Moms can visit Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden for free on Saturday, May 13th, 2017, and Sunday, May 14th.
Both days the hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The first 250 moms each day also receive a free potted plant.
This is an opportunity for families to enjoy a special day at the Garden together. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. families are encouraged to engage in activities and crafts, enjoy live music, take a horse-drawn carriage ride for an additional fee, and more (weather permitting).
The Garden Store will offer mimosas and a selection of specialty drinks in addition to food and snacks throughout the weekend. Food trucks will also be onsite.
Garden admission applies. Mothers and Garden members are admitted free, $12.95 per adult, $11.95 per senior 60+, $6.95 per child 2-12 and children under two are free. The Garden is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, but please note that ticket sales and entry end at 4 p.m. each day. Guests may reserve admission tickets online in advance at www.DSBG.org for the quickest entry. Mother’s Day Weekend is sponsored by K104.7.
Some additional opportunities:
Celebrate with mom all weekend and treat her to a wine walk in the Garden on Saturday! Guests will receive a Garden wine glass and sample five wines at stations throughout the Garden. Tickets are available online or by calling 704-825-1252. Limited tickets will be available at the Garden on the day of the event. All guests must provide a valid form of identification upon arrival. $22 for members; $25 for non-members. (In addition to admission price.) May 13th, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Mommy and Me Tea:
Saturday, May 13; Seatings at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Ages: 2-12 (Children must be accompanied by at least one paid adult)
Registration ends Thursday, May 11 at Noon
$25 for members, $30 for non-members.
Share an afternoon tea with your Mom and Sproutycakes Bakery. Enjoy tea sandwiches and sweets plus two types of delicious iced teas. Moms will receive a special gift and kids will receive a take-home kit to make their Mom a card for Mother’s Day.
Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches
Veggie and Hummus Tea Sandwiches
Turkey and Cucumber Pinwheels
Iced Sugar Cookies
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any food allergies/dietary needs by Thursday, May 11 after registering.
The garden is at 6500 South New Hope Road, Belmont.