With five-star brunches, Mother’s Day runs, museum exhibits, zoo parties and more, you can’t go wrong with taking a Mother’s Day road trip right here in our beautiful state of Ohio. Check out some of these great Mother’s Day activities happening around the Buckeye State to show your mother just how much you care.
Mother’s Day Menu at Chez Francois
Cruise over to Cleveland for a meal your mother will never forget at Chez Francois. With Mother’s Day specials like gossamer lobster bisque, George’s Bank cod, beef filet with Cabernet mushroom sauce and white chocolate mousse with spring berries, Chez Francois is a restaurant that never fails to impress. Call 866-841-7421 ahead of time for afternoon or evening reservations.
The Mother’s Day 5K
Enjoy some time outside with mom at the annual Metro Parks Foundation Mother’s Day 5K. Your mom doesn’t need to be an all-star athlete to take part, because runners and walkers are both welcome. This family-friendly run and walk starts at 8 a.m. on Sunday, May 11 at Munroe Falls Metro Park, so head over to Akron early to take part.
Brunch at the Columbus Museum of Art
Surprise your mom with tickets to the annual Mother’s Day brunch at the Columbus Museum of Art. Enjoy a delicious meal in Derby Court, then spend the day browsing the museum’s many exhibitions including Lilli Carre, Toulouse Lautrec and La View Moderne and the Art of Matrimony.
Mother’s Day Garden Party at the Akron Zoo
Head over to Akron for the Mother’s Day Garden Party at the zoo. Mom receives half off the admission price to this relaxing tea party in the gorgeous Lehner Family Zoo Gardens. Live music, entertainers and craft-making make this Mother’s Day activity fun for the whole family and a great way to show your appreciation for mom.
Bring Your Mom to Specialty RV Sales
There’s no better way to show your mom you love her like a brand new RV from Specialty RV Sales in Lancaster. And if mom’s already in the RV of her dreams, you can browse our huge selection of RV and camping supplies and accessories for the perfect Mother’s Day gift.
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