Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s time to plan and make those reservations for Mom’s special day. Whether you are looking for an elegant brunch and gentle stroll through a park, or you’d like something a little more unusual…Lorri Molnar has some suggestions for Mother’s Day around Columbus.
Here’s wishing you and that special Mother in your life a very Happy Mother’s Day from Lorri Molnar.
Restaurants offering special Mother’s Day menus, brunches, and features:
The Blackwell: Mother’s day Brunch. Reservations required.
Buca di Beppo Locations: Join us.
Cameron’s American Bistro: Brunch and Dinner specials, reservations required. Special opening time of 11am.
Cap City DinerLocations: Brunch and Dinner specials, reservations recommended. Special opening time of 10am.
Due Amici: Special Mother’s Day features.
Grand Valley Dale Ballroom: Holiday dinner show with big band music, reservations required
J Gilberts: Mother’s Day Prix Fixe $35, 11am-8pm. Reservations recommended.
Lemongrass Fusion Bistro: Dinner Special
M: Special Brunch, reservations required. Special opening at 11am.
Marcella’s: Special Brunch or Dinner menu. Reservations recommended. Special opening at 11am.
Martini: Mother’s Day Brunch or Dinner Menu, reservations required. Special opening at 11am.
McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood: Join us.
Molly Woo’s: Special Mother’s Day dinner. Reservations required, opening 11am.
The River Club: Champagne Brunch, reservations required.
Ruth’s Chris: Lunch or Dinner, Reservations recommended.
Tucci’s California Bistro: Special Buffet and Dinner service.
Z Cucina di Spirito: Mother’s Day Italian feast, reservations required.
Mother’s Day Gifts:
Purchase a $100 gift certificate to Charles Penzone Salons, and get a complimentary candle in a Penzone scent!
Visit Inniswood Gardens and receive a free seed packet for your own garden!
Family Activities for Mom’s Special Day:
Blooms & Butterflies at Franklin Park Conservatory: Adopt a butterfly and release it into the water garden, $5 per butterfly.
Clayspace: Special Mother/Child clay projects, $35 for adult, $25 for child
SPEAK! Women Sharing Voices at the King Arts Complex
Mother’s Day Art, Craft, and LifeStyle Show at Tuttle Mall
Mother’s Day celebration at the Columbus Zoo: Moms get in free with a paid child admission.
Mother’s and Grandmother’s Day at Blendon Woods Metro Park: A presentation on nesting birds, then a gentle walk along the Lake Trail to look for nests.
Wildflower Wonder at Sharon Woods Metro Park: 1 mile on and off trail wildflower search, and informational talk.
Columbus International Gem and Jewelry Show: At Vet’s Memorial