Mother’s Day is right around the corner and, let’s be honest, the moms in our lives deserve to be pampered like queens. So we’ve gathered 5 of our favorite ways to show the special women in your life just how much they are appreciated.
Mix It Up
Eat, drink, laugh and be merry at this fun cocktail workshop! Let mom mix it up while a professional instructor and bartender teach you how to concoct five classic cocktails. Located on-site of the Bay Area’s largest mulberry farm, pairs will enjoy a quick orchard tour, followed by a 90-minute cocktail session and pizza oven fun.
City Of Cocktail
1046 Metro Circle, Palo Alto, CA 94303
Sun, May 9 at 11 am and 1:30 pm
Sometimes, mom just needs to get away, breathe in fresh air, and escape the hustle and bustle of the city. So when relaxation calls, skip the dreaded jetlag and get away to Chaminade Resort, a spectacular mountaintop retreat in Santa Cruz. Featuring a recent multi-million dollar renovation, guests can now enjoy an updated main Villa, inspired landscaping, and a brand new restaurant called The View, A Treeside Restaurant, which offers al fresco dining overlooking Monterey Bay. Located just five minutes from golf courses, the beach, and downtown Santa Cruz, Chaminade is a haven for recreation, relaxation and fun.
One Chaminade Lane, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
Unconditional love deserves unconditional pampering and care. So from massages and facials to manis and pedis, an ultimate day of relaxation is a great way to say, “thank you” for all that Mom (or Grandma) does day-in and day-out. Located in the heart of the elegant Santana Row shopping district, Burke Williams is a European-inspired spa that offers a variety of treatments including some of the finest Aromatherapy in the country.
355 Santana Row, Suite 2010, San Jose, CA 95128
Splash of Fun
With the weather warming up nicely and people getting ready to welcome summer with open arms, there’s no better time than now to surprise mom with a day trip to the beach, Santa Cruz Main Beach specifically. This seaside playground is captivating with a lively boardwalk and amusement park, and is ideal for families with young children since this ocean strand is known for its gentle waves on-duty lifeguards.
Santa Cruz Main Beach
Sip along with mom all afternoon at Hannah Nicole Vineyards & Winery while shopping unique products from local vendors and enjoying live music from the talented Double Shot. You’ll even be treated to a culinary lunch from Chef Roberto Rose from Vin Alegro and an L&B Boards charcuterie board to pair with your wine. It’s the perfect way to help mom “wine” down.
Hannah Nicole Vineyards & Winery
6700 Balfour Rd, Brentwood, CA 94513