Happy early Mother’s Day mommies!!
Why not try and do something different this year for this special day? Thanks to San Diego Magazine, we found a list of fun activities going on in gorgeous San Diego that will not only make for a fun family day, but also do some good in the community!
Mission Valley Sunset Rotary Mother’s Day 5K
Mission Valley Sunset Rotary presents their first annual Mother’s Day 5K benefitting the San Diego Rescue Mission! Treat Mom to a morning of exercise and beautiful views at De Anza Cove in Mission Bay. Elite runners and casual walkers alike will enjoy this Mother’s Day kick-off as they support the needs of homeless men, women, and children in San Diego.
Sunday, May 12 | 7:00am | De Anza Cove
Mama’s Day 2013
Mama’s Kitchen, a local nonprofit dedicated to providing food to men, women, and children affected by AIDS or cancer, presents their 22nd annual “Mama’s Day”. They invite you to celebrate with a silent auction, opportunity drawing, and wine vault as over 55 local top chefs serve up a gourmet feast with their delectable Mother’s Day specials.
Friday, May 10 | 6:30pm-9:30pm, VIP Reception 5:30pm-6:30pm | Hyatt Regency La Jolla
General admission $125, VIP $250. Special room rates $99/night.
Spend the Saturday before Mother’s Day at San Diego Botanic Garden’s famous Chocolate Festival! This family-friendly event features chocolate tastings, demonstrations, and a variety of Mother’s Day gifts.
Saturday, May 11 | 10:00am-4:00pm | San Diego Botanic Garden
Free with admission or membership, plus tasting tickets as desired.
19th Annual Mother’s Day Weekend Art and Garden Tour
Take Mom on a relaxing journey of beautiful homes and gardens filled with art. This self-guided tour presented by the San Dieguito Art Guild boasts nine North County gardens with displays of original artwork in a variety of media by the guild’s artist-members.
Saturday, May 11 – Sunday, May 12 | 10:00am-4:00pm | Off Track Gallery, Encinitas
Celebrate Mother’s Day and leave the baking to Sprinkles! The MOM Box features Dark Chocolate, Red Velvet, Vanilla and Lemon cupcakes adorned with Sprinkles daisies and “MOM” sugar decorations, and sealed with a “MOM Loves Cupcakes” sticker. Available May 10 to 12.
San Diego Safari Park Mother’s Day Brunch
Spend Mother’s Day among the animals with a bountiful buffet!
Seatings at 10:00am and 1:30pm
Members: $39.95 per adult, $18.95 per child 3-11.
Nonmembers: $44 per adult, $34 per child 3-11.