Mother’s Day Events and Brunches on the Main Line
Celebrate Mom (and you!) with these special events around town.
Mother’s Day is coming up, and whether you want to celebrate the mothers in your life or enjoy some quality time with your kids, there are so many ways to celebrate. From brunch to crafting and much more, here are some special events around town to make your day memorable.
May 4, 1—2:30 pm
Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne
Using kiln-fired clay, children and their adult guest will work collaboratively to create unique spring flower pots. Works will be fired at Wayne Art Center and ready for pick up in approximately two weeks. Recommended for participants ages 6 and older. Tickets available online.
May 4, 2—4 pm
Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne
Celebrate Mother’s Day early and create a memory (and gift) that will last a lifetime! Ms. Kate Hochner teaches participants you how to form pretty flowers and leaves using polymer clay, then how to fashion a unique necklace. Tickets available online.
May 4 and 10
Sweet and Sassy, 250 Plaza Drive Providence Town Center, Collegeville
Learn all different kinds of braiding together in this fun bonding opportunity. Reserve your spot online.
May 8, 10 – 11:30 am and 12:30 – 2 pm
515 Painter Road, Media
Kids will bake some fun cookies for Mom, using fresh, edible flowers. They’ll also and make teabags! Thematic content and cooking tasks will be best suited to kids ages 3-6, but all ages are welcome. Pre-register online.
May 8, 4 —5 pm
362 Righters Mill Road, Gladwyne
Kids will make a Mother’s Day gift and card, plus a Father’s Day gift for Dad. The gift is a surprise! Register online.
May 8, 5:30—7 pm
Belmont Hills Library, 120 Mary Waters Ford Rd., Bala Cynwyd
Kids are invited to wear their pajamas and bring their loveys to celebrate mom with stories and a craft.
May 9, 11:15 am–noon
Tredyffrin Public Library, 582 Upper Gulph Rd., Strafford
Read some ‘Llama Llama’ stories and finish up with an extra special craft for extra special mamas. Recommended for ages 2-5 years with caregiver, online registration required.
May 10, 10 am — 8 pm
21 N. Pennell Road, Media
All day long in the library, drop in where there will be arts and crafts supplies for kids and their caregivers to come and make Mother’s Day cards for all those special moms, grandmas, aunts, and mothering adults in their lives.
May 10, 11—11:45 am
Media-Upper Providence Free Library, 1 E. Front St., Media
Kids ages 5 and under can drop in for this special Family Fun Friday event to get ready for Mother’s Day.
May 11 and 12
Penns Woods Winery, 124 Beaver Valley Road, Chadds Ford
Race through the beautiful Vineyard trails, leading back to some world-class wine and live music. Kids can participate too, with a fun run at 10 am. Register online.
1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square
Spend time in the gardens, enjoy live music in the beer garden, take in a spectacular illuminated fountain show, and more. Timed tickets are recommended.
May 11, 12:30—2 pm
50 Plaza Drive Providence Town Center, Collegeville
Enjoy snacks, mom and daughter makeovers, dancing, a mom-daughter runway show, keepsake photo, and more! Reserve your spot online.
May 12, 8 am– 4 pm
137 W. Knowlton Road, Media
Mothers fish for free at Linvilla’s Orchard Lake with paid child’s admission.
May 12, 9:30 am—noon
Lulu’s Casita West Chester, 109 N. High St., West Chester
Namaste at Lulu’s this Mother’s Day. Enjoy a light breakfast, craft, photo booth, and yoga for you and your little one. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org; $20 per child.
May 12, 10 am—noon
Chatter Splatter, 1030 Conshohocken Rd., Conshohocken
Enjoy muffins and drinks while your kids play, meet Anna and Kristoff from Frozen, and enjoy balloon twisting and face painting. Register online.
May 12, 11 am — 1 pm
914 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills
Bring along the little ones to make a sweet surprise! Reservations are required. $5 per child includes all materials and instruction.
May 12, 11 am—12:30 pm and 1—2:30 pm
109 W. Lancaster Ave., Wayne
Paint and sip with Mom on Mother’s Day! Includes one mimosa (Sprite/OJ also available) and up to 90 minutes of paint time. Pre-register online.
May 12, 11:45 am
Ardmore Music Hall, 23 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore
Using the songs from the most iconic musicians in rock history, the Rock and Roll Playhouse offers its core audience (typically kids ages 3-8 years old) games, movement, stories, and of course an opportunity to rock!
Photograph courtesy of Fleming’s.
555 E. Lancaster Ave., Suite 10, Radnor
For the person who does the impossible. Treat her to a three-course brunch or an elegant dinner, or both! Fleming’s is opening early at 10 am, so you can celebrate mom all day.
May 5, 3—4:30 pm
Greater Plymouth Community Center, 2910 Jolly Road, Plymouth Meeting
Decorate cookies, make candies, and enjoy time together. For ages 2-10 with an adult.
May 11 and 12, 10:30 am and 12:30 pm
1661 Harding Blvd., Norristown
Pick between morning and afternoon all weekend, and enjoy a delicious brunch buffet and a day at the zoo.
May 11, 1 — 4 pm
Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne
In this three-hour workshop, mothers and children will learn about and prepare dishes for a high tea, hear about English table etiquette and experience the diverse blend of flavors, textures, colors and herbs while enjoying a meal together. Pre-registration is required. This is suited for kids ages 4 and up.
503 Lancaster Ave., Wayne
A Taste of Britain presents an elevated version of their afternoon tea including a mimosa and extra special sweets tray.
May 12, 9:30 am — noon
6 Cricket Ave., Ardmore
Enjoy all-you-can-eat food stations, plus coffee and mimosas for the adults, while your kids play in the playspace. RSVP to email@example.com to join.
May 12, 10 am — 4 pm
591 E. Lancaster Ave., St. Davids
A special Champagne Sunday Brunch with magnificent views of the Formal Gardens, live classical piano, and a special Mother’s Day brunch buffet. Call 610-341-3188 to make reservations.
May 12, 11 am
Movie Tavern, 110 Bartlett Ave., Exton
Come for a delicious brunch buffet and a screening of The Sound of Music. Reserve your seats online.
May 12, 9:30 am—1:30 pm
1 Hoffman’s Mill Rd., Chadds Ford
Enjoy an elegant brunch buffet (with a mimosa and bloody Mary bar) with a view, and then take in the museum’s collection of American art. No reservations needed; museum admission is a separate fee.
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Lead photograph provided by Fleming’s Steakhouse.