bluemont Vineyard hosts a Mother’s Day Chef’s Table Brunch on May 7 and 8 (11 a.m.-2 p.m., starting at $65). Start by crafting your own “Mom-osa’s” with The Stable at Bluemont Vineyard spread of juices, fruits, and garnishes. Chef Karli Hens, accompanied by Bluemont Vineyard Wine Ambassadors, will be giving a farm-to-table experience with a farm-fresh, five-course menu paired with this season’s freshly produced wine. From Mom-osa’s to BeerMosa’ s, Dirt Farm Brewing is hosting its Mother’s Day Brunch & Bouquets event on May 8. Choose from a gourmet menu featuring a light and refreshing crab frittata filled with spinach and artichoke accompanied with warm breads and spreads, locally produced sausage and bacon, fresh assortment of fruits, a hearty, carefully carved ribeye, and potato mash all washed down with a refreshing BeerMosa. Tickets are $34 per person and $15 for children under 12.
Mother's Day by the Pond
This Mother’s Day weekend - the Bird Bites Kitchen at Henway Hard Cider Company will host a family-friendly event featuring a cold brew tea flight made of white, black and herbal teas along with a picnic spread for two including fried chicken, country ham, homemade biscuits with a spread of hot honey, jams, jellies and mustards. Bring your own blanket or gift mom a Henway Hard Cider branded blanket to remember the day. Of course, there will be cider to try too, and a pond to relax by in the spring sunshine. Bogati Winery is also offering its own by-the-pond escapade with two, boxed lunch options: Indian-style Tandoori Chicken Salad infused with apricots, toasted walnuts and sun-dried cranberries served on a soft croissant roll or Mediterranean-inspired Veggie Wrap enclosed with shredded carrots, marinated feta, cucumber, red leaf lettuce and dressed with hummus. Sweeten the pallet with a Tiramisu cupcake topped with a mascarpone cream.
Mother's Day Sip + Shop
Vanish Farmwoods Brewery is combining art, cuisine, and shopping for a Mother’s Day extravaganza on Sunday, May 8th. Enjoy BBQ and pizza or have a taste of the sea with Nomini Bay Oysters serving fresh shucked oysters. The event includes local artisans and live music from Patty Reese.